AT 3:00 AM TODAY, THE CENTER OF SEVERE TROPICAL STORM “INENG” WAS ESTIMATED AT 555 KM EAST NORHTEAST OF CASIGURAN, AURORA OR 580 KM EAST TUGUEGARAO CITY (17.3°N, 127.2°E) WITH MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS OF 95KM/HR NEAR THE CENTER AND GUSTINESS OF UP TO 115KM/HR. IT IS MOVING NORTH NORTHWEST AT 20KM/H. SOUTHWEST MONSOON AFFECTING WESTERN SECTIONS OF LUZON AND VISAYAS.
|Forecast Area||Agri-Weather||Winds||Temperature||Relative Humidity||Leaf Wetness|
|BATANES||STORMY||MODERATE TO STRONG FROM NORTHWEST||LOWLAND 24 - 33
UPLAND 21 - 30
|70 - 100||> 12 HRS|
|CAGAYAN INCLUDING BABUYAN GROUP OF ISLAND, ISABELA, APAYAO, KALINGA, ABRA AND ILOCOS NORTE||RAINS WITH GUSTY WINDS||MODERATE TO STRONG FROM NORTHWEST – EXTREME NORTHERN LUZON;
MODERATE TO STRONG FROM WEST TO SOUTHWEST – REST
|23 - 34
21 - 31
|65 - 100||> 12 HRS|
|METRO MANILA AND REST OF LUZON AND VISAYAS||CLOUDY SKIES WITH SCATTERED RAINSHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS||MODERATE TO STRONG FROM WEST TO SOUTHWEST – REST OF LUZON;
MODERATE TO STRONG FROM SOUTHWEST – VISAYAS
|22 - 32
15 - 22
|55 - 98||4 – 8 HRS|
|MINDANAO||PARTLY CLOUDY TO CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED RAINSHOWERS.||MODERATE TO STRONG FROM SOUTHWEST – EASTERN SECTION OF MINDANAO;
LIGHT TO MODERATE FROM SOUTHWEST – REST
|23 – 34
19 – 26
|50 – 95||0 – 4 HRS|
REGION 1, CAR, REGION 3, NCR, REGION 4A, SAN JOSE, CORON, CUYO,SORSOGON, ALBAY, REGION 6, BORONGAN,BUKIDNON,PCA, DAVAO CITY
REGION 2, CASIGURAN, REST OF REGION 4B, REST OF REGION 5, NEGROS ORIENTAL, ZAMBOANGA DEL NORTE, TAGUM, SURIGAO DEL SUR
REST OF THE COUNTRY
FOR (RAINFED) DRY AREAS WITH LIGHT TO MODERATE WINDS: FUNGAL DEVELOPMENT CAN CAUSE DAMAGE TO STORED FARM PRODUCTS, THUS, IT IS ADVISED TO KEEP BARNS AND CROP STORAGE ROOMS TO BE CLEAN,DRY, WELL VENTILATED AND IN SAFE CONDITION; DELIVERY OF GOODS IN COVERED VANS CAN BE DONE. BE VIGILANT AND ALWAYS INSPECT YOUR RICE FIELDS FOR OCCURRENCE OF PESTS AND DISEASES, ASK FOR PRECAUTIONARY MEASURES OR CONSULT THE EXPERTISE OF YOUR LOCAL AGRICULTURIST
ALL TYPES OF SHELLFISH AND ACETES OR ALAMANG GATHERED AT PUERTO PRINCESA BAY, PUERTO PRICESA CITY IN PALAWAN; THE COASTAL WATERS OF SAN PEDRO, MAQUEDA, IRONG-IRONG, SILANGA AND CAMBATUTAY BAY IN WESTERN SAMAR; LIANGA BAY IN SURIGAO DEL SUR; COASTAL WATERS OF DAUIS AND TAGBILARAN CITY IN BOHOL ARE STILL POSITVE FOR PARALYTIC SHELFISH POISON AND NOT SAFE FOR HUMAN CONSUMPTION. FISHERMEN ARE ADVISED NOT TO GATHER OVER THESE AREAS. THUS, ALL TYPES OF SHELLFISH AND ACETES SP. OR ALAMANG GATHERED FROM THE AREA SHOWN ABOVE ARE NOT SAFE FOR HUMAN CONSUMPTION.
Farmers are reminded that regular or synchronized planting (not too early or late planting), can evade pest infestation. During the early growth stage of the crop (30- 40 days after transplanting (DAT), it is not necessary to spray pesticides against leaf feeding insects, as the rice crop can compensate for leaf damage.
Whorl Maggot Do not spray.
Leaffolder Do not spray during the first 40 DAT.
Green Leafhopper Do not spray if there are no sources of tungro inoculum in the area, or if resistant varieties are used.
BPH, Whitebacked Do not spray during the first 30-40 DAT if there is sufficient number of friendly
Planthopper, organisms, such as spiders, beetles, and mirids.
Stemborers Do not spray if stem borer egg masses are parasitized and few larvae emerged.
Diseases No curative treatment, only preventive (by planting during the regular planting time, using resistant varieties, sanitation, proper spacing, proper fertilizer rate).
Planting and transplanting of rice in some irrigated and rainfed farm areas are still on-going. Planting of ginger, ampalaya, cucumber, sweet pepper, mustard and lettuce is in progress. Irrigated rice are in head development, tillering and flowering stages. Harvesting of eggplant, onions, chayote, squash, string beans and potatoes is being done.
Batanes and Cagayan: 25 – 200; Rest: 0 – 75
Extreme portion: 6 – 10; Rest: 2 – 7
Upland areas: 20 – 36; Rest: 23 – 36
Irrigated and rainfed rice are in seedling, vegetative and flowering stages while irrigated rainy season corn are in tasseling, silking and hard dough stages. Planting of rice, corn, eggplant, patola, okra, squash, tomato, sweet potato, gabi, tapilan, ginger, ubi, cassava, sweet pepper, carrrots and arrowroot is on-going. Harvesting of radish, potatoes, onions, ampalaya, eggplant, tomatoes and carrots is in progress. Cleaning of fields affected by tropical cyclone and southwest monsoon is almost done.
Rice are in seedling and vegetative stages. Preparation of vegetable plot garden in selected areas is in progress. Planting and transplanting of upland rice, mungo, lettuce, mustard, cucumber, sweet pepper, celery, ampalaya, arrowroot, chayote and condol are being done. Harvesting of carrots, sweet peas, cabbage, peanuts, broccoli, celery, lettuce, beets, pechay, potatoes, tomatoes and onions is in progress.
Aurora: 25 – 100; Rest: 75 – 300
Aurora: 3 – 7; Rest: 6 – 10
Moist – Casiguran, Baler; Wet – rest of the region
.Most of Irrigated rice and corn are in vegetative and flowering stages. Planting of mungo, patani, cadios, string beans, ampalaya, patola, bountiful beans, eggplant, cucumber, sweet pepper, talinum, cabbage, lettuce and pechay is being done. Harvesting of papaya, carrots, squash, cucumber, tomatoes, cabbage, potatoes, eggplant, onions and calamansi is on-going. Removal of weeds continues.
Backyard garden preparation and planting of pechay, eggplant, okra, lettuce, mustard, sweet potatoes, upo and chayote are on-going. Harvesting of malunggay, ampalaya leaves, pechay, mustard, lettuce and lemon grass is in progress.
Cavite, Rizal: 50 – 200; Rest: 0 – 75
Cavite, Rizal: 5 – 9; Rest: 1 – 6
Irrigated rice and corn are in seedling, tillering and head development stages. Planting of squash, gabi, ginger, sweet potatoes, patola, upo, okra, sweet pepper, carrots and cassava is on-going. Harvesting of santol, rambutan, banana, papaya, avocado, pineapple, dragon fruit, jackfruit, eggplant, tomatoes, lettuce, cabbage and string beans is still on-going. Fertilizer application has been done on early planted rice
1 - 6
.Irrigated rice and corn are in tillering, head development and flowering stages. Planting of irrigated rice, corn, ginger, ampalaya, squash, chayote, peanuts, cassava and leafy vegetables is on-going. Land and seedbed preparations are still on-going in some field areas. Harvesting of banana, pineapple, papaya, cashew, eggplant, upo, ubi, sweet potatoes and cassava is also on-going.
Wet – Sorsogon, Albay; Moist – rest of the region
Irrigated rice is in tillering, head development and flowering stages. Planting of irrigated rice, corn, patola, tomato, eggplant, cassava, ampalaya squash, ginger, gabi, mungo, carrot, arrowroot, sweet pepper, lettuce, talinum and radish is on-going. Harvesting of ubi, eggplant, ampalaya, tomatoes, okra, gabi, upo, cassava, squash, pechay sweet potatoes, papaya, jackfruit, guyabano and banana is also on-going.
Moist – Capiz; Wet – rest of the region
Irrigated rice is in seedling, vegetative and flowering stages. Corn are in vegetative and tasseling stages. Planting and transplanting of irrigated rice and corn, squash, okra, cadios, patani, ampalaya, soybeans and patola are being done. Land and seedbed preparations are still on-going. Harvesting of papaya, mangoes, guyabano, tomatoes, potatoes, eggplant, jackfruit, carrots, cabbage, pechay and chayote is also on-going.
1 - 5
22 - 33
Irrigated rice is in seedling, vegetative and flowering stages. Planting of irrigated rice and corn, ampalaya, squash, cadios, patani and okra is in progress. Harvesting of ginger, onions, sweet potatoes, mangoes, rambutan, banana, guyabano, papaya, eggplant and tomatoes is on-going.
Moist –Borongan; Dry – rest of the region
Irrigated rice is in seedling, vegetative and flowering stages. Transplanting of irrigated rice is being done. Planting of cowpea, squash, lettuce, cabbage, mungo, bountiful beans, patola, string beans, okra and ampalaya is on-going. Harvesting of rice is in progress as well as leafy vegetables like cabbage, pechay and lettuce. Native lanzones is in maturing stage. Cultivating, removal of weeds and fertilizer application on sugarcane is also on-going.
Planting and transplanting of vegetable crops like eggplant, cucumber, lettuce, okra, patola, squash, celery and ampalaya in the northern part of the region are on-going. Harvesting of leafy vegetables, jackfruit, rambutan, mangosteen, pomelo, durian, banana, marang, papaya, guyabano and mangoes is also on-going.
1 - 6
Moist – Bukidnon; Dry – rest of the region
Bukidnon: 17 – 29; Rest: 20 – 36
Irrigated rice is in tillering, head development, vegetative and flowering stages. Planting and transplanting of irrigated rice and corn as well as patola, ampalaya, peanuts, chayote, squash, cucumber and tomatoes are in progress. Some land and seedbed preparations are still on-going. Harvesting of lettuce, upo, pechay, carrots, cucumber, mustard, cabbage, pineapple, papaya, mangosteen, durian, marang, rambutan, banana and guyabano is also in progress.
Wet – Davao City, PCA; Dry – rest of the region
70 - 98
Upland areas: 17 – 29; Rest: 20 – 35
Irrigated rice is in tillering, head development and flowering stages. Planting and transplanting of irrigated rice and corn, peanuts, lettuce chayote, squash, pechay and cabbage are on-going. Harvesting of mangosteen, mangoes, rambutan papaya, pineapple, pomelo, chayote, eggplant, banana, ginger, carrots, cabbage, tomatoes, pechay and onions is still on-going.
Upland areas: 17 – 29; Rest 20 – 35
Some irrigated rice are in seedling, tillering and vegetative stages. Planting and transplanting of irrigated rice, corn, soybeans, pechay, squash, potatoes, peanuts and chayote are on-going. Harvesting of pomelo, guyabano, durian, mangosteen, marang, banana, tomatoes, sweet potatoes and pineapple is also on-going. Watering activities continue.
0 – 100
2 - 6
Moist - Surigao del Sur; Dry - rest of the country
Upland areas in Agusan del Sur: 19 – 30; Rest 20 – 37
Some irrigated rice are in tillering, vegetative and flowering stages. Planting and transplanting of irrigated rice and corn are in progress. Planting of tapilan, okra, patola, lettuce, soybeans, pechay, eggplant, ampalaya, tomato, upo, peanuts, chayote, carrots, ginger, gabi, sweet pepper and arrowroot is being done. Land and seedbed preparations for some irrigated and rainfed fields are still on-going. Harvesting of mangosteen, dragon fruit, jackfruit, pomelo, banana, papaya, pineapple, avocado, tomatoes, eggplant, leafy vegetables and root crops is also on-going.
Upland areas: 16 – 30; Rest 20 – 36
Land preparations in some selected pump irrigated areas are being done. Planting of rice, corn, potatoes, cabbage, cauliflower, celery, eggplant, chayote, peanuts, sweet potatoes, ampalaya, squash, okra, upo and cassava is being done. Harvesting of mangosteen, banana, pomelo, papaya rambutan, marang, durian, pineapple, jackfruit, leafy vegetables and root crops is in progress.