Recent Game Updates:
50 additional Pokémon originally discovered in the Hoenn region can be caught.
Real-world weather conditions are now reflected in Map View, in battle, and when catching Pokémon.
Added a weather icon that can be tapped to highlight which Pokémon types are more likely to appear in the surrounding area and will be affected by current weather conditions.
Added the beta feature to create battle parties that allow Trainers to save teams of up to six Pokémon to take into Gym battles and Raid Battles.
Increased Pokémon Storage maximum to 1,500.
Updated the battle interface to include a dedicated button for performing a Charged Attack.
Various bug fixes and performance updates.
Shiny Gen 3 Pokémon:
Absol and Mawile are currently available in their shiny versions from raids (Absol is a Tier 4 Raid Boss and Mawile is a Tier 2 Raid Boss)
You can see a list of Absol counter Pokémon by following this LINK)
Dynamic Weather Gameplay:
The Pokémon GO user interface will reflect each Trainer’s current local weather.
Certain Pokémon will be more likely to appear frequently in weather that suits them the most.
These Pokémon will yield bonus Stardust when caught.
These Pokémon are more likely to have greater potential in battle.
Move types that match certain weather conditions will deal extra damage in battle.
Battle Parties (Beta):
Trainers will be able to create and name teams of up to six Pokémon in their Pokémon collection for quick access when participating in Gym battles and Raid Battles.
Trainers will be able to increase the maximum number of Pokémon they can collect in their Pokémon Storage from 1,000 to 1,500 by purchasing Pokémon Storage Upgrades in the in-game shop.
For more notes and a more detailed description of the upcoming changes, please follow THIS LINK