The Philippines - Typhoon Winnie
DHA-Geneva Situation Report No. 1
to the UNDP/DHA Resident Representative in Manila, on 18 August 1997, fringes
of Typhoon Winnie together with torrential monsoon rains hit several regions
in the Philippines, causing flooding, in particular in the northwestern
and northcentral regions,including the Luzon region and the Metro Manila
area, and parts of Visayas and Mindanao.
figures provided by the National Disaster Coordinating Council indicate