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15 Jan 2019 description

SUMMARY

Tropical Depression “USMAN” entered the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) on 25 December 2018. It has made landfall in the vicinity of Borongan, Eastern Samar and has weakened into a Low Pressure Area (LPA) on 29 December 2018.

I. Status of Affected Families / Persons

A total of 220,326 families or 925,636 persons were affected in 1,271 barangays, 136 cities/municipalities, and 14 provinces in Regions V, VIII, CALABARZON, and MIMAROPA (see Table 1; Annex A for details).

15 Jan 2019 description

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II. EFFECTS

A. Affected Population (TAB A)

  • A total of 220,553 families / 926,585 persons were affected in 1,301 barangays in Regions CALABARZON, MIMAROPA, V, and VIII.

  • Of which, 661 families / 2,712 persons are being served inside 33 ECs and 1,269 families / 5,410 persons outside ECs.

Sources: OCD Ro Vand DSWD DROMIC Report No. 19 re TD USMAN as of 13 January 2019, 4PM.

B. CASUALTIES (TAB B)

14 Jan 2019 description

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II. EFFECTS

A. Affected Population (TAB A)

  • A total of 216,998 families / 909,781 persons were affected in 1,270 barangays in Regions CALABARZON, MIMAROPA, V, and VIII.

  • Of which, 988 families / 4,213 persons are being served inside 44 ECs and 13,759 families / 71,188 persons outside ECs.

Sources: OCD RO V and DSWD DROMIC Report No.17 re TD USMAN as of 11 January 2019, 5PM.

B. CASUALTIES (TAB B)

13 Jan 2019 description

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II. CURRENT WEATHER UPDATE

11 January 2019

  • At 4:00 AM, trough of Low Pressure Area (LPA) affecting Mindanao. Northeast Monsoon affecting Luzon.

  • Central and Eastern Visayas, CARAGA, Northern Mindanao, and Davao Region will experience cloudy skies with scattered rainshowers and thunderstorm caused by trough of LPA. Possible flashfloods or landslides due to scattered light to moderate to at times heavy rains.

12 Jan 2019 description

SUMMARY

Tropical Depression “USMAN” entered the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) on 25 December 2018. It has made landfall in the vicinity of Borongan, Eastern Samar and has weakened into a Low Pressure Area (LPA) on 29 December 2018.

I. Status of Affected Families / Persons

A total of 216,954 families or 910,451 persons were affected in 1,249 barangays, 135 cities/municipalities, and 14 provinces in Regions V, VIII, CALABARZON, and MIMAROPA (see Table 1; Annex A for details).

11 Jan 2019 description

SUMMARY

Tropical Depression “USMAN” entered the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) on 25 December 2018. It has made landfall in the vicinity of Borongan, Eastern Samar and has weakened into a Low Pressure Area (LPA) on 29 December 2018.

I. Status of Affected Families / Persons

A total of 216,771 families or 908,832 persons were affected in 1,240 barangays, 133 cities/municipalities, and 14 provinces in Regions V, VIII, CALABARZON, and MIMAROPA (see Table 1; Annex A for details).

10 Jan 2019 description

The Red Cross Red Crescent across the Asia Pacific region and in the Middle East have been helping people prepare for and cope with damaging extreme seasonal-weather – ranging from extreme cold and snow to storms and flash floods.

Most recently the ICRC in Lebanon yesterday tweeted that Storm Norma had left almost 600 Syrian refugee families in Aarsal, in the north-east of the country, one of the worst affected areas, without bread or fuel for heating.

10 Jan 2019 description

Situation Overview

Communities from southern Luzon and eastern Visayas continue to suffer from the devastating effects of Tropical Depression Usman, which made landfall on 29 December in Borongan, Eastern Samar. Heavy rains triggered multiple landslides and widespread flooding, which buried rice fields, homes and schools. As of 10 January, at least 140 people have died, with 28 missing, mostly due to landslides.

10 Jan 2019 description

Manila, 10th January 2019 – Following the widespread flooding brought by tropical depression Usman which hit central Philippines in late December, the European Union is allocating EUR 130 000 (PHP 7.836 million) in humanitarian funding to bring life-saving assistance to the most affected families. The aid will directly benefit 15 000 people in some of the most affected areas in Albay and Camarines Sur provinces of Bicol region.

10 Jan 2019 description

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II. CURRENT WEATHER UPDATE

09 January 2019

  • At 4:00 AM, Northeast Monsoon affecting Luzon and Visayas.

  • Metro Manila, Visayas, and the rest of Luzon will experience partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated light rains caused by Northeast Monsoon. No significant impact.

  • Mindanao will experience partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rainshowers caused by localized thunderstorm. Possible flashfloods during severe thunderstorm.

III. EFFECTS

10 Jan 2019 description

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II. CURRENT WEATHER UPDATE

10 January 2019

  • At 4:00 AM, Northeast Monsoon affecting Luzon and Visayas.

  • Metro Manila, Visayas, and the rest of Luzon will experience partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated light rains caused by Northeast Monsoon. No significant impact.

  • Mindanao will experience partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rainshowers caused by localized thunderstorm. Possible flashfloods during severe thunderstorm.

III. EFFECTS

10 Jan 2019 description

SUMMARY

Tropical Depression “USMAN” entered the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) on 25 December 2018. It has made landfall in the vicinity of Borongan, Eastern Samar and has weakened into a Low Pressure Area (LPA) on 29 December 2018.

I. Status of Affected Families / Persons

A total of 169,887 families or 723,397 persons were affected in 1,067 barangays, 129 cities/municipalities, and 14 provinces in Regions V, VIII, CALABARZON, and MIMAROPA (see Table 1; Annex A for details).

09 Jan 2019 description

SUMMARY

Tropical Depression “USMAN” entered the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) on 25 December 2018. It has made landfall in the vicinity of Borongan, Eastern Samar and has weakened into a Low Pressure Area (LPA) on 29 December 2018.

I. Status of Affected Families / Persons

A total of 161,843 families or 688,698 persons were affected in 1,055 barangays, 129 cities/municipalities, and 14 provinces in Regions V, VIII, CALABARZON, and MIMAROPA (see Table 1; Annex A for details).

08 Jan 2019 description

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II. CURRENT WEATHER UPDATE

08 January 2019

  • At 4:00 AM, Northeast Monsoon affecting Luzon and Visayas.

  • Metro Manila, Visayas, and the rest of Luzon will experience partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated light rains caused by Northeast Monsoon. No significant impact.

  • Mindanao will experience partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rainshowers caused by localized thunderstorm. Possible flashfloods during severe thunderstorm.

III. EFFECTS

08 Jan 2019 description

SUMMARY

Tropical Depression “USMAN” entered the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) on 25 December 2018. It has made landfall in the vicinity of Borongan, Eastern Samar and has weakened into a Low Pressure Area (LPA) on 29 December 2018.

I. Status of Affected Families / Persons

A total of 160,957 families or 714,076 persons were affected in 1,026 barangays, 128 cities/municipalities, and 14 provinces in Regions V, VIII, CALABARZON, and MIMAROPA (see Table 1; Annex A for details).

07 Jan 2019 description

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II. CURRENT WEATHER UPDATE

07 January 2019

  • At 4:00 AM, Northeast Monsoon affecting Luzon and Visayas

  • Metro Manila, Visayas and the rest of Luzon will experience partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rains caused by Northeast Monsoon. No significant impact.

  • Mindanao will experience partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rainshowers and thunderstorms caused by localized thunderstorms. Possible flash floods during severe thunderstorm.

07 Jan 2019 description

SUMMARY

Tropical Depression “USMAN” entered the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) on 25 December 2018. It has made landfall in the vicinity of Borongan, Eastern Samar and has weakened into a Low Pressure Area (LPA) on 29 December 2018.

I. Status of Affected Families / Persons

A total of 152,029 families or 681,366 persons were affected in 974 barangays, 127 cities/municipalities, and 14 provinces in Regions V, VIII, CALABARZON, and MIMAROPA (see Table 1; Annex A for details).

06 Jan 2019 description

THE PHILIPPINE Red Cross (PRC) is calling on the public to contribute to its effort to rebuild the lives of thousands of families in eight provinces affected by Tropical Depression Usman.

PRC’s action teams identified cash assistance, safe water, and non-food items, and basic household items as the immediate needs in Usman-hit areas, especially in Camarines Sur, Camarines Norte, and Albay, where families were displaced due to landslides and flooding.

06 Jan 2019 description

SUMMARY

Tropical Depression “USMAN” entered the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) on 25 December 2018. It has made landfall in the vicinity of Borongan, Eastern Samar and has weakened into a Low Pressure Area (LPA) on 29 December 2018.

I. Status of Affected Families / Persons

A total of 150,650 families or 674,828 persons were affected in 940 barangays, 125 cities/municipalities, and 14 provinces in Regions V, VIII, CALABARZON, and MIMAROPA (see Table 1; Annex A for details).

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II. CURRENT WEATHER UPDATE

06 January 2019

  • At 4:00 AM, Tail-End of a Cold Front affecting Mindanao. Northeast Monsoon affecting Luzon and Visayas

  • Mindanao will experience cloudy skies with scattered rainshowers and thunderstorms caused by Tail-End of a Cold Front/Northeast Monsoon. Possible flash floods or landslides due to scattered light to moderate to at times heavy rains.

  • Visayas and Palawan will experience cloudy skies with light to moderate rains caused by Northeast Monsoon.