DSWD DROMIC Report #13 on Severe Tropical Storm "VINTA" (TEMBIN) as of 27 December 2017, 2AM
On 22 December 2017, the monitored Low Pressure Area east of Hinatuan, Surigao del Sur has developed into a Severe Tropical Storm and was named “Vinta” (international name: Tembin). It exited Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) on 24 December 2017.
Status of Affected Families / Persons
143,188 families or 673,429 persons are affected in 1,140 barangays in Regions MIMAROPA, VII, IX, X, XI, XII, ARMM and CARAGA (see Table 1; details in Annex A).
Status of IDPs Inside Evacuation Centers
A total of 23,775 families or 111,641 persons are currently staying inside 231 evacuation centers in Regions MIMAROPA, IX, X, XI, XII, CARAGA and ARMM (see Table 2; details in Annex B).
Status of IDPs Outside Evacuation Centers
A total of 5,938 families or 29,592 persons are currently staying with families / friends in Regions IX, X, XI, and XII(see Table 3).