NDRRMC Update Sitrep No. 17 re Preparedness Measures and Effects of Tropical Depression "USMAN" as of 6:00 AM, 05 January 2019

from Government of the Philippines
Published on 05 Jan 2019 View Original



05 January 2019

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

  • Visayas and CARAGA 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.

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

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

A. Affected Population (TAB A)

  • A total of 140,105 families / 624,236 persons were affected in 876 barangays in Regions CALABARZON, MIMAROPA, V, and VIII.

  • Of which, 13,135 families / 57,786 persons are being served inside 119 ECs and 22,633 families / 107,540 persons outside ECs.

Sources: OCD RO V and DS WD DROMIC Report No 10 re TD USMAN as of 04 January 2019, 5PM.


  • A total of 126 dead, 26 missing, and 60 injured person:. were reported in Regions MIMAROPA, V, and VIII.

  • Of which, a total of eight (8) dead while the rest are still subject for validation / verification.

Source: DILG-MDM, DOH and OCD Regions