Philippines - Floods (PAGASA, media) (ECHO Daily Flash of 7 October 2020)

  • Heavy rain in Cebu Province (Central Visayas region) on 4 October caused floods, leading to casualties and damage.

  • According to media reports, more than 800 people had to be evacuated across several cities, notably Cebu City.

  • More heavy rain is forecast over most parts of the country, particularly in the central Philippines.