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Philippines: NDCC UPDATE Report on Flashflood Incident in CARAGA Region

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DATE: 18 January 2010, 5:00 PM

Source: OCDRC CARAGA

I. Incident Profile

- Continuous heavy rains was experienced in CARAGA Region from January 14-17, 2010 due to the prevailing Low Pressure Area (LPA) affecting Eastern Mindanao starting January 16, 2010.

- Said weather disturbance triggered flooding and landslides in the provinces of Agusan del Nore, Agusan del Sur, Surigaa del Norte Dinagat Island which resulted to the following effects:

II. Effects

A. Affected Population

- A total of 8,250 families or 40,198 persons were affected in 31 barangays of six (6) municipalities of the above provinces, broken down as follows: