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:
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: