Philippines

Philippines: NDRRMC UPDATE - Situation Report No. 54 re Effects of Continuous Rains Due to Tail-End of a Cold Front in Regions IV-A, IV-B, V, VI, VII, VIII, IX, X, XI, XII, CARAGA and ARMM

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I SITUATION OVERVIEW

A. BACKGROUND

From January 1 - 23, 2011, a total of 46 incidents occurred: 21 floodings/flashfloods, 6 landslides, 31 sea mishaps, 2 diseases outbreak and 1 storm surge due to continuous heavy rains triggered by the prevailing Northeast Monsoon over Northern and Central Luzon and the Tail-end of a Cold Front affecting Southern Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao. Twelve (12) regions were affected namely: Regions IV-A, IV-B, V, VI, VII, VIII, IX, X, XI, XII, CARAGA and ARMM.

Details of flooclings/flashfloods, Iandslides, storm surge and diseases outbreak is on Tab A