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15 Feb 2018 description
  • Tropical Cyclone GITA continued moving south-southwest away from Fiji and Tonga. On 15 February at 0.00 UTC, it was located 460 km south-east of Aneityum island (Vanuatu) and had maximum sustained winds of 194 km/h.

  • GITA is forecast to pass approximately 300-350 km south of Tafea group of Islands (Vanuatu) on 15 February and 200-230 km south of New Caledonia on 16 February. Heavy rain, strong winds and storm surge could affect these areas. Local authorities in New Caledonia have issued a Tropical Cyclone pre-alert.

15 Feb 2018 description

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EFFECTS

A. Pre - Emptive Evacuation (TAB A)

  1. A total of 511 families were pre - emptively evacuated in CARAGA due to TS “BASYANG”.

Source: OCDRO CARAGA

B. Affected Population

  1. A total of 4,895 families / 21,155 persons were affected in 94 barangays in regions VII and CARAGA.

  2. Currently, a total of 4,889 families or 21,133 persons were served inside and outside evacuation centers (ECs):

15 Feb 2018 description

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EFFECTS

A. Pre - Emptive Evacuation (TAB A)

  1. A total of 1,368 families were pre - emptively evacuated in Regions VII, VIII, XI, and CARAGA due to T D “BASYANG”.

Source: OCDRO CARAGA and DILG

B. Affected P opulation (TAB B)

  1. A total of 9,790 families / 40,413 persons were affected in 170 barangays in regions VI, VII and CARAGA.

15 Feb 2018 description

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EFFECTS

A. Pre - Emptive Evacuation (TAB A)

  1. A total of 4,878 families were pre - emptively evacuated in Regions VII, VIII, IX, XI, and CARAGA due to T D “BASYANG”.

Source: DILG Codix

B. Affected Population (TAB B)

  1. A total of 37,138 families / 152,025 persons were affected in 387 barangays in 100 municipalities/Cities in 15 Provinces of Regions VI , VII , VIII , and CARAGA.

15 Feb 2018 description

Situation Overview

ISSUED AT: 5:00 AM, 14 February 2018

"BASYANG" MAINTAINS ITS WEST SOUTHWEST DIRECTION AS IT TRAVERSES SULU SEA.

15 Feb 2018 description

Situation Overview

Issued at: 5:00 PM today, "BASYANG" has weakened into a Low Pressure Area.

Re-development into a Tropical Depression remains a possibility. The public and disaster risk reduction and management (DRRM) offices concerned are advised to monitor for possible issuance of a Weather Advisory for this weather disturbance.

15 Feb 2018 description

Situation Overview

Issued at: 5:00 PM today, "BASYANG" has weakened into a Low Pressure Area.

  • Re-development into a Tropical Depression remains a possibility. The public and disaster risk reduction and management (DRRM) offices concerned are advised to monitor for possible issuance of a Weather Advisory for this weather disturbance.

15 Feb 2018 description

PHILIPPINES

15 Feb 2018 description
report Government of Guam

The Offices of Guam Homeland Security and Civil Defense (GHS/OCD), in coordination with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), will host the Final Plan Brief and Signing Ceremony for the 2018 Guam Catastrophic Typhoon Plan. The brief and signing ceremony will be held, February 13, 2018 at the Cabinet Conference Room, Governor Bordallo Complex, in Hagatna, Guam at 10:00 am to 11:00 am.

15 Feb 2018 description

The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) is currently monitoring all areas along the path of Tropical Storm Basyang and is ready to immediately send relief goods to augment the resources of local government units (LGUs), when needed.

To date, LGUs in affected areas still have the capacity to address the needs of their respective constituents.

Nonetheless, the DSWD has a total of 407,871 family food packs amounting to P137,222,263.71 and available food and non-food items amounting to P476,772,764.23.

15 Feb 2018 description

Situation:

Le cyclone tropical GITA poursuit sa trajectoire vers Ouest et se rapproche de la Nouvelle Caledonie.
En consequence, la prealerte cyclonique est déclenchée sur I'ensemble de la Nouvelle Caledonie, ce jour Ie 15 fevrier 2018 a 16hOO.

Information:

15 Feb 2018 description

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II.EFFECTS

A. Pre - Emptive Evacuation (TAB A)

  1. A total of 4,878 families were pre-emptively evacuated in Regions VII, VIII, XI, and CARAGA due to TD “BASYANG”.

Source: DILG Codix

B. Affected Population (TAB B)

  1. A total of 37,138 families / 152,025 persons were affected in 387 barangays in 100 Municipalities/Cities in 15 Provinces of Regions VI, VII, VIII, and CARAGA.

15 Feb 2018 description

L’alerte cyclonique de niveau 1 est déclenchée sur la commune de l’Ile des Pins le 16 février 2018 à 05h00. La préalerte cyclonique est maintenue sur le reste de la Nouvelle-Calédonie. Nouméa, le 15 février 2018 à 21h30

Situation :

Le cyclone tropical GITA suit une trajectoire vers l'Ouest Sud-Ouest, et se rapproche de la Nouvelle-Calédonie en faiblissant légèrement. GITA devrait se situer à environ 200 km au Sud-Est de Maré vendredi après-midi puis entre 100 et 150 km au Sud-Est de l'Ile des Pins dans la nuit de vendredi à samedi.

14 Feb 2018 description

Concerns are being raised in Samoa about the lack of emergency communications and updates during Cyclone Gita.

Read more on Radio New Zealand International

14 Feb 2018 description
  • Se busca solución a inestabilidad en el ingreso a la Reserva Biológica.

  • Ruta 620 es una importante vía que comunica Santa Elena y Parque Nacional Monteverde.

  • Trabajos se extienden a lo largo de 3 kilómetros y permitieron mantener actividad turística y productiva en este territorio.

14 Feb 2018 description
report Government of Japan

1. Today, February 14, upon the request of the Government of the Republic of Mozambique, the Government of Japan decided to provide emergency relief goods (tents, blankets etc.) to Mozambique through the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) in response to the damages caused by the torrential rainfall that occurred on January 13 (local time).

14 Feb 2018 description

The PAHO/WHO Country Office for Bahamas and Turks and Caicos Islands donated computers and communication equipment to the Ministry of health.

The PAHO/WHO Country Office for Bahamas and Turks and Caicos Islands donated computers and communication equipment to the Ministry of health, The Bahamas, to strengthen its emergency response operational capacity of the Ministry of Health. Additionally, a small contribution was made towards the repair of a Community clinic in Ragged Island that was damaged by Hurricane Irma.