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20 Jul 2018 description

I. SITUATION OVERVIEW

19 July 2018

At 3:00 AM, the center of Tropical Storm "INDAY" was estimated based on all available data at 840 km East of Basco, Batanes (19.4 N, 129.9 E) with maximum sustained winds of 65 km/h near the center and gustiness of up to 80 km/h. Moving almost stationary. Southwest Monsoon affecting Luzon.

As of 11:00 AM, "INDAY" has slightly intensified as it moves east-northeastward over the Philippine sea.

19 Jul 2018 description

I. SITUATION OVERVIEW

19 July 2018

SYNOPSIS:

At 3:00 AM today, the center of Tropical Storm "INDAY" was estimated based on all available data at 840 km East of Basco, Batanes (19.4°N, 129.9°E) with maximum sustained winds of 65 km/h near the center and gustiness of up to 80 km/h. Moving almost stationary. Southwest Monsoon affecting Luzon.

FORECAST WEATHER CONDITIONS:

18 Jul 2018 description

1. SITUATION OVERVIEW

18 July 2018

SYNOPSIS: At 3:00 AM today, the Low Pressure Area (LPA) was estimated based on all available data at 540 km East of Aparri, Cagayan (19,0°N, 126.7°E). Southwest Monsoon affecting Luzon and Visayas.

TROPICAL CYCLONE INFORMATION TROPICAL STORM "SON-TINH" (FORMERLY "HENRY")

  • Location of the Center (as of 3AM): 1,115 km West of Extreme Northern Luzon (18.9 N, 110.9 E) (OUTSIDE PAR)

  • Maximum Sustained Winds: 80 km/h

18 Jul 2018 description

I. SITUATION OVERVIEW

18 July 2018

SYNOPSIS: At 3:00 PM today, the center of Tropical Depression "INDAY" was estimated based on all available data at 755 km East of Basco, Batanes (19.0 °N, 129.0 °E) with maximum sustained winds of 60 km/h near the center and gustiness of up to 75 km/h. Moving East at 25 km/h. Southwest Monsoon affecting Luzon.

FORECAST WEATHER CONDITIONS:

17 Jul 2018 description

I. SITUATION OVERVIEW

17 July 2018

As of 8:00 AM, Tropical Depression "HENRY" has slightly accelerated as it continues to move Westward.

13 Jul 2018 description

Manila (ICRC) – Close to 500 families that found themselves displaced by the recent outbreak of fighting in the southern part of Lanao del Sur province, in Mindanao, and remain displaced to date received food and other essential supplies provided by the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), with the support of the Philippine Red Cross (PRC).

03 Jul 2018 description

By Alfonso T. Ruda

DIPOLOG CITY, July 2 (PIA) -- About 100 journalism students of Zamboanga del Norte National High School (ZNNHS) Annex in Barangay Turno, this city attended the Dengue Awareness campaign conducted by the Zamboanga del Norte Provincial Health Office (ZN-PHO) in cooperation with the Health and Nutrition Section of the said school headed by nurse Emma Jauculan Rocamora.

The activity was in line with the observance of June 25 as Association of Southeast Asian Nations {ASEAN} Dengue Day.

03 Jul 2018 description

INCIDENT BACKGROUND

An airstrike and a subsequent armed confrontation in Barangay Guiarong, Tubaran, Lanao del Sur occurred when the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) launched a Law Enforcement Operation (LEO) on Sunday, 17 June 2018 against a number of people allegedly led by Abu Dar, considered to be rebuilding a group based on the remnants of the ISIS-inspired group that caused the seven (7) month Marawi conflict in May 2017.

02 Jul 2018 description

INCIDENT BACKGROUND

An airstrike and subsequent armed confrontation occurred in Barangay Guiarong, Tubaran and Barangay Padas, Pagayawan, Lanao del Sur when the Armed Forces ofthe Philippines launched a Law Enforcement Operation (LEO) today, 17 June 2018 against an alleged number of people led by Abu Dar considered to be rebuilding a group based on the remnants of the ISIS-inspired group that caused the seven (7) month Marawi conflict in May 2017.

29 Jun 2018 description

By Susan C. Aro

LA TRINIDAD, Benguet, June 28 (PIA)--The Municipal Health Services (MHS) here is strengthening its anti dengue campaign following results of dengue larval surveillance which indicated the presence of larvae of dengue carrier diseases in all its 16 barangays.

28 Jun 2018 description

MANILA, June 28 -- The Department of Health (DOH) on Wednesday advised the public to watch out for symptoms of leptospirosis if they have been wading in floodwaters these past few, rainy days. The sudden downpour several days this week has flooded many low-lying areas in Metro Manila and other parts of the country.

27 Jun 2018 description

DIPOLOG CITY, June 27 (PIA) - - The Zamboanga del Norte Provincial Health Office has reiterated its reminder to the public to use 4S to prevent being affected with dengue.

ZN-PHO Sanitation Officer IV Mr. Resty Kyamko made his appeal after the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) declared the end of summer and start of the rainy season.

26 Jun 2018 description

By Sheila Q. Partoza

KALIBO, AKLAN, June 25 (PIA) - The Aklan Provincial Epidemiology Surveillance and Response Unit (APESRU) reported a 14 percent increase in the number of dengue cases in Aklan in the first five months of this year.

The dengue cases increased to 363 from January to June 3 this year, from 317 in the same period in 2016.

All of the 17 municipalities in Aklan were recorded with dengue cases; with Kalibo, the capital town with the most cases recorded at 75.

16 Jun 2018 description

Update on the Dengue situation in the Western Pacific Region

Northern Hemisphere

Cambodia

As of 31 May 2018, a total of 960 suspected dengue cases have been reported in Cambodia. In weeks 20 and 21, 2018, there were 131 and 135 new suspected dengue cases respectively. The number of reported dengue cases have increased compared to the previous weeks, above the alert threshold level (Figure 1).

China (no update)

15 Jun 2018 description

SITUATION OVERVIEW

14 June 2018

At 11:00 AM, Southwest Monsoon (HABAGAT) will continue to bring monsoon rains over Metro Manila, !locos Region, Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR), Batanes, Babuyan Group of Islands, Zambales, Bataan, Tarlac, Pampanga, Bulacan, Cavite and Batangas.

15 Jun 2018 description

I. SITUATION OVERVIEW

June 15, 2018

As of 3:00 AM today, the center of Tropical Depression "ESTER" was estimated based on all available data at 320 km North Northwest of Basco, Batanes (22.9 °N, 120.4 °E) with maximum winds of 55 km/h near the center and gustiness of up to 90 km/h. Moving Northeast at 13 km/h. Southwest Monsoon affecting Luzon.

II EFFECTS

A. Incident Monitored (TAB A)

13 Jun 2018 description

SITUATION OVERVIEW

13 June 2018

At 4:00AM, Southwest Monsoon is affecting Luzon.

II. EFFECTS

A. Incident Monitored (TAB A)

Ten (10) incidents (collapsed riprap, flashflood, overflowed spillway, air mishap, and uprooted trees) were monitored in CALABARZON, MIMAROPA, CARAGA, and NCR. There were no reported casualties in these incidents.

30 May 2018 description

Northern Hemisphere

Cambodia

As of 15 May 2018, a total of 694 suspected dengue cases have been reported in Cambodia. In weeks 18 and 19, there were 81 and 99 new suspected dengue cases, respectively. In weeks 18 and 19, the number of reported dengue cases has increased compared to the previous week, above the alert threshold level (Figure 1).

China

25 May 2018 description

Introduction: Child Protection Minimum Standards and RA 10821 Training Manual

In 2007, the Philippines adopted the humanitarian cluster approach with the issuance of National Disaster Coordinating Council (NDCC) Circular No. 05, s. 2007 (Institutionalization of the Cluster Approach in the Philippine Disaster Management System). Among these thematic structures is the Protection Cluster led by the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD).