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Heavy downpour due to LPA triggers flash floods in Davao City

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/  05 August) — A heavy downpour spawned by a low pressure area (LPA) on Tuesday evening flooded some areas in Davao City, displacing hundreds of residents residing in flood-prone barangays along the Matina and Talomo rivers. In a weather update released by the City Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (CDRRMO), the […].....»»

Category: sportsSource: abscbn abscbnAug 4th, 2020

Shelter

Residents of Taal 1, 2 and Bulosan seek shelter at the Central Park gym in Bangkal, Davao City Tuesday, 04 August 2020, as continuous heavy rains brought about by a low pressure area triggered flash floods  in the areas near the Talomo and Matina rivers. MindaNews photo by GREGORIO BUENO  .....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsAug 4th, 2020

Flash flood hits Surigao City

SURIGAO CITY (MindaNews / 05 November) – Flash floods brought about by a heavy downpour struck this city&'160;Friday&'160;afternoon, causing a heavy traffic jam. Floodwaters rose ankle- to knee-deep along Navarro, Borromeo San Nicolas, Diez, Sarvid.....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsNov 5th, 2016

Koko appeals for help

Senate President Koko Pimentel yesterday appealed for immediate aid for residents of Cagayan de Oro City affected by the heavy rains that triggered “cataclysmic flash floods.”.....»»

Category: newsSource:  tempoRelated NewsJan 18th, 2017

Alert level 2 declared in Surigao City

SURIGAO CITY (MindaNews / 18 Jan) – Heavy downpour since last night has never ceased in this city, bringing floods in the streets and causing minimal to no supply of potable water because of the murky water at the source. The City Disaster Risk Reduction Management Office (CDRRMO) here issued alert level 2 around 4 [&'].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsJan 18th, 2017

Cebu City dad sees need to work on drainage masterplan to prevent flooding, landslides

CEBU CITY, Philippines –For Cebu City Councilor Jerry Guardo, the landslides and flooding here due to the heavy downpour on Tuesday night, September 15, 2020, is a wake-up call for agencies to work on the projects needed to prevent such calamities from happening again. Guardo, who is the chairperson of the City Council’s committee on infrastructure, is […] The post Cebu City dad sees need to work on drainage masterplan to prevent flooding, landslides appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 16th, 2020

‘Leon’ brings floods in Cebu City

  BY MARTIN A. SADONGDONG     Dozens of people were forced to flee their homes as tropical storm “Leon” dumped heavy rains and caused floods in at least four barangays in Cebu City, officials from the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) reported on Wednesday. Ramil Ayuman, officer-in-charge of the Cebu City […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tempoRelated NewsSep 16th, 2020

Barangays Kalunasan, Lahug monitoring mountainsides following landslides

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Officials of two villages here are continuously monitoring areas that experienced landslides due to the heavy downpour on Tuesday night, September 15, 2020. On Wednesday morning, Barangay Kalunasan has successfully evacuated 68 individuals from Sitios Ciareja and Eberita after their houses were partially destroyed by a landslide. These sitios are part […] The post Barangays Kalunasan, Lahug monitoring mountainsides following landslides appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 16th, 2020

Talamban minor landslide victims should be relocated, says Guardo

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City Councilor Jerry Guardo, the City Council’s chairperson for infrastructure, said the victims of minor landslide in Barangay Talamban should be relocated. Guardo inspected the site on Wednesday morning, September 16, 2020, after the heavy downpour the night before caused the soil to erode and fall on three houses in […] The post Talamban minor landslide victims should be relocated, says Guardo appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 16th, 2020

Igme exits PAR but ‘habagat’ set to cause rain showers — PAGASA

In its 4 a.m. weather update on Sunday, Pagasa cautioned that possible flash floods or landslides due to moderate with at times heavy rains could occur at Batanes, Cagayan including Babuyan Islands, Ilocos Region, Cordillera Administrative Region, Zambales, and Bataan......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 23rd, 2020

From house to street

Residents move their precious belongings from their house to the street to spare them from the flash flood in Bangkal, Davao City on Tuesday evening, 04 August 2020. MindaNews photo by GREGORIO BUENO.....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsAug 4th, 2020

Isaias lashes US east coast with big winds, heavy rain

Myrtle Beach — Hurricane Isaias slammed into North Carolina bringing life-threatening storm surges, as the entire US eastern seaboard battened down, fearing tornadoes, flash floods and destructive winds......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsAug 4th, 2020

UPPER RIGHT HAND: A déjà vu of footfalls and trembles

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/27 July)  — I heard the sound of heavy footsteps.  It was clear they were of boots – footfalls of military boots, running inside the house.  I used the kitchen door and went out as fast as I can. I ran and ran and ran until reaching a river. It was dead end […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsJul 30th, 2020

16 dead in Japan as heavy rain triggers floods, mudslides& ndash;media

At least 16 people are dead after torrential rain in Japan triggered massive floods and mudslides, local media said Sunday,  as rescue workers sift through debris in search of a dozen missing. .....»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJul 5th, 2020

Thunderstorm warning up in Negros Occ., Siquijor

CEBU CITY, Philippines— The weather bureau has advised communities in low-lying areas, riverbanks and uplands to take precautionary measures against possible flash floods and landslides induced by rains. This after Pagasa Visayas issued a thunderstorm advisory to the provinces of Negros Occidental and Siquijor shortly before 9 p.m. this Sunday, May 10, 2020 due to […] The post Thunderstorm warning up in Negros Occ., Siquijor appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 10th, 2020

LPA to bring rains but low chance of developing into typhoon – Pagasa

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The state weather bureau has warned residents of risk areas in the Visayas and Mindanao of possible flash floods or landslides due to the rains brought by the Low Pressure Area  (LPA) that is now affecting the regions. In its 5 a.m. forecast on Sunday, May 3, 2020, the Philippine Atmospheric […] The post LPA to bring rains but low chance of developing into typhoon – Pagasa appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 3rd, 2020

APCs, heavy equipment deployed across Davao City s streets

DAVAO CITY April 17 (PIA) - British-made Simba Armored Personnel Carriers of the Philippine Army and heavy equipment such as backhoes and payloaders were deployed across Davao City's streets after.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsApr 19th, 2020

APCs, heavy equipment deployed across Davao City s streets

DAVAO CITY April 17 (PIA) - British-made Simba Armored Personnel Carriers of the Philippine Army and heavy equipment such as backhoes and payloaders were deployed across Davao City's streets after.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsApr 18th, 2020

COVID-10 infected man who joins Davao derby triggers lockdown in Lanao village

ILIGAN CITY (MindaNews / 30 March) — A village in Tubod, the capital of Lanao del Norte, was placed under a nine-day lockdown to prevent the spread of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) after laboratory results showed that a senior citizen there was tested positive of the virus. Mayor Leoncio Bagol said Monday he signed […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsMar 30th, 2020

Ursula affects water supply in most of Metro Cebu

CEBU CITY, Philippines – The weather condition had already improved in Cebu City and the rest of Metro Cebu. But Cebuanos in this part of the province are faced with another problem—water supply shortage. The Metro Cebu Water District (MCWD) announced on Wednesday morning, December 25, 2019, that the heavy downpour brought by Typhoon Ursula […] The post Ursula affects water supply in most of Metro Cebu appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 25th, 2019

Flood displaces 17,000; 4 barangays under state of calamity

Four barangays in Davao City are placed under a state of calamity after heavy rains on Wednesday caused flooding that displaced 17,000 people in the southern part of this city......»»

Category: newsSource:  davaotodayRelated NewsAug 30th, 2019