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Rains trigger lahar flow from Mayon

LEGAZPI CITY, Philippines — Lahar from Mayon Volcano flowed in the Anoling river channel in Daraga, Albay due to rains spawned by Tropical Storm Basyang, an.....»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarFeb 15th, 2018

Phivolcs warns of lahar flow from Mayon after rainfall

ALBAY, Philippines – The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) warned on Saturday, January 27, that the heavy rainfall over Albay might trigger lahar flow from Mayon Volcano. Phivolcs chief resident volcanologist Ed Laguerta said that the river channels connected to Mayon ........»»

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Phivolcs warns of deadly lahar flow near Mayon

MANILA, Philippines — Heavy rains brought by the tail-end of a.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 27th, 2018

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Volcanologists and disaster management officials are strictly monitoring the weather system here for fear that heavy rains may trigger destructive lahar on communities living at the foot of Mayon Volcano. #BeFullyInformed news.mb.com.ph Source link: news.mb.com.ph.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJan 20th, 2018

Mayon lahar alert up

People living on the slopes of Mayon Volcano and nearby river channels have been alerted against lahar flow now that the rainy season has started......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 10th, 2018

Responding to disasters and emergencies

THE continuing unrest of Mayon Volcano has to date affected nearly 22,000 families, accounting for over 83,600 persons from 61 barangays in nine municipalities and cities of Albay province. Although the feared hazardous eruption has thankfully yet to occur, weeks of lava and lahar flow and ash fall have resulted in almost P165 billion in […] The post Responding to disasters and emergencies appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsFeb 22nd, 2018

Mayon Threat Spreads, Risking 105,000 People

Forty-nine villages or barangays with about 105,000 people around Mayon Volcano’s permanent and extended danger zones are facing risks from the continuing unrest of the scenic but restive volcano. Lava flow, ashfall, pyroclastic flow, and lahar are among such hazards, noted Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) science research assistant Lauren Bañes. “Those hazards […].....»»

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Heavy rains trigger rush of muddy water in Mayon - Philippine Star

Heavy rains trigger rush of muddy water in Mayon - Philippine Star.....»»

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Heavy rains trigger rush of muddy water in Mayon

MANILA, Philippines — Heavy rainfall brought by the tail-end of a cold front lashing the area near Mayon Volcano in Albay generated mudflows......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 28th, 2018

Phivolcs tracks Mayon amid fear of lava flows; alert levels also remain over Kanlaon, Bulusan volcanoes

Government scientists tracked overnight Mayon Volcano's activity amid fears that day-long rains on Saturday could trigger lava flows, even as they continued to monitor two other active volcanoes: Kanlaon in Negros and Bulusan in Sorsogon......»»

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Phivolcs warns of deadly lahar flow near Mayon - Philippine Star

Phivolcs warns of deadly lahar flow near Mayon - Philippine Star.....»»

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Phivolcs warns of possible lahar flows as heavy rains drench Albay

(UPDATE 2 - 12:33 a.m.) The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology warned of potential lahar and sediment-laden flows in river channels draining the slopes of Mayon Volcano as heavy rains drenched Albay Saturday, January 27......»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsJan 27th, 2018

WATCH | Mayon evacuees close to 90,000 – NDRRMC; rains bring lahar risk

Restive Mayon Volcano continued to emit lava fountains and ash plumes overnight as the number of families affected had risen to 22,827, or 88,886 persons, from 56 barangays in Bacacay, Camalig, Guinobatan, Ligao City, Daraga, Tabaco City, Malilipot, Santo Domingo and Legazpi City as of Friday, January 26......»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsJan 26th, 2018

Phivolcs warns vs lahar flow around Bulusan, Mayon

LEGAZPI CITY, Philippines – Residents and trekkers have been warned against entering the permanent danger zones on Bulusan and Mayon volcanoes due to possibl.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 18th, 2017

Phivolcs lowers Mayon volcano’s alert status to level 2

  LEGAZPI CITY -- The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology(Phivolcs) has lowered Mount Mayon's alert status from level 3 to level 2 on MaundyThursday.   "Mayon's volcano monitoring network and active observation of day-to-day conditions have recorded a general decline in unrest," noted Phivolcs' 8 a.m. bulletin.   The agency also said that among their observations on Mayon include the volcano's diminished crater glow "from intense to faint," the lackof lava effusion since the one last observed on March 18, and thestabilization of gravity-driven lava flow.   "The decline in observable surface parameters is consistent with thecessa...Keep on reading: Phivolcs lowers Mayon volcano’s alert status to level 2.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 29th, 2018

Mayon lahar threat: 80,000 face evacuation

LEGAZPI , Philippines — More than 80,000 residents around Mayon Volcano may be evacuated due to the threat of lahar, according to the Office of Civil Defense.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 25th, 2018

Lava flow seen to breach Mayon danger zone

LEGAZPI CITY, Philippines — Lava and pyroclastic materials emitted by Mayon Volcano have flowed near the boundary of the six-kilometer permanent danger zone.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 15th, 2018

Mayon shows weak lava fountaining

Phivolcs said Mayon Volcano has exhibited sporadic and weak lava fountaining, lava flow and degassing from the summit crater in the past 24 hours. #BeFullyInformed Mayon shows weak lava fountaining The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said Mayon Volcano has exhibited sporadic and weak lava fountaining, lava flow and degassing from the summit… link: Mayon shows weak lava fountaining.....»»

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Lava fountaining, lava flow, and degassing seen at Mayon crater - GMA News

Lava fountaining, lava flow, and degassing seen at Mayon crater - GMA News.....»»

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Lahar alert up in Albay due to LPA

LEGAZPI CITY, Philippines  — Local and disaster officials were alerted yesterday on the possible onslaught of lahar around Mayon Volcano after a low-pressure.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 7th, 2018

Ash fall covers Guinobatan town in Albay again

GUINOBATAN, Albay --- After an entire weekend without ash fall, this town was covered in ash again after Mayon Volcano erupted at around 8:16 p.m. Monday. An official of the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said, however, they were not sure how tall the ash column was after the eruption. Mariton Bornas, chief of Phivolcs' Volcano Monitoring and Eruption Prediction Division, said that there was active lava flow on the southeast side of the volcano. "Mayon Volcano is heavily clouded and the ash may be from [pyroclastic density currents] or just small lava fountains," Bornas said. "We cannot be sure. What we are sure is right now, there is active la...Keep on reading: Ash fall covers Guinobatan town in Albay again.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 29th, 2018