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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 ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 27th, 2018

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 […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsJan 30th, 2018

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......»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsJan 28th, 2018

Phivolcs warns of deadly lahar flow near Mayon - Philippine Star

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

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsJan 27th, 2018

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

Bohol town evacuees return home after storm signal lifted

  TAGBILARAN CITY, Bohol - Evacuees in Candijay town, Bohol, have started returning home on Wednesday morning after the state weather bureau lifted the storm signal over the province. At least 200 families from six villages were allowed to go home since the weather had improved, said Jeryl Lacang-Fuentes, local disaster risk reduction, and management officer. Barangays Cadapdapan, Panadtaran, La Union, San Isidro, Cambane and Boyo-an have been identified as areas vulnerable to landslide and flooding. But Fuentes said the rains spawned by Tropical Depression "Samuel" didn't trigger flood and landslide in Candijay located about 97 km southeast of Tagbilaran. He adde...Keep on reading: Bohol town evacuees return home after storm signal lifted.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 21st, 2018

November 20, 2018 “TD Samuel” Severe Weather Warning for Visayas

SEVERE WEATHER BULLETIN #8 FOR: Tropical Depression “#SamuelPH” Tropical Cyclone: WARNING ISSUED AT: 5:00 AM, 20 November 2018 TROPICAL DEPRESSION “SAMUEL” HAS MAINTAINED ITS STRENGTH AS IT CONTINUES TO MOVE TOWARD THE DINAGAT-SAMAR-LEYTE AREA. Moderate to heavy rains which may trigger flooding and landslides, are expected over Caraga Region, Northern Mindanao, Eastern Visayas, Central and […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsNov 20th, 2018

Samuel to make landfall tonight over Dinagat-Samar-Leyte area

PAGASA said moderate to heavy rains which may trigger floods and landslides are expected over the regions of Caraga, Northern Mindanao, Eastern Visayas, Central and Western Visayas and Bicol......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 20th, 2018

‘Samuel’ to intensify into a storm before landfall — Pagasa

More areas were placed under Signal No. 1 as Tropical Depression "Samuel" moved closer to land.   Southern Leyte, Leyte, southern portions of Samar and Eastern Samar, Bohol, Surigao del Norte, Surigao del Sur, Agusan del Norte, Agusan del Sur, Dinagat Islands, Misamis Oriental, and Camiguin were put under Signal No. 1, the Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) said.   Samuel is expected to intensify into a storm before it hits land over Siargao-Dinagat Islands on Tuesday evening.   Moderate to heavy rains which may trigger flooding and landslides may occur over Caraga Region, Eastern Visayas, and the prov...Keep on reading: ‘Samuel’ to intensify into a storm before landfall — Pagasa.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 19th, 2018

Rainy day for Quezon, Bohol

The provinces of Quezon and Bohol will have heavy rainshowers on Saturday, the weather bureau said. Bulacan, Cainta, and Laguna will also have heavy rains that may trigger floods and landslides, according to the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, Astronomical, Services, and Administration. The easterlies or winds coming from the Pacific ocean will affect the eastern section [...] The post Rainy day for Quezon, Bohol appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsOct 6th, 2018

4 dead as Hurricane ‘Florence’ drenches the Carolinas

  WILMINGTON, North Carolina --- Blowing ashore with howling 155 kph winds, Hurricane Florence splintered buildings, trapped hundreds of people and swamped entire communities along the Carolina coast Friday in what could be just the opening act in a watery, two-part, slow-motion disaster. At least four people were killed.   Forecasters warned that drenching rains of 30 centimeters to 1 meter as the storm crawls westward across North and South Carolina could trigger epic flooding well inland over the next few days.   As 645-kilometer-wide Florence pounded away at the coast with torrential downpours and surging seas, rescue crews used boats to reach more t...Keep on reading: 4 dead as Hurricane ‘Florence’ drenches the Carolinas.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 15th, 2018

‘Habagat’ to be enhanced by LPA, rain over eastern Visayas and Mindanao – Pagasa

      The state weather bureau on Thursday said it is tracking a low pressure area and a typhoon seen to trigger rains and enhance the southwest monsoon or "habagat."   The LPA, spotted 1,000 kilometers east of Guiuan, Eastern Samar, is unlikely to intensify into a tropical depression but it will bring rains over the eastern parts of Visayas and Mindanao, weather forecaster Gener Quitlong said.   Typhoon Jebi, located 3,030 kilometers east of northern Luzon remains outside of the Philippine area of responsibility (PAR). It was packing maximum sustained winds of 140 kilometers per hour and gusts of up to 170 k...Keep on reading: ‘Habagat’ to be enhanced by LPA, rain over eastern Visayas and Mindanao – Pagasa.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 30th, 2018