TYPHOON UPDATE: 241K FAMILIES affected by Maring

The number of families affected by Severe Tropical Storm Maring has now climbed to 241,293 in eight regions in the country.

In an update on Tuesday, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) said these families are from 1,735 villages in Ilocos Region, Cagayan Valley, Central Luzon, Calabarzon, Mimaropa, Western Visayas, Caraga, and the Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR).

The number of affected families is equivalent to 907,189 people.

Meanwhile, families classified as displaced are placed at 582 or 2,209 individuals taking shelter in 67 evacuation centers.

The number of those confirmed dead has climbed to 24, with two injured and 15 missing.

Still undergoing validation are reports of an additional 17 deaths, three injured, and two missing.

Houses damaged were placed at 8,210 in Ilocos Region, Cagayan Valley, Central Luzon, Calabarzon, Mimaropa, Western Visayas, Caraga, and the CAR.

Of this number, 7,826 are classified as partially damaged and 384 are totally damaged.

Agriculture damage was estimated at PHP2.3 billion in Ilocos Region, Cagayan Valley, Central Luzon, Mimaropa, Western Visayas, Caraga, and the CAR.

Meanwhile, infrastructure damage was placed at PHP1.9 billion in Ilocos Region, Cagayan Valley, Central Luzon, Mimaropa, Western Visayas, Caraga, and the CAR. 

TYPHOON UPDATE: MARING KILLS 39

The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) on Saturday, October 16, said that a total of 39 persons were reported dead and close to P3 billion worth of damage has so far been recorded due to incidents wrought by severe tropical storm “Maring,”

Of the reported fatalities, 23 came from Ilocos region, two from Cagayan Valley, nine from Cordillera, and five from MIMAROPA, the NDRRMC said in a report.

NDRRMC said the estimated damage to crops, livestock, fisheries, and agricultural equipment ballooned to P2,015,859,136.

NDRRMC: 39 reported dead, nearly P3B damage tallied after ‘Maring’

The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) on Saturday, October 16, said that a total of 39 persons were reported dead and close to P3 billion worth of damage has so far been recorded due to incidents wrought by severe tropical storm “Maring,”

Of the reported fatalities, 23 came from Ilocos region, two from Cagayan Valley, nine from Cordillera, and five from MIMAROPA, the NDRRMC said in a report.

NDRRMC said the estimated damage to crops, livestock, fisheries, and agricultural equipment ballooned to P2,015,859,136.

PHIVOLCS places Taal Volcano under watch

Taal Volcano emits ‘anomalously high’ S02 gas anew

MANILA – Ten days after the highest recorded volcanic sulfur dioxide (S02) emission in Taal Volcano was recorded, another “anomalously high” S02 emission has been observed, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) reported on Friday night.A total of 23,576 tonnes of… Read More

TYPHOON UPDATE: ‘Maring’ death toll rises to 19

NDRRMC update: October 14

 October 14, 2021, 10:36 am

MANILA – The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) has confirmed that 19 people were killed due to the onslaught of Severe Tropical Storm Maring.In an update on Thursday, the agency said it is also validating reports of an additional 11 deaths.The confirmed… Read More

MANILA – The death toll from the onslaught of Severe Tropical Storm Maring has climbed to 13, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) reported on Wednesday.In its latest advisory, the agency said the reports of fatalities, which include two from Ilocos Sur; one… Read More

TYPHOON UPDATE: 9 dead, 11 missing as ‘Maring’ batters Luzon

UPDATES – Oct. 12

MANILA – The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) said it is validating reports of nine deaths and 11 missing persons due to Severe Tropical Storm Maring.In a message to reporters on Tuesday, NDRRMC executive director Ricardo Jalad said the nine fatalities include… Read More

‘Maring’ renders nat’l 15 roads in 4 regions impassable

 October 12, 2021, 1:35 pm

MANILA – A total of 15 national roads in four regions are closed to all types of vehicles due to the effects of bad weather caused by Severe Tropical Storm Maring.In an update, the Department of Public Works and Highways-Bureau of Maintenance (DPWH-BOM) reported that as of 8 a.m. Tuesday,… Read More

Maring dumps heavy rains in Luzon as it exits Philippines

Severe Tropical Storm Maring (international name Kompasu) dumped heavy rains as it continues to move away from extreme Northern Luzon.

“We ask the public to continue to take precautionary measures, observe minimum public health standards, and cooperate with their respective local authorities in case of an evacuation,” Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque said in a press statement.

Roque assured that the Palace is closely monitoring the developments of the ongoing operations for “Maring” as it continues to move away from extreme Northern Luzon.

He said local government units (LGUs) are in close coordination with the Armed Forces of the Philippines, the Philippine Coast Guard, the Philippine National Police, and the Bureau of Fire Protection to ensure immediate response operations in affected areas. Read More


October 13, 2021

Honorable City Mayor Allan Rellon

Yagum City

Davao del Norte

Dear Mayor Rellon:

We are respectfully submitting this LETTER OF INTENT to operate a business in your wonderful city and in relation to our application for a Business Permit.

Our business, MADAYAW ADVERTISING, is engaged in online advertising and promoiion through publication of websites as carriers of news and information and advertising materials.

We are covered by Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Registration under Business Name No. 3033463 with address at 3rd Floor, Casaway Bldg., Jose Abad Santos St., Brgy. Magugpo Poblacion, Tagum City, Davao del Norte , with area of operation in the Davao Region.

As a responsible business entity, we hope to be an active partner in our mutual effort to promote the economic and social development of your bbeloved city through positive advertising in social media through our websites and other online publications.

Very Respecfully yours,

JOHN PAIL C. BALANZA

Reprsentative

TYPHOON UPDATE: Maring to exit Philippines on Tuesday morning

Maring, according to the Philippine weather bureau, could exit the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) on Tuesday morning, October 12.

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UPDATE – OCTOBER 12

PAGASA said Maring will continue to cross the Luzon Strait, and then the West Philippine Sea.

Maring made landfall in Fuga Island at 8:10 pm on Monday, October 11, continuing to batter Northern Luzon with massive rainfall that has triggered floods.

Fuga Island is part of the Babuyan Group of Islands and is under the municipality of Aparri in the province of Cagayan.

As of 10 pm on Monday, Maring was over the coastal waters of Aparri, moving west at a slower 15 kilometers per hour from the previous 25 km/h.

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In its 2 pm bulletin on Monday, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said Severe Tropical Storm Maring (Kompasu) could pass very close to the Babuyan Islands as early as Monday afternoon, October 11.

PAGASA also said there is possibility that Maring could landfall in mainland northern Cagayan, as it was only 150 kilometers east northeast of Aparri, Cagayan, or 170 kilometers east southeast of Calayan, Cagayan.

Once outside the utside PAR, Maring could intensify into a typhoon on Tuesday afternoon or evening.

It may make landfall in the Chinese island province of Hainan on Wednesday morning or afternoon, October 13.

TYPHOON UPDATE: ‘Maring’ maintains strength; to merge with Nando in next 12 hours

MANILA –The center of Tropical Storm Maring was estimated based on all available data at 745 km East of Catarman, Northern Samar, or 840 km East of Southern Luzon, based on the weather advisory released 5. p.m. Saturday by the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services… Read More

9 areas placed under TCWS No. 1

MANILA – The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) placed nine areas under Tropical Cyclone Wind Signal (TCWS) No. 1 as Tropical Storm Maring continues to assimilate the remnants of former Tropical Depression Nando.

In its 5 a.m. bulletin Sunday,… Read More

TYPHOON UPDATES: Pagasa sees merger of Maring and Nando

Maring, international name Kompasu, intensified from a tropical depression into a tropical storm over the Philippine Sea on Friday evening.

At 8 pm, another tropical depression, Nando,entered PAR.

The Philippine weather bureau said Maring’s interaction with Nando could result in a merger on Sunday.

“Nando may likely be assimilated and merged into the circulation of Maring,” the agency said. in a bulletin on Friday

Maring is the Philippines’ 13th tropical cyclone for 2021 and the second for October, while Nando is the country’s 14th for the year and the third for the month

The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) in a bulletin released past midnight on Saturday, October 9, said Maring was last spotted 715 kilometers east of Borongan City, Eastern Samar, or 790 kilometers east of Catarman, Northern Samar .

Its maximum winds have increased to 65 km/h, with gustiness of up to 80 km/h.

PAGASA sees Maring possibly becoming a severe tropical storm by Sunday evening, October 10.

Nando was located 1,305 kilometers east of Northern Luzon on Friday evening, moving west northwest at 20 km/h.

The tropical depression has maximum sustained winds of 55 km/h and gustiness of up to 70 km/h.

It is not likely to strengthen, and may even weaken into a low pressure area on Sunday.

TYPHOON UPDATE: “Maring” to develop into a tropical storm by Sunday

Moving slowly; to bring rains over E. Visayas

MANILA–Tropical Depression (TD) Maring will be slowly moving within 24 hours, and its trough will cause rains over Eastern Visayas, a weather forecaster said Thursday night.The TD was last seen 505 kms. east of Virac, Catanduanes, moving south southeastward at 15 kph. It packs a maximum… Read More