Five dead in Philippines flash floods - NEWS.com.au

Five people have been killed by flash floods in the southern Philippines after almost a month's worth of rain fell in just one day. Nearly 5000 people were also forced to flee their homes from waist-deep floods in the southern region of Mindanao ...

Thousands stranded as floods swamp VisMin cities - Inquirer.net

C.M. Recto Avenue, one of Cagayan de Oro's major thoroughfares, was not only flooded with water but also with people and vehicles which were stranded as some portions of the national highway were not passable due to the rising water level on Monday.

Forest loss blamed for Mindanao floods - Inquirer.net

As water subsides in Cagayan de Oro City, these men struggle to clear a parking lot of thick mud left by Monday's flash floods. —JIGGER JERUSALEM. Continued tree-cutting in the hinterlands of Northern Mindanao region has led to the massive flooding ...

M'danao still reeling from heavy rains, flood - The Standard

COTABATO CITY—Flooding brought about by incessant rains the past three days has affected 8,692 families in five towns of Lanao del Sur. In a report, the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao–Humanitarian Emergency Action and Response Team ...

CDO mayor blames clogged drainage system for massive flood - ABS-CBN News

Motorists traverse a flooded area in Cagayan de Oro City, caused by incessant rains due to a Low Pressure Area in Mindanao, on Monday. The City Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council warned residents in low-lying areas and danger zones to ...

Cagayan de Oro City under state of calamity - GMA News

The city of Cagayan de Oro has been placed under a state of calamity early Tuesday after heavy rains caused massive flooding. Major streets were submerged in floods on Monday due to heavy rains brought about by a low pressure area in the vicinity of ...

Work in Cagayan de Oro courts suspended due to heavy rains, flooding - GMA News

Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno ordered the work suspension in all courts in Cagayan de Oro City on Tuesday as heavy rain that started Monday afternoon caused flooding in several areas. Sereno said she issued the order as flooding makes it ...

More than 4000 CDO residents affected by heavy rains, massive floods - GMA News

At least 4,000 persons have been affected in Cagayan de Oro City due to heavy rains which caused massive floods, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council said Tuesday. In a statement, NDRRMC Executive Director Ricardo Jalad ...

Palace assures gov't support to flood victims in northern Mindanao - Manila Bulletin

Malacañang assured on Tuesday that all concerned government agencies have been assisting the victims of the massive flooding in northern Mindanao. Flood in Cagayan de Oro City. From DSWD Sec. Judy Taguiwalo's Facebook page |. (FILE) Flood in ...

Death toll in CDO flood rises to three; 3000 residents affected - GMA News

The number of fatalities rose to three and over 3,000 residents were affected due to the massive flooding in Cagayan de Oro City, a report on Balitanghali on Tuesday said. Two children and an elderly man were killed, GMA News' Steve Dailisan reported.

Aid, prayers sought for flood-victims in CDO, other affected areas - Philippine Canadian Inquirer

Additional aid and prayers are needed for flood-victims in Cagayan de Oro City and other areas in Visayas and Mindanao, Senate Pres. Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III said on Tuesday seeking cooperation from public (Pictured). (Photo: Koko Pimentel/ Facebook).

WATCH | A month's amount of rain fell in CDO, Misamis Oriental within 7 hours on Monday - InterAksyon

Residents in Cagayan de Oro City wade through waist-deep flood waters caused by heavy rains January 16, 2017. (Nefoi Luczon, InterAksyon). Tweet · InterAksyon.com. The online news portal of TV5. MANILA, Philippines - In the past six years, Misamis ...

11 dead in Mindanao, Visayas floods - Inquirer.net

Vehicles and residents are stranded in the city center of Cagayan de Oro on Monday night after floodwater started rising following heavy rain. —JIGGER JERUSALEM. Eleven people, including eight children, died in floods that sent thousands of families ...

Civil defense agency calls for changes in sending out weather, flood warnings - ABS-CBN News

Authorities said changes are needed in the way weather and flood warnings are relayed to local officials and the public. The Office of Civil Defense (OCD) said the massive flooding in Cagayan de Oro city and nearby provinces is a reminder of how faster ...

Floods, landslides kill 5 in Mindanao - Philippine Star

Soldiers push a military truck to higher ground after heavy flooding caused it to stall while rescuing stranded teachers and students at Mindanao University of Science and Technology in Cagayan de Oro City the other night. - GERRY LEE GORIT. MANILA ...

A month's worth of rain hit CDO – Pagasa - Philippine Star

The severe flooding caught many residents of Cagayan de Oro City by surprise on Monday afternoon, but the state weather bureau maintained it issued sufficient warnings against flashfloods. Philippine Red Cross. MANILA, Philippines - At least one month ...

Flash floods in parts of Mindanao kill 4 - The Manila Times

AT LEAST four people were reported dead following massive flooding in Cagayan de Oro City and other parts of Northern Mindanao triggered by a low-pressure area and the tail end of a cold front on Monday. FLASH FLOOD Photo from the Cagayan de Oro ...

CDO under state of calamity due to floods - Manila Bulletin

A month's volume of rain unleashed by the tail end of a cold front and a low pressure area in just a day in Misamis Oriental and nearby provinces have resulted in massive flooding, forced evacuation of thousands of surprised residents and the death of ...

Eastmincom to assist flood-affected areas | SunStar - Sun.Star

THE Eastern Mindanao Command (Eastmincom) has directed all its military units in the Northern part of Mindanao to extend assistance to the communities and government agencies in the post-disaster activities in Cagayan de Oro City, following the ...

Editorial: Disaster preparedness | SunStar - Sun.Star

YESTERDAY until dawn, residents of Cagayan de Oro City had to suffer the cold and wet night as their homes were flooded and many were stranded in their equally flooded offices and schools. It was a long night for all of them. The ones on higher places ...