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

Five dead in Philippines flash floodsNEWS.com.auFive 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 ...and more »

Thousands stranded as floods swamp VisMin cities - Inquirer.net;

Thousands stranded as floods swamp VisMin cities - Inquirer.net

Inquirer.netThousands stranded as floods swamp VisMin citiesInquirer.netC.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.and more »

Forest loss blamed for Mindanao floods - Inquirer.net;

Forest loss blamed for Mindanao floods - Inquirer.net

Inquirer.netForest loss blamed for Mindanao floodsInquirer.netAs 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 ...and more »

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

M'danao still reeling from heavy rains, floodThe StandardCOTABATO 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 ...and more »

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

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

ABS-CBN NewsCDO mayor blames clogged drainage system for massive floodABS-CBN NewsMotorists 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 ...and more »

Cagayan de Oro City under state of calamity - GMA News;

Cagayan de Oro City under state of calamity - GMA News

GMA NewsCagayan de Oro City under state of calamityGMA NewsThe 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 ...and more »

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

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

GMA NewsWork in Cagayan de Oro courts suspended due to heavy rains, floodingGMA NewsChief 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 ...and more »

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

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

GMA NewsMore than 4000 CDO residents affected by heavy rains, massive floodsGMA NewsAt 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 ...and more »

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

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

Manila BulletinPalace assures gov't support to flood victims in northern MindanaoManila BulletinMalacañang 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 ...and more »

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

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

GMA NewsDeath toll in CDO flood rises to three; 3000 residents affectedGMA NewsThe 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.and more »

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

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

Philippine Canadian InquirerAid, prayers sought for flood-victims in CDO, other affected areasPhilippine Canadian InquirerAdditional 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).and more »

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

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

InterAksyonWATCH | A month's amount of rain fell in CDO, Misamis Oriental within 7 hours on MondayInterAksyonResidents 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 ...and more »

11 dead in Mindanao, Visayas floods - Inquirer.net;

11 dead in Mindanao, Visayas floods - Inquirer.net

Inquirer.net11 dead in Mindanao, Visayas floodsInquirer.netVehicles 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 ...and more »

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

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

ABS-CBN NewsCivil defense agency calls for changes in sending out weather, flood warningsABS-CBN NewsAuthorities 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 ...and more »

Floods, landslides kill 5 in Mindanao - Philippine Star;

Floods, landslides kill 5 in Mindanao - Philippine Star

Philippine StarFloods, landslides kill 5 in MindanaoPhilippine StarSoldiers 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 ...and more »

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

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

Philippine StarA month's worth of rain hit CDO – PagasaPhilippine StarThe 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 ...and more »

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

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

The Manila TimesFlash floods in parts of Mindanao kill 4The Manila TimesAT 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 ...and more »

CDO under state of calamity due to floods - Manila Bulletin;

CDO under state of calamity due to floods - Manila Bulletin

Manila BulletinCDO under state of calamity due to floodsManila BulletinA 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 ...and more »

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

Eastmincom to assist flood-affected areas | SunStarSun.StarTHE 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 ...and more »

Editorial: Disaster preparedness | SunStar - Sun.Star

Editorial: Disaster preparedness | SunStarSun.StarYESTERDAY 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 ...and more »