Thus, the associated meteorological conditions are still expected in at least 36 hours when PSWS #1 is put in effect initially; in at least 24 hours with PSWS #2; in at least 18 hours with PSWS #3, in at least 12 hours with PSWS #4; and in at least 12 hours with PSWS #5. Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, October 30) — More areas in Luzon and Visayas are under Tropical Cyclone Wind Signal No. Last Thursday, PAGASA warned that Rolly might intensify as it nears the Philippines causing signals 3 and 4 to be raised in some parts of the country. Their two young house helps were also sleeping at the other room. This means that PSWS #1 may be be upgraded to PSWS #2, then to PSWS #3, PSWS #4 and to PSWS #5 as necessary when a very intense typhoon is approaching or downgraded when the typhoon is moving away. Exclusive By Raïssa Robles. DAMAGE TO STRUCTURE: WINDS: 121-170 kph may be expected in at least 18 hrSEA CONDITIONS (Open Sea)Wave Height: > 14.0 metersStorm surge possible at coastal. The PAGASA warning system issues a storm signal no higher than Number 3 in areas that are in possible direct impact with the Typhoon. Their house started to collapse with the onslaught of water, mud, and logs. started interviewing and debriefing  victims in the evacuation, relocation  centers and in their homes. In fact, not one house was left standing on Bayug Island. In its 11 p.m. bulletin, PAGASA said Rolly underwent extremely rapid intensification over the last 24 hours. The storm took away more than 1,000 lives. MANILA, Philippines (UPDATE) - Tropical storm "Sendong" (international name Washi) is the world's deadliest storm this year, latest data shows. Together, they would turn the pages of the storybook and look at the pictures. This explains the reason why building permit were issued to people and subdivision developers to build their homes in flood prone danger zones, including “Isla Delta, a sand bar in the middle of Cagayan de Oro river, one of the worse hit during the flash flood. WHEREAS, typhoon Sendong was officially classified by the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAG-ASA) under Signal Number 2; Without their knowing it, water from Hinaplanon river overflowed, broke loose and surged within seconds to the neighboring houses including theirs. Families huddle on rooftops while others were separated by the strong water current. The delineation of areas for a given signal number is based on the intensity, size of circulation and the forecast direction and speed of movement of the tropical storm or typhoon at the time of issue of the warning bulletin. Hurricane Sandy is like our Typhoon Signal Number 3, according to Renito Paciente, officer-in-charge of Pagasa’s marine meteorological services section.. Mindanao was hit by Typhoon Sendong that day, a typhoon that gone up to signal #2 to some areas where the residents in the areas who have been hit by Sendong. It must be noted also that the approximate lead time to expect the range of the wind speeds given for each signal number is valid only when the signal number is put in effect for the first time. In typhoon sendong, although I did not experienced the typhoon but I felt the sentiments and pain of the victims when I was there to volunteer for relief operations. For example, PSWS #3 may be downgraded to PSWS #1 or all signals from PSWS #2 may be lowered. Rice crops, however, may suffer significant damage when it is in its flowering stage. 8 to be hoisted at 7:30am-Tuesday, October 13, 2020 - 1 month ago No Comments 2,223 Views . A man gathers wood amid logs and debris washed ashore four days after Tropical Storm Washi hit a village in Iligan city, Philippines, on December 20, 2011. The flash flood in some areas rose to as high as 30 feet. Some wooden, old electric posts are tilted or downed. People were busy preparing for Christmas; no one was concern of typhoon Sendong, its only signal No. Methodist constituencies in the Davao Episcopal Area responded with loving hearts, sharing generously for the relief goods in the affected places, but the destruction was so huge that we are prayed and appealed for outside help for which we are very grateful for the loving, generous and prompt response from the Methodist people in the connection. News and events from the provinces and towns and barangays in the Philippines, Asia's most vibrant country. Typhoon “Sendong” was really a surprise for Northern Mindanao. His wife is still in Cebu City working as a domestic help. At the height of the flood our members have to climb to their roof tops to avoid being drowned. Many of the destroyed houses in Iligan were smashed to pieces by newly cut logs from the mountains of Lanao province. (Vanessa L. Almeda, Carolyn O. Arguillas/MindaNews) Milenyo Typhoon Signal Number 3. Hong kong raises Typhoon Signal Number 8 as tropical cyclone. Typhoon signal No. 1 is raised in Metro Manila, Abra, Kalinga, Mountain Province, Bulacan, Pampanga, Bataan, Rizal, the northern … Public storm warning signal number 2 and 1 are hoisted over much of central and northern Luzon, a significant downgrade from previous storm warnings 7. According to SMG, the tropical storm was located 760 km southeast of Macau and was moving toward Hainan Island. PAGASA RAISES SIGNAL NUMBER 3 – Cantanduanes was placed under signal number 3 as Typhoon Rolly approaches the Bicol Region. The del Puerto family live in a subdivision at Balulang Cagayan de Oor where the floodwaters reached almost the ceiling of houses. Tropical Cyclone Quinta (international name Molave) intensified into a typhoon on Sunday, a few hours before making landfall over San Miguel Island in Albay's Tabaco City at 6:10 … Currently Sendong is rated signal number 1 and is expected to affect Boracay tonight and tomorrow. Even if I am a victim, I cannot close my eyes to more needy flood victims, so whenever I see their need, I share to them and I receive even more blessings in return. One of the barangay tanod just passed by our house with life saver…he helped us out of the house…in time before the house was swept  by the raging waters..and because of him, we were saved. Their house,car, clothes everything..are flooded.. During the Requinton Clan Reunion Pearly del Puerto said: “ It’s time to thank the Lord…,  we thank God for our life even when we are flooded let us be happy and thankful to the Lord..” –Pagerlita del Puerto. He looked and hoped to find his father, mother, brother, sister, her sister’s husband, and especially his young daughter, Marjorie, among the survivors in the evacuation centers. By. Complete roof failure on many residences and industrial buildings. By 5:00 p.m., Public Storm Warning Signal No. It also manifests their lack of political will. Unimaginable devastation of properties and infrastructure and a rising toll of dead people met the people of both cities at daybreak. Coconut plantation may suffer extensive damage. Tropical Storm Sendong was the most destructive tropical cyclones for 2011 in terms of dead casualties which reached up to 1,268 while Typhoon Pedring was the most destructive in terms of damage to properties which was estimated at PhP15.553B and affected population was 667,602 families. METRO Manila was places under Signal No. 54,618 families were affected, consisting of more than 500 thousand individuals. In Iligan ten United Methodist homes were affected and one whole family drowned: father, mother 2 children, a relative and helper. Two houses were completely washed out. Change ), You are commenting using your Twitter account. Introduction III. We have a United Methodist presence in both cities. component of this mission to be dispense by the doctors. This means that PSWS #1 may be be upgraded to PSWS #2, then to PSWS #3, PSWS #4 and to PSWS #5 as necessary when a very intense typhoon is approaching or downgraded when the typhoon is moving away. I was born and grow up in Bukidnon and have been to Cagayan de Oro a numerous times and been to Iligan City too. The storm, which struck Northern Mindanao, the Visayas, and Palawan over the weekend, has now killed at least 957 people, the country's disaster management chief said Tuesday morning. After the flood, somewhere over the rainbow is Julia and her family, at peace and embraced in the love of God. WINDS: 30-60 kph may be expected in at least 36 hrSEA CONDITIONS (Open Sea)Wave Height: 1.25-4.0 meters Edgar thanked God for the blessing of finding her daughter, and lifted to Him the other members of their family who, until now, are still missing. January, February, March , April and May of 2012, Phase III– Rehabilitation: such as rebuilding of houses, farms, water, system, bridges, and Infra-structures that will help them start ther. ( Log Out /  DAMAGE TO STRUCTURE: WINDS:  > 220 kph may be expected in at least 12 hrA Super Typhoon will affect the locality.SEA CONDITIONS (Open Sea)Wave Height: more than 14.0 mStorm surge more than 3 meters possible at coastal areas I thank God that before the typhoon our house was tupsy-turvy all around, after the flood it was cleaned…since all have been cleaned by the flood…, we had one half sack of rice before the flood..and it was soaked in water..after the flood ..thank God ..it became 1 sack of rice…We’ll, lets celebrate and forget our worries with our flooded houses…but let us thank God for his goodness to us inspite of the flood….” Thank God… Lovely Resma-Miguel. Typhoon Bopha (Pablo)2012 ; Just a year after Typhoon Sendong, another deadly typhoon hit Mindanao in December 2012. Super Typhoon "Super-typhoon" is a term utilized by the U.S. Joint Typhoon Warning Center for typhoons that reach maximum sustained 1-minute surface winds of at least 130 kt (230 kph). R. Magsaysay Ave. Davao City 8000, Manila Office 7F Unit A&B Glass Tower, C Palanca St, Legaspi Village, Makati, Office Phone: (+632) 403 0464 / (+632) 403 0462, Purpose Of Your VA? Children were place inside pails to keep them afloat. The appearance of the clouds in a typhoon are in a spiral arrangement; they are being blown by winds in a counter- clockwise direction. Medicines will be a great. Storm signals elsewhere have been lowered. Most residential and institutional buildings of mixed construction may be severely damaged. That morning when I was in the ceiling of our 2 storey house I saw God’s miracle through several ways….it was blackout, but then the communication was not stopped, our cellphone kept on charging and we cannot explain this..The much encouraging support of friends and family members kept our hope and faith alive. But many people including the victims perceived it as the result of the ACTION OF MAN. In some inland areas that are less affected by tropical cyclones (such as Qinghai, etc. Phase I covers the first few weeks from the time of typhoon, Phase II– (a) Distribution of money in cash for them to buy their priority, needs at the evacuation centers, relocation areas, or at their former, place as they settle and start their new life. Rehabilitation may take about two to five years. Since it was 1;00 o’clock in the morning most of the people in both cities were asleep thus un-aware of the danger of the flood. 1,490 persons were accounted dead, (737 Cagayan de Oro; 693 Iligan; 45- Bukidnon); 1,603 injured, and close to 800 still missing. Sorsogon and the eastern section of Albay have been placed under Tropical Cyclone Wind Signal (TCWS) No. Most of the typhoons that originates in the Pacific ocean passes through the Surigao strait, then to  eastern Visayas, and proceeds to Luzon. Not once but repeatedly. Typhoon Sendong hits Iligan, Cagayan de Oro; hundreds dead, missing on ... the flash flood came together with strong winds of Typhoon Signal No. It is also considered as the strongest that year. aftermath of typhoon sendong in iligan circa december 2011 part 1 It is 12 days after Typhoon Sendong devastated Northern Mindanao, especially Iligan and Cagayan de Oro City. At the height of Typhoon Sendong, past midnight of December 17, Julia, together with her Daddy Julius, Mommy Ivy and 11-month old sister Aniqa, was sleeping at her great grandmother’s house in Hinaplanon, Iligan City. 5 in 3 provinces By: Gilbert Gaviola - Inquirer.net | November 01,2020 - 07:11 AM Image from PAGASA 10 AREAS UNDER SIGNAL 3. Forty seven teachers and staff from our school Corpus Christi were flooded. No one in the cities of Cagayan de Oro and Iligan recalls ever having a typhoon pass by during their entire life. (c) Trauma Counseling for the victims. Name of Bank:  Bank of the Philippines Islands  (Davao Main Branch), Address:  115 C. M. Recto Avenue,  Davao City  8000, Philippines, Account Name:  (Peso)  Philippines Central Conference-UMC-DEA, Account Name: (Dollar)  The United Methodist Church – Davao Episcopal Area. Very heavy damage to high –risk structures. Marjorie told his father that seconds before they were wept to the sea, her Uncle Fernil gave her a wooden slab, told her to hold on to it no matter what would happen and kissed her goodbye. 1 as Typhoon Quinta further intensifies while moving out of the Philippine territory. Newsdesk. And without warning, the sudden surge of flood waters dismantled and carried their small shanty to the open sea and they got separated from each other. are broken or uprooted, Dwarf-type or hybrid coconut trees are tilted or downed. However, that night of December 16, the rains did not stop, instead it became stronger accompanied by howling winds. Signal Number 1 has been issued this 5:00AM of June 29, 2013. However, it remains less likely to affect any portion of the country over the next 2 to 3 days. ( Log Out /  Bobby their only son was able to break the metal bars of their house, in time to get out of their house and go to their rooftop before the floodwaters drown them. Many houses of medium-built materials are unroofed, some with collapsed walls; extensive damage to doors and windows, A few houses of first-class materials are partially damaged. The city was really devastated by the flood, the Cagayan City was known to be the horror city after the typhoon strike. Slight damage to some houses of very light materials or makeshift structures in exposed communities. In Vintar (Bukidnon) The Christmas Institute continued in spite of the flood that went in the church. We could not get out of the house..it was flooded everywhere. She was called an “Alarmist”. Keep safe everyone . At daybreak, after the water had subsided, their bodies were found in the living room. This is because the purpose of the signal is to warn the impending occurrence of the given meteorological conditions. There is almost total damage to banana plantation. Mindanao was hit by Typhoon Sendong that day, a typhoon that gone up to signal #2 to some areas where the residents in the areas who have been hit by Sendong. Tropical Cyclone Wind Signal No. Weak speed, but huge rainwater rate. Pablo left behind 1,067 residents dead, 1,050 of that from Mindanao while Sendong left behind 1,268 residents dead, 1,227 of that from Mindanao. God bless us all. The number of injured persons reached 1,582 with authorities rescuing 432 persons. Typhoon Sendong hits Iligan, Cagayan de Oro; hundreds dead, missing on ... the flash flood came together with strong winds of Typhoon Signal No. He looked among the dead piled in the streets and in the funeral homes. I was already in my hometown when the typhoon hit Northern Mindanao. After the flood, the coming in of food, clothes, financial assistance was overwhelming. Everything was wiped out. Electricity also went out as of this very moment. 40,000 homes damaged and thousand of people died in the philippines because of the deadly typhoon. Most tall trees are broken, uprooted or defoliated; Coconut trees are stooped, broken or uprooted. People were busy preparing for Christmas; no one was concern of typhoon Sendong, its only signal No. In the absence of typhoon signal warnings from PAGASA, localized suspension or cancellation of classes in both public and private elementary and secondary schools may be implemented by the school principal. –  Ludy Tagontongan. Also known internationally as Washi, the Tropical Storm Sendong has reached its peak strength as a severe tropical storm on December 16, 2011, and made its first landfall along the east coast of Mindanao. The houses and villages near the mountains felt the strong rains eroding the mountains. DAMAGE TO STRUCTURE: Weather Outlook Selected Philippine Cities, Ten-Day Regional Agri-Weather Information, Monthly Philippine Agro-Climatic Review and Outlook, Flood Forecasting and Warning System for River Basins, National Meteorological and Hydrological Services, Approved Budget and Corresponding Targets, Status of Implementations of Program/Projects. ( Log Out /  The storm's tropical storm force winds may have only been 100 miles (160 km) in diameter, but the rainfall totals within this compact storm were high and caused severe flooding, landslides … Typhoon Signal No. On the 16th day of December, I received a text message from my sister's friend that Misamis Occidental is already under Typhoon Signal number 2. Typhoon signal number 1 hoisted. Considerable damage to shrubbery and trees with heavy foliage blown off; some large trees blown down. Before Sendong, Pablo and now Quinta, Mindanao had been repeatedly referred to as “typhoon-free” but for the northeastern part. Change ), You are commenting using your Facebook account. There were a total of 51, 757 houses affected by the flood; of which 9,193 houses were totally destroyed, 42,564 houses were partially damaged. Quinta intensifies into a typhoon; makes landfall over Albay and Quezon Published 2020-10-25 18:31:25 | Updated 2020-10-26 02:57:00 . The water current was so strong, bringing debris and logs, pushing them inside the house and it rose and rose until it reached the ceiling and covered the entire house. MANILA, Philippines – The death toll from tropical storm “Sendong” has reached 1,453, latest data from the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) showed. Almost total damage to structures of light in highly exposed coastal areas. He explained to me that Hurricane Sandy has sustained winds of 74 to 95 mph (miles per hour). 5:45. It is heartbreaking to see everything that we have to be gone in just overnight…all the materials things that we have are gone…but then these are just material things, what is important is that we are alive…we are alive… and for this alone we are thankful to God.” Rose Requinton. 2. Weak speed, but huge rainwater rate. Signal 1 is one of 4 warning signals that are used by PAGASA to indicate the strength of a typhoon in the Philippines. ( Log Out /  Tropical cyclone signals number 3 and 4, which are associated with destructive to very destructive winds, may be hoisted in some parts of the Philippines as typhoon Rolly (with international name ‘Goni’) continues to intensify before its landfall over Luzon, according to the Philippines Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) on Friday. This typhoon which the Philippines named Rolly (International Name: Goni) is considered the strongest typhoon in the world this 2020 affecting 19 to 31M Pinoys. If a Number 3 Signal is issued, chances are there is a lot of rain and winds causing all sorts of debris to fly around, so staying indoors is probably best. We waited for 30 minutes for them to open the door of the house, and that 30 minutes  of waiting, I was able to pray to the Lord…Lord please let us live….we don’t want to die…not now Jesus…please. Lack of actions taken by the local government is evidenced by the ongoing performance the weekend night café despite the warnings of a signal number 2 storm on the way. My dad went to Valencia City and we were left in the house, my mom, my son and myself. Some damage to poorly constructed signs/billboards. Some old galvanized iron (G.I.) Milenyo Typhoon Signal Number 3. They were not able to rescue anything inside their house. Some coconut trees may be tilted with few others broken. Public Storm Signal Number One was raised in the provinces of Surigao del Norte, … Posted by dragonica1223 at 1:33 AM No comments: Email This BlogThis! DAMAGE TO STRUCTURE: WINDS: 61-120 kph may be expected in at least 24 hrSEA CONDITIONS (Open Sea)Wave Height:4.1-14.0 mStorm surge possible at coastal areas. Growing up in the region and being used to having heavy downpours throughout the year (and still live normal) made us believed that Northern Mindanao is a typhoon-free area and can never be devastated with such wrath of nature until the typhoon came. 1, and besides Pag-asa maybe wrong, no … His only hope was that the waves brought them to neighboring coastal areas and have survived the catastrophe. Several villages or subdivisions were totally washed out within minutes, especially communities at the bank of the rivers. Answer 11 of 13: Typhoon Sendong is expected to bring bad weather to the Aklan region, as well as other parts of the country. Signal 1 is one of 4 warning signals that are used by PAGASA to indicate the strength of a typhoon in the Philippines. Public Storm Signal Number One was raised in the … We are advising everyone to please stay indoors until further advise, as the typhoon is very powerful and has left at least 10 people dead (as per reports). Signal No. Severe and extensive window and door damage. Typhoon Signal Number 10 – Hato – in HK. Pag-asa issued a signal number 1 for typhoon Sendong and warned of heavy rains on the affected provinces. Bridges, houses and other infrastructures were destroyed. Change ), Blog Site of the Davao Episcopal Area of The United Methodist Church, Davao Episcopal Area Annual Conferences Schedule 2012, Typhon Sendong and the Church’s Response of love and compassion, L.G.B.T.Q ISSUE AND THE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, An Outcry Against Hatred and Hate Crimes and a Commitment to Prophetic Love. Washi weakened slightly after passing Mindanao, but regained strength in the Sulu Sea, and made landfall again over Palawan on December 17. 2. It formed in the Pacific Ocean, around 945 kilometers southeast of Guam on December 13, 2011, and entered the Philippine Area of … DAMAGE TO STRUCTURE: WINDS: 171-220 kph may be expected in at least 12 hrSEA CONDITIONS (Open Sea)Wave Height: more than 14.0 metersStorm surge 2-3m possible at coastal areas. MANILA, Philippines – More areas were placed under Signal No. Sendong only had a wind speed reported at 101.389 kilometers per hour (55 knots or 63 mph), but the rainfall rate dropped with 50 mm/hr in 10 straight hours that weakened the soil which caused also the landslides and large tree trunks that hit structures and people. 1, and besides Pag-asa maybe wrong, no storm ever passes the forecasted track of the typhoon. The Typhoon is estimated to make landfall over Surigao on Sunday January 09, 2017. Especially as this may mean hurricane force winds may soon follow - as the eye of a typhoon approaches - this signal can prompt a virtual shutdown of Hong Kong.. Their house was no longer there. Considerable damage to structures of light materials (up to 75% are totally and partially destroyed); complete roof structure failures. If only that baranggay tanod  was late for just about five minutes, we would have been swept by the waters and are dead now…I would say, the Lord God loves us… because the Lord sent angels to help us out of the house in time.. Widespread damage to high-risk structures, Very heavy damage to medium-risk structures. Diseases in evacuation center also becomes a problem. In San Francisco (Agusan Sur) the Christmas Institute was also aborted because water rose up to the waist line of delegates. TYPHOON SENDONG (INTERNATIONAL CODE: WASHI) On December 15, 2011 Typhoon Sendong entered the Philippine Area of Responsibility with an estimated sustained winds of 55 kilometers per hour based on the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) weather report. Rudy Lucero texted us: “Just hold on, I texted all my friends so you are being prayed for …so hold on.. You will survive, I believe the Lord is with you… you will survive,  Iking.- the brother of my husband from Bacolod City, text “I called up Elsie and Egay in the states,  they are gathering as a church to pray for you..For Pastor Bong and Nilda Resma monitoring what we are doing and are praying for us. It is likely to re-intensify into a tropical storm in the next 24 hours. TYPHOON SENDONG (INTERNATIONAL CODE: WASHI) On December 15, 2011 Typhoon Sendong entered the Philippine Area of Responsibility with an estimated sustained winds of 55 kilometers per hour based on the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) weather report. Typhoon Sendong is considered by several groups such as some politicians and Insurance companies as an ACT Of GOD. The homes of the others were submerged in the floods and damaged. Recorded with an iPhone during the Typhoon Vinta Signal number 2 in Iligan City , in Northern Mindanao, Philippines. Try the museums or shopping centres. Electrical power distribution and communication services severely disrupted. The Visayas, particularly Dumaguete City, is also severely affected. ... and Villa Candida, while all the houses near Carmen River were washed out by the typhoon. Cruz, Botolan and Cabangan) and the northern portion of Quezon (General Nakar), the state-run weather agency said in its 11 a.m. severe weather bulletin. The strong winds blew their roof top off. She particularly liked the part that at the end of the flood, God sent a rainbow to show His love to all the people. I was not in Iligan when Typhoon Sendong struck. In both Cagayan de Oro and Iligan cities 45,000 displaced persons are in evacuation centers, while 266,000 persons stays outside temporary shelters, with a total of 311,000 persons being assisted daily. roofs may be peeled or blown off. They live near the river banks, thus they are used to being “flooded,” that is, water getting inside their house from time to time. Members of our churches in Iligan and Cagayan de Oro have organized committees that do relief work. I thank the Lord for giving us again another life…”  Mary Ann Bantilan, “I thank the Lord for giving me a husband who has been my superhero during the time of the typhoon Sendong. Causes IV. He still did not find them. Unshielded, old dilapidated schoolhouses, makeshift shanties, and other structures of light materials are partially damaged or unroofed. MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – More areas in Visayas and Mindanao are under public storm warning signals Monday, December 3, as typhoon Pablo (international codename Bopha) moves closer to land. All travel and outdoor activities are cancelled with storm signal number 4. ‘TYPHON SENDONG AND THE CHURCH’S RESPONSE OF LOVE AND COMPASSION’. Many members of the public and the media made inquiries on the hoisting of Number 8 signal during the passage of typhoon Yutu. What made things worse were the hundreds rampaging logs that swept down the mountains and killed people and destroyed houses along its path. A week before Typhoon Sendong, she would go to her maternal Lolo and ask him to tell her the story of Noah. In each year, ten cyclones are usually expected to be typhoons, with five having the potential to be destructive ones. The flood came at 12:00 midnight when most of the residents are asleep. Currently, Rolly is forecasted to make landfall over Catanduanes and the Camarines provinces due to its … Also under the same typhoon signal are the northern portion of Zambales (Iba, Palauig, Masinloc, Candelaria, Sta. On January 08, 2017 signal number 1 is raised in over 20 areas in the Philippines due to Typhoon Auring. new life. An area’s given signal number is based on the intensity, size of circulation and the forecast direction, and speed of the tropical storm or typhoon when the Public Storm Warning Signal is raised. Lack of actions taken by the local government is evidenced by the ongoing performance the weekend night café despite the warnings of a signal number 2 storm on the way. Until now, in many places there is no drinking water yet. Effects and Costs c. Revenues or Sources of Funds d. At 1:00 o’clock in the early morning of Saturday, Dec. 17, the heavy rains, strong winds, and rushing water from the mountains and higher grounds flooded both cities of Iligan and Cagayan de Oro. Indeed, a few days after the flood, a neighbor told him that he had seen Marjorie. “After losing their loved, ones and homes to monstrous flood and mudslides unleashed by, Tropical Storm “Sendong,” many survivors are having bouts of, depression, with some exhibiting suicidal tendencies.” In fact a, certain Roy Navarro stabbed himself and cut his throat in the, evacuation center last Jan. 6, upon knowing that his family was not. They shouted for help, at first their voices were loud and clear yet panicking, until slowly they faded out, one by one. In Sta Cruz, (Misamis Oriental) where our church is beside the sea and the where Christmas Institute was being held, the activity was aborted because the sea water rose to hide tide, logs floated, 4 dead human bodies were seen floating and there were cows and other animals, too, that drowned. 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