NDRRMC official situation report of super typhoon Yolanda as of November 10, 2013 6AM

posted on: Monday, November 11, 2013

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As of November 10, 2013 6 AM, National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council has officially reported 151 people dead (3 were electrocuted while 1 was struck by lightning), 23 people injured, and 5 people missing because of super typhoon Yolanda.

A lot of families were displaced due to super typhoon Yolanda.

A total of 403,503 persons persons or 86,513 families were placed in 1,425 evacuation centers located in 37 provinces, 38 cities, and 215 municipalities from the following regions:

  • IV-A
  • IV-B
  • V
  • VI
  • VII
  • VIII
  • X
  • XI
600 food packs from DSWD were delivered via PAF c130 to Tacloban City. (Image courtesy of DSWD)

In Region VI and XI, the total of damaged houses now account to 3,480, 1,409 of which suffered partial damage while 2,071 suffered total damage.

In region IV-A, IV-B, V, and VIII, a total of 18 roads & 1 bridge have been reported to be not affected as of November 10, 2013 6 AM.

Reported stranded in Region IV-B in Puerto Princesa, Region V in Albay and Sorsogon, and Region VII in Maasin and Catbalogan were 501 passengers, 1 motorbanca, 67 rolling cargoes, and 3 vessels

The operation of 4 airports are currently suspended as of November 9, 2013.

Power blackout was experienced in the Visayas during the day of the typhoon and it lasted on the next day. Other areas, mostly those affected are still experiencing power outage.

Power interruption has been present since November 7, 2013 in the following provinces and municipalities in Region IV-A, IV-B, V, VII, VIII, and X:

  • Surigao del Sur
  • Surigao del Norte
  • Dinagat Islands
  • Camiguin
  • Biliran, Leyte, Southern Leyte, Northern Samar, andEastern Samar
  • Bohol
  • Cebu (24 municipalities of Northern Cebu including San Francisco, Camotes, Tuburan and parts of Danao City)
  • Aklan, Antique, Capiz, Iloilo, and Nergos Occidental
  • Albay, Masbate, Catanduanes, Camarines Sur
  • Marinduque
  • Romblon
  • 4 Municipalities in Occidental Mindoro
  • 5 Municipalities in Palawan
  • 6 Municipalities in Oriental Mindoro
  • 2 municipalities in Rizal
  • 5 municipalities in Laguna

Thankfully, power in Sibulan, Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental and Siquijor had their power restored the very next day.

The Province of Camiguin of Region X on the other hand had their electricity restored by November 9, 2013 8:30 AM.

In Region IV-A, electricity was restored in the following areas:

  • Municipality of Angono, Rizal
  • Province of Quezon
  • Pagsanjan, Paete and Pakil, Laguna

The following areas have experienced difficulty in communications:

  • Surigao del Norte (Municipality of Bacuag)
  • Samar, Northern Samar and Eastern Samar
  • Biliran, Leyte, Southern Leyte
  • Cebu (Municipalities of Northern Cebu, Bogo City)
  • Capiz
  • Antique
  • Aklan
Due to communication difficulties, Armed Forces of the Philippines deployed communication systems on November 9, 2013 in 3 Visayan cities. In Tacloban City Police Station and Villamor Air Base, a communication cell was established. 2 communication cells from Roxas City, Mandaue City and Capiz are also on their way. (Image courtesy of Armed Forces of the Philippines)

The total cost of assistance to the families in Region IV-B, V, VI, VII, X, and XI affected by typhoon Yolanda is currently Php 9,648,554 from DSWD and Php 987,700 from local government units.

In Region IV-B and XIII, the cost of damage is now Php 7,215,831.75, Php 4,880,000 of which refers to infrastructure while Php 2,335,831.75 refers to agriculture.

SOURCE: Official Gazette of the Republic of the Philippines