Balud

Today's weather in Salcedo

moderate rain 25° C 25° C | 25° C 2.5 m/s 89 % 1009 hPa

3-day Weather Forecast for Salcedo

  • May 21, 2022 light rain 27° C
  • May 22, 2022 light rain 27° C
  • May 23, 2022 light rain 27° C
Barangay Profile
Balud

Hon. Rosalie T. Padit - Punong Barangay

09507530079

Geographic Location and Population
Brgy Balud is an interior barangay of Salcedo facing the Leyte Gulf & located 1.44 kilometer north of the town proper of Salcedo 15.5 kilometers from the town of Guiuan 64.3 kilometers south east of Borongan City the Capital City. Population: 551. Number of Households: 112. Neighbouring Barangays: Buabua, Bagtong, Butig.
Disaster Vulnerability
  • Flooding: No portion is prone to flooding.
  • Storm Surge: The coastal areas have high risk of storm surge.
  • Landslide: Some high grounds have low susceptibility to landslides.

What to do

Alert Level 0
  • Issue warning for possibility of storm surge
  • Listen to the weather forecast/update from TV & Radio
  • Put house support
  • Prepare important things, documents, appliances & put it in a safe area
  • Secure animals/livestock
Alert Level 1
  • Issue warning for possibility of storm surge
  • Preemptive evacuation of vulnerable sector
  • Distribution of relief goods
  • Avoid areas with possibility of storm surge
  • Suspension of classes
  • Prohibition of fishing activities & travel
Alert Level 2
  • Issue warning for possibility of storm surge
  • Forced evacuation
  • Distribution of relief goods
  • Suspension of classes
  • Prohibition of fishing activities & travel
Alert Level 3
  • Issue warning for possibility of flooding and storm surge
  • Forced evacuation
  • Distribution of relief goods
  • Suspension of classes
  • Prohibition of fishing activities & travel
Safe
  • Help clean the Evacuation Center
  • Advice evacuees to return to their homes
  • Lifting of fishing & travel ban
  • Assess damages
  • Mobilization for search & Rescue operation
  • Continuation of distribution of food packs
Evacuation Centers
  • 4 private houses
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