Cantomoja

Today's weather in Salcedo

light rain 25° C 25° C | 25° C 1.12 m/s 83 % 1009 hPa

3-day Weather Forecast for Salcedo

  • Aug 18, 2022 light rain 25° C
  • Aug 19, 2022 moderate rain 26° C
  • Aug 20, 2022 light rain 27° C
Barangay Profile
Cantomoja

Hon. Estela R. Claro - Punong Barangay

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Geographic Location and Population
The barangay is 9 km. to Poblacion Salcedo ,7 km. to National Highway, 25 km. to Guiuan, and 98 km. to Borongan, the Provincial capitol. Population: 380. Number of Households: 85. Neighbouring Barangays: Carapdapan, Cantomoja.
Disaster Vulnerability
  • Flooding: The Southern part, facing the Leyte Gulf, has portions which have LOW to MODERATE susceptibility 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 flooding and 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 flooding and 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 flooding and 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
  • Cantomoja Elementary School
  • Church
  • Day care
  • Private houses
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