Caridad

Today's weather in Salcedo

moderate rain 25° C 25° C | 25° C 2.18 m/s 89 % 1010 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
Caridad

Hon. Jessica B. Rojero - Punong Barangay

09272181989

Geographic Location and Population
Caridad is an interior barangay of Salcedo facing Matarinao Bay, 12 kilometers west of the town proper of Salcedo, 28 kilometers from the town proper of Guiuan, and 60 kilometers sout east of Borongan City, the capital of the Province of Eastern Samar. It is bounded on the east by Barangay Seguinon, on the west by Barangay Naga of the municipality of Quinapondan, on the north by Barangay Matarinao Bay and on the south by Barangay Casilion. Population: 491. Number of Households: 106. Neighbouring Barangays: Casilion, Seguinon.
Disaster Vulnerability
  • Flooding: The Northern part, facing the Matarinao Bay 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 along the coast have moderate susceptibility, while some high grounds near the residential areas have low susceptibility to landslide.

What to do

Alert Level 0
  • Issue warning for possibility of flooding, storm surge, landslide
  • 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, storm surge, and landslide
  • 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, storm surge, and landslide
  • Forced evacuation
  • Distribution of relief goods
  • Suspension of classes
  • Prohibition of fishing activities & travel
Alert Level 3
  • Issue warning for possibility of flooding, storm surge, and landslide
  • 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

Address of evacuation center

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