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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
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Hon. Jaime S. Awa-ao - Punong Barangay

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Geographic Location and Population
The barangay is situated along the Provincial road going to Sta. Cruz . It is located 12.036 kilometers northwest of the town proper of Salcedo, 28.7 kilometers of the town proper of Guiuan, and 60.8 kilometers south east of Borongan City, the capital City of Eastern Samar. Population: 806. Number of Households: 168. Neighbouring Barangays: Casilion, Taclaon, Talangdawan.
Disaster Vulnerability
  • Flooding: The Western and Southern parts, facing the Leyte Gulf, have 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 landslide.

What to do

Alert Level 0
  • Issue warning for possibility of flooding and 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 and landslide
  • Preemptive evacuation of vulnerable sector
  • Distribution of relief goods
  • Avoid areas with possibility of flooding and landslide
  • Suspension of classes
  • Prohibition of travel & fishing activities
Alert Level 2
  • Issue warning for possibility of flooding and landslide
  • Forced evacuation
  • Distribution of relief goods
  • Suspension of classes
  • Prohibition of travel & fishing activities
Alert Level 3
  • Issue warning for possibility of flooding and landslide
  • Forced evacuation
  • Distribution of relief goods
  • Suspension of classes
  • Prohibition of travel & fishing activities
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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