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C. TSUNAMI BULLETIN • Tsunami Bulletin No. 02 as of 2:30 PM, 06 February 2012 TSUNAMI ALERT CANCELLATION No further reports of unusual sea level changes were received after the two- hour extended observation period. Hence, tsunami alerts for the Philippines are cancelled. • Tsunami Bulletin No. 01 as of 12:31 PM, 06 February 2012 ALERT LEVEL #2: BE ON ALERT FOR UNUSUAL WAVES o People are advised to stay away from the shoreline. People should not go to the coast to watch the tsunami o People whose houses are very near the coastal areas of Negros and Cebu Islands are strongly advised to be watchful D. CASUALTIES ( DEAD: 7 ) NAME AGE LOCATION CAUSE of DEATH 9 y/o Matuog Elementary School, Pinned down by Bernadette Raidan Mun. of Tayasan, Negros collapsed concrete Oriental wall/ fence 1 unidentified Tayasan, Negros Oriental To be Confirmed 11 y/o Brgy. Mompong, Jimalalud, Collapsed Wall of Anafe Estrabella (est) Negros Oriental Chapel 4 unidentified Guihulngan, Negros Oriental To be Confirmed E. INCIDENTS REPORTED TYPE OF INCIDENT LOCATION REMARK/S Recession of Water several Evacuated residents of Brgys Mun. of Bindoy meters away from coastline Tinaogan and Domolog F. SUSPENSION OF CLASSESS • Iloilo City – Classes, Offices and Malls were suspended G. DAMAGES REGION/ CITY TYPE OF DAMAGE STRUCTURE Region 7 Northside of Negros severe damage Oriental Guihulngan City collapse Barangay Hall cracks Government and commercial buildings; roads and bridges Mun. of Himalalud damage 2 residential houses Cebu City Surface cracks RSB Building, Abellana National School, St. Vincent Gen. Hosp (old building) Bohol Assessment on-going Siquijor Assessment on-going 2 H. ACTIONS TAKEN NDRRMC • NDRRMC Emergency Operations Center was activated and alert status was upgraded from WHITE to BLUE ALERT STATUS in view of the incident, and disseminated Tsunami Bulletins/Alerts to RDRRMCs/OCD Regional Centers concerned through SMS and facsimile for further dissemination to their respective local disaster risk reduction and management councils from the provincial down to the municipal levels, especially to the coastal areas and communities near Negros and Cebu Islands • Likewise, Operations Centers of RDRRMCs concerned were advised to take all the following appropriate precautionary measures: Alert all residents living in the coastal areas fronting the Pacific Ocean for possible evacuation Effect the dissemination of the tsunami bulletins/advisories to the Local Chief Executives, Civil Defense Coordinators and RDRRMC Members through SMS, fax and other means of communication Communicate with all local TV and Radio Stations to ensure widest public information dissemination of Tsunami Bulletins/Alerts Undertake continuous monitoring in their respective area of responsibility (AOR) Instruct to submit report on actions taken thereof DOST – PHIVOLCS • DOST-PHIVOLCS disseminated Earthquake and Tsunami bulletins and is closely monitoring the situation for any significant development Office of Civil Defense Regional Centers (OCDRCs) • OCDRC V Coordinated with PDRRMC Masbate and Sorsogon, MDRRMC Pio V. Corpus and Esperanza, Masbate re possible effects of the earthquake Disseminated warning bulletins and other information to RDRRMC member/ support agencies, LDRRMCs and media thru SMS/ e-mail/ fax and uploaded the same to their facebook account Continuous monitoring • OCDRC VI o Iloilo DRRMC convened for an emergency meeting and immediately dispatched a rapid damage assessment team • OCDRC VII Disseminated warning bulletins and other information to all Chairmen, PDRRMCs of Bohol, Cebu, Negros Oriental and Siquijor, PNP 7, AFP-CC including all member agencies Alerted LDRRMCs particularly coastal communities of Negros Oriental and Cebu Islands for minor sea level changes and advised people living in coastal areas to be watchful 3 AFP • 505th Airforce helicopters in Camp Hernandez were alerted and readied for immediate dispatch Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) • DILG 7 Coordinated with NDRRMC re status of their AOR Initiated the evacuation of residents of Brgys Tinaogan and Domolog, Munipality of Bindoy ________________________________________________________________ 4
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