The Provincial/City/Municipal Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Councils/Offices are respectfully advised to be vigilant and to take precautionary measures in view of Tropical Depression “Vicky” which could have possible adverse impact on the local population, on health, on public and private infrastructure, on the economy.

The Barangay Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Committees (BDRRMCs) are kindly advised to coordinate with their City/Municipal Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council/Office (C/M DRRMC/O) to plan for any emergency, including evacuation measures.  Caution should be taken that evacuation centers are located in safe areas, that these should not be located in landslide-/flood-/hazard-prone areas.

All these measures should be hand-in-hand with safety and health protocols in view of the ongoing pandemic.

Everyone is please advised to keep informed on the latest weather bulletin from PAGASA.

Thank you.