- Posted September 9, 2009 by
Olongapo City, Philippines
This iReport is part of an assignment:
Zambales Flooding part 2
The constant downpour of the Monsoon rain and the effects of the high tide caused a massive flooding all through out the Zambales area and my home town Olongapo city. Several key areas of the city experienced several landslides and severe flooding that affected hundreds of individuals.
From Monday Sept 7 the heavy rain and the high tide caused the surounding waters to rise up and causes flooding up to 12-15 feet high and made many residents to flee or manage to secure themselves on top their roofs for safety. Flood waters ramains high and rescue teams from different sectors all work hand and hand securing resident who were affected by the said tragedy.
Evacuess are relocated to the evaciation area which is the local school of olongapo city.