[10] In Naga City, about 1,500 citizens left for emergency shelters. [24], On Catanduanes Island, Durian destroyed about half of the houses in the capital city of Virac.[14]. Typhoon Reming, also known as Durian, which hit the Philippines in November 2006, was the strongest tropical cyclone to devastate the country before Haiyan, according to the World Meteorological Organization. The storm had initial intensifies before struck southern Vietnam early on December 5 as a minimal typhoon before diminishing to a tropical depression. The president ordered the immediate release of 1 billion Philippine pesos ($20.7 million, 2006 USD) for relief in areas affected by typhoons Durian, Xangsane, and Cimaron. PHILIPPINE TYPHOONS – The list are the names of typhoons and storms that hit Philippines which left huge destructions and the costliest. These are also "special days". In the Philippines, however, the typhoon was called Reming. Typhoon Ewiniar, known in the Philippines as Typhoon Ester, was the third named storm of the 2006 Pacific typhoon season and one that lasted for twelve days as a tropical cyclone, moving on a generally northward track. [34] Malaysia donated 20 tons of food and medicines, and Singapore sent two batches of supplies valued at $50,000 (USD) through Singapore Airlines. "[16] Threatening an area not frequented by typhoons, many residents did not heed warnings as weather conditions ahead of the storm were calm. Typhoon Durian (Reming)-2006; Typhoon Reming affected five countries in Southeast Asia namely Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam, Malaysia and Yap State.More than 1,500 of fatalities skyrocketed these countries. Meanwhile, the Philippines’ Department of Health (DOH) reported 2,298 new confirmed cases of Covid-19 infection on Monday, … [21], Beginning on November 30, Durian began affecting the Philippines, causing complete power outages in Albay, Sorsogon, Camarines Sur, and Camarines Norte. SENING held the record as strongest typhoon in the Philippines for 36 years (1970-2006) clocking 275 kph. A typhoon-erific year: (International name first / Philippines name parentheses) 1. Typhoon Goni hits Philippines with 350,000 in … [29], On December 3, due to the significant impact of Durian on the Philippines, President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo declared a state of national calamity in the Philippines. Super Typhoon Durian (known as “Reming” in the Philippines) made landfall in the Central Philippines on November 30, 2006, with reported wind gusts of up to 140 mph. [19] Following an unpredicted southerly shift in the storm's track towards the Mekong Delta, Hung later urged residents and officials to prepare for the storm, such that "all provinces should prepare so that we do not have another Linda. Typhoon Durian, known in the Philippines as Typhoon Reming, was a violent tropical cyclone that wreaked havoc in the Philippines in late-November 2006, causing massive loss of life when mudflows from the Mayon Volcano buried many villages.. Durian first made landfall in the Philippines packing strong winds and … [23] The powerful winds of the typhoon blew away houses, uprooted trees,[12] and left tens of thousands of residents without power. "[20], Early in its duration, Durian produced light winds on Yap in the Caroline Islands, gusting to 56 km/h (35 mph), as well as light rainfall totaling 52 mm (2.0 in). Signal number 5 was raised in Albay, Camarines Sur, and Catanduanes and during its peak, it caused heavy … The word "Bilis", submitted by the Philippines, means speed or swiftness. [23] Widespread flooding was also reported in Legazpi City. According to BBC News Service, the typhoon was quite powerful, with sustained winds as high as 230 kilometers per hour (140 miles per hour). [31] The government used over ₱500 million (PHP) from their Countryside Development Fund. What’s alarming is that five of the 10 have occurred since 2006, affecting and displacing thousands of citizens every time. [30][33] UNICEF donated 4,000 packages containing food, mattresses, and blankets, and UNOCHA donated $1– 2 million (USD) for relief supplies. Published: 1 Nov 2020 . The Philippines is located in the western Pacific Ocean, surrounded by naturally warm waters that will likely get even warmer as average sea-surface temperatures continue to rise. PAGASA turned off its weather radar in Virac to prevent damage. MDRPH002 TC-2006-000175-PHL 11 December 2006 The Federation’s mission is to improve the lives of vulnerable people by mobilizing the power of humanity. Super Typhoon Durian crossed the Philippines on November 30, 2006. [39], This article is about the 2006 typhoon. An estimate of $1.04 billion (42.2 billion pesos) was lost during the destruction of Typhoon Bopha in the Philippines. 2, Press Releases: Southeast Asia: Typhoon Durian - Dec 2006, Vietnam: Emergency funds sought following Durian, ESCAP/WMO台风委员会第三十九次届会在菲律宾召开, "Typhoon Committee adopt new typhoon name", "Super typhoon" triggers fatal mudslides in Philippines, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Typhoon_Durian&oldid=993028851, Articles with Chinese-language sources (zh), Articles with Japanese-language sources (ja), Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 8 December 2020, at 12:10. [16] Requests were also made to neighboring countries to allow Vietnamese fishermen to take refuge in their ports. 4, Situation Reports: Southeast Asia: Typhoon Durian - Dec 2006, Philippines: NDCC media update - Typhoon "Reming" (Durian) 06 Dec 2006, 6pm, Situation Reports: Southeast Asia: Typhoon Durian - Dec 2006, Viet Nam: Typhoon Durian OCHA Situation Report No. [11], On November 30, while the typhoon was over the Philippines, the Central Committee for Flood and Storm Control and the National Committee for Search and Rescue sent telegraphs advising of the typhoon to search and rescue teams stationed along the entire coast of the country (Quảng Ninh Province to Cà Mau). Tropical Storm Trami On December 16, the Japan Meteorological Agency started issuing public bulletins on a tropical depression southwest of Guam. MDRVN001 Operation Update No. 180 mph: Super Typhoon Megi, 2010—Luzon, Philippines; 180 mph: Super Typhoon Zeb, 1998—Luzon, Philippines; 180 mph: Cyclone Monica, 2006—Northern Territory, Australia; Masters noted in the report that “Rolly,” “Haiyan” and “Meranti” will still be among the strongest typhoons in world history … According to BBC News Service, the typhoon was quite powerful, with sustained winds as high as 230 kilometers per hour (140 miles per hour). Reming resulted in at least 734 deaths, while Glenda caused 106 deaths. In the wake of these, communities already poverty-stricken were left to The typhoon first hit the Eastern Samar region on September 30, 2006, then gained strength as it reached the Bicol region. As the Philippines experiences around 20 typhoons a year, once it became clear that COVID-19 was going to be a long-term problem, it was almost inevitable that a typhoon … MDRVN001 Operation, "Monthly Global Tropical Cyclone Summary – November 2006", Annual Report on Activities of the RSMC Tokyo: Typhoon Center 2006, "Strongest Typhoons of the Philippines (1947–2009)", "Philippines: Typhoon Durian (Reming) - DREF Bulletin no. The storm’s name comes from a pungent fruit native to Southeast Asia. 2. [13], Initially, disrupted communications prevented details about the damage in the worst struck areas. 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April 25 – The Supreme Court ruled that a part of the government policy of Calibrated Pre-Emptive Response as unconstitutional. Huawei's 5G is a threat to Brazil’s national security. Rarely hit by cyclones, the region suffers about 1,900 people dead or missing. A 7.8 magnitude earthquake strikes the mountain resort of Baguio city and other areas of the northern Philippines on July 16, 1990, killing 1,621 people. Published: 1 Nov 2020 . According to a CNN News service bulletin on December 1, 2006, Typhoon Durian washed "car-sized" glowing red hot boulders from a volcano into some villages. Kammuri was likened to typhoons that slammed the Philippines in 2014 and 2006, which had the same profile and hit at around the same time of the year. 2006 in the Philippines details events of note that happened in the Philippines in the year 2006. [10][11] The threat of the typhoon also caused ferry, bus, and airline services to be canceled. The JMA released its final advisory on September 7. names given by UN Typhoon … 4. The Philippines was hit by three typhoons, two of which were super typhoons, in a span of 10 weeks from September 25 to December 1, 2006. Typhoon Trix, caused floods and landslides in the Bicol region where it caused … [30] This relief fund was increased to 3.6 billion pesos ($74.8 million, 2006 USD) on December 6, including an additional 150 million pesos ($3.1 million) for power grid repair. [13] In addition, all shipping traffic was halted in the Mimaropa region. Between 1984 and 2004, approximately 20 tropical cyclones per year on average have formed or entered the region with nearly 9 of those making landfall in the Philippines. Winnie – 2004 Winnie was actually a tropical depression that hit the Philippines on November 27, 2004, but it unexpectedly possessed the disastrous power of a typhoon in terms of rainfall. Total damages were 7,234 billion VND (US$450 million). 2006: A Year of Disastrous Typhoons in the Philippines – A free PowerPoint PPT presentation (displayed as a Flash slide show) on PowerShow.com - … [34], Soon after Durian exited the country, workers began restoring power lines and clearing debris and trees from roads,[14] which was required before relief agencies reached the hardest hit areas. PHILIPPINES TYPHOONS: FOCUS ON ALBAY, CATANDUANES, AND CAMARINES SUR Appeal No. (ReliefWeb). October 2020. [34] The United States donated $250,000 plus supplies through the USAID program, and the Filipino community on Saipan contributed cash, food, and supplies. Deadly floods and landslides are common. School classes across the region were suspended, and many buildings opened up as storm shelters. [37] In December 2007, the committee selected the name Mangkhut as its replacement on the Western Pacific basin name lists and was used in 2013. Between 2006 and 2016, 99 typhoons entered the Philippines; 10 of them were particularly deadly, most notably Typhoon Haiyan which killed at least 6,000 people in 2013. 1951), June 17 – Hilario P. Davide, Sr., Filipino teacher and politician (b. BANGKOK — The Philippines was braced for the worst. After attaining typhoon status on November 29,[5] Durian underwent a period of rapid intensification,[4] culminating with it attaining peak 10 minute maximum sustained winds of 195 km/h (121 mph) and a central barometric pressure of 915 mbar (hPa; 27.02 inHg). The name Xangsane was submitted by Laos and means elephant. [4] Late on November 26, the depression intensified into a tropical storm and was named Durian by the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA)[nb 1] Steady strengthening took place over the following two days as the system approached the Philippines. Typhoon Trix- 1952. MANILA, Philippines- Super typhoon “Yolanda” (Haiyan) may go down in history as the deadliest natural disaster to hit the calamity-prone Philippines, with authorities estimating at … The Philippines experienced a devastating typhoon season in 2006 with four huge storms causing numerous deaths, and destruction of crops. Typhoon Goni hits Philippines with 350,000 in evacuation shelters.

At the end of this phase on October 29, Cimaron attained its peak intensity with winds of 185 km/h (115 mph) and a barometric pressure of 920 mbar (hPa; 27.17 inHg). As the Philippines experiences around 20 typhoons a year, once it became clear that COVID-19 was going to be a long-term problem, it was almost inevitable that a typhoon would hit during the pandemic. [14] Overall, 25 provinces in the archipelago were placed on storm alert. [27] Throughout the nation, the passage of the typhoon destroyed 34,000 homes, with an additional 166,000 damaged. 1948), This page was last edited on 14 October 2020, at 14:47. [5] The system turned westward once again and crossed the Malay Peninsula. Typhoon Durian killed 85 in the country and injured 1,379 others. Many roads and bridges were wrecked, which halted transportation and impacted relief work. 200 killed as Typhoon Durian strikes Philippines 01/12/2006 . [35] The International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement launched an emergency appeal for $2.47 million (USD) to support the efforts of the Vietnam Red Cross, which distributed over 2,000 packets of supplies and over 2 tonnes of rice, medicine, and clothes. In all, Durian killed almost 2,000 people,[1][2] and left hundreds more missing. MDRPH003", "Joint Typhoon Warning Center Mission Statement", "Philippines: NDCC media update - Typhoon "Reming" (Durian) 30 Nov 2006", "Philippines: Typhoon OCHA Situation Report No. After causing massive damage in the Philippines, it exited into the West Philippine Sea and weakened slightly, before managing to reorganise and restrengthen into a typhoon shortly before its second landfall, this time in Vietnam near Ho Chi Minh City, causing further damage of more than US$450 million. On July 7, 2006, Typhoon Ewiniar swirled in the western Pacific Ocean offshore of China, Taiwan, and the Philippines. [18] Evacuation orders for southern provinces were issued by December 3, with Deputy Prime Minister Nguyễn Sinh Hùng stating, "the evacuation must be completed by Monday morning [December 4]. To some extent, this is a normal pattern: the ocean surfa… Typhoon Goni hits Philippines with 350,000 in evacuation shelters. The celebration of the holidays may be moved due to President Arroyo's "holiday economics" policy. 1", "Powerful Typhoon Durian lashes eastern Philippines", "Powerful Typhoon Durian blows away houses, knocks off power as it slams into Philippines", "Philippines: NDCC media update Typhoon "Reming" (Durian) 01 Dec 2006", "Viet Nam: Flash report No. Strong winds from Durian blew off the roofs of about 500 houses in Bà Rịa–VÅ©ng Tàu Province. [11] Two weeks later, the death toll had risen to at least 720. [11] The rains caused a dyke in Albay to break, which inundated some regions with 1.5 m (5 ft) of floodwaters. December 30 – Convicted American serviceman Lance Corporal Daniel Smith was freed from a Makati jail late evening Friday and transferred to the US Embassy on orders of the Philippine government. Typhoon Rammasun — called Glenda in the Philippines — has left at least at least 20 people dead and thousands without power. In addition, several other places observe local holidays, such as the foundation of their town. The typhoon first hit the Eastern Samar region on September 30, 2006, then gained strength as it reached the Bicol region. [10] The typhoon produced heavy rainfall across its path, with localized totals reaching over 457 mm (18 in) in Albay province. [8], Before Durian made its damaging landfall in the Philippines, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) issued various tropical cyclone warnings and watches, including Public Storm Warning Signal #4 for Catanduanes, Albay, and both Camarines Sur and Norte provinces; this is the highest warning signal, in which winds of over 100 km/h (60 mph) were expected. During the last months in 2006, the Philippines was hit by unusually strong typhoons. [3], Typhoon Durian formed as a tropical depression on November 24, 2006 near Chuuk State. 3, Situation Reports: Southeast Asia: Typhoon Xangsane - Sep 2006, Viet Nam: Typhoons Revised Appeal No. In an average year, the Northwest Pacific basin typically sees 27 named storms, 17 typhoons, and 8.5 typhoons of category 3 or higher. Typhoon Xangsane (international designation: 0615, JTWC designation: 18W, PAGASA name: Typhoon Milenyo) was a deadly typhoon that affected the Philippines, Vietnam, and Thailand during the 2006 Pacific typhoon season.It was the fifteenth tropical storm and ninth typhoon recognized by the Japan … Super Typhoon Durian crossed the Philippines on November 30, 2006. 1950), November 28 – Rosita Quinto Stecza, 1950s actress under the screen name, December 4 – Ernesto Gidaya, retired general and, December 22 – Danilo Ayala Bernardo, journalist (b. [33] Indonesia sent two C-130 Hercules aircraft to Legazpi City, carrying a total of 25 tons of food, medicine, and clothing valued at 1.17 billion Indonesian rupiah (US$129,000). 1945), November 11 – James Bersamin, board member of the 2nd District of Abra (b. The Global Climate Risk Index 2015listed the Philippines as the number one most affected country by climate change, using 2013’s data. January 19 – JB Agustin, actor, socialite and philanthropist, April 5 – Don Antonio Madrigal, father of Senator, May 29 – Sotero Llamas, politician (b. [17] Strong wind warnings were disseminated to residents between Phú Yên and Bà Rịa–VÅ©ng Tàu Provinces by December 2. 2006 NW Pacific Typhoon Season (Wikipedia) Timeline of 2006 NW Pacific Typhoon Season (Wikipedia) - Deadly/Disastrous:: This summary is based on Tropical Cyclones within the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) :: [Note: Local names issued by PAGASA; In parenthesis are Int'l. Earlier eruptions of Mayon Volcano combined with the rainfall to result in widespread lahars across the province,[22] affecting at least five homes near Daraga. May: Typhoon Chanchu (Caloy) made two landfalls in the Philippines, causing 32 deaths and 2 million dollars in damage, mostly to crops. [33] The Republic of Korea pledged $100,000 (USD) cash, while the People's Republic of China pledged $200,000 (USD). In the Philippines, however, the typhoon … She heralded the famous 1970 "triplet" super typhoons that came one after each other in a span of days and weeks only, devastating populated areas of the country (see figures 15 & 16). The torrential rains not only caused massive flooding, but unleashed deadly mudslides from the volcanic slopes of Mt Mayon, killing hundreds and displacing 200,000 people. [35] The United States donated $100,000 (USD), and its Oxfam organisation donated $200,000 (USD) to the most affected provinces. The Joint Typhoon Warning Center initiated warnings on Tropical Depression 26W the next day, despite having not issued a Tropical Cyclone Formation Alert. The Philippines has the second-highest infections and deaths in Southeast Asia, next only to Indonesia, with 380,729 cases and 7221 deaths. The center crossed over Albay province in the southern part of the main northern Philippines island, Luzon. The 2014 typhoon … The list covered those typhoons … Durian first made landfall in the Philippines, packing strong winds and heavy rains that caused mudflows near Mayon Volcano. [7], In Vietnam, which had recently been affected by Typhoon Xangsane, the national government released 150 billion Vietnamese đồng ($9 million, 2006 USD) in food and supplies to families in affected areas. 367 - 1st December 2006", "Vietnam evacuates 50,000 ahead of typhoon Durian", "Typhoon Durian claims 18 lives in Vietnam", "Viet Nam: Urgent telegraph - No.09 typhoon with strong wind force", "Vietnam evacuates 90,000 ahead of typhoon Durian", "Typhoon kills 44 in Vietnam, flooding fears", "Typhoon Durian Triggers Massive Mudslides in the Philippines", "Philippines: Aid teams head into typhoon zone", Situation Reports: Southeast Asia: Typhoon Durian - Dec 2006, Philippines: NDCC media update - Typhoon "Reming" (Durian) 13 Dec 2006, "Vietnam braces for weakened Typhoon Durian", "Typhoon Durian tears into southern Vietnam, killing 26", "Viet Nam: Typhoon Durian OCHA Situation Report No. Failing to reorganize, Durian degenerated into a remnant low on December 6, before ultimately dissipating two days later off the coast of Andhra Pradesh, India. Damages in the Philippines from the typhoon amounted to 5.086 billion PHP (US$130 million). Immediately after the storm's landfall, reports of deaths or injuries had not yet reached the media centres. Strong winds capsized several boats offshore Vietnam, killing two with one missing. • January 27 – Marine Captain Nicanor Faeldon, who escaped from the Philippine Army headquarters on December 14, was recaptured by the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP).

At the end of this phase on October 29, Cimaron attained its peak intensity with winds of 185 km/h (115 mph) and a barometric pressure of 920 mbar (hPa; 27.17 inHg). 3. 1905), August 14 – Analiza "Hazel" Recheta, Arnel Guiao and Ismael Cabugayan, television journalists of ABC 5, August 25 – Gregorio Cendana, chief information officer during, August 28 – Joey Rufino, former executive director of, September 20 – Jojo Lapus, newspaper journalist and television scriptwriter (b. [5][6], Slight weakening took place before the storm made landfall in the Bicol Region. [33] Spain donated $250,000 (USD) and sent medical teams, medicines, food, and supplies to affected areas. LEGASPI, Philippines, Dec 1, 2006 (From AFP) - Around 200 people were swept to their deaths and hundreds more were feared dead Friday after rivers of mud and volcanic ash swamped villages in the eastern Philippines, officials said. According to BBC News Service, the typhoon was quite powerful, with sustained winds as high as 230 kilometers per hour (140 miles per hour). The Philippines experienced a devastating typhoon season in 2006 with four huge storms causing numerous deaths, and destruction of crops. Central Philippines was first lashed by Typhoon Durian in late November, and then blasted by Typhoon Utor in December. Working with the Social Action Centre (SAC), which is affiliated to […] 5. During its lifespan, it affected Palau, Yap, eastern China, the Ryūkyū Islands of Japan, South Korea as … Super Typhoon Rolly has an international name of Goni hit the country this November with powerful and destructive winds and heavy rainfall. [38] In early 2007, the name Reming was retired by the PAGASA. Typhoon Impacts The Philippines was hit by three extreme weather disturbances (typhoons) in a span of 10 weeks from 25 September to 1 December 2006, then another lower order typhoon on 9 December. The mudslides triggered by super typhoon Durian's torrential rains reached as high as … [12] As officials made contact with the hardest hit areas, the death toll quickly rose to 190 by December 1. Typhoon Durian, known in the Philippines as Typhoon Reming, was a violent tropical cyclone that wreaked havoc in the Philippines in late November 2006, causing massive loss of life when mudflows from the Mayon Volcano buried many villages. On December 3, Canada released $1 million (US$860,000) for local relief through its embassy in Manila and through the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement. For other storms of the same name, see, The Japan Meteorological Agency is the official, The Joint Typhoon Warning Center is a joint, Effects of Typhoon Durian in the Philippines, International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement, Regional Specialized Meteorological Center, Analysis: Indonesia: Earthquake - May 2006, Disaster data: A balanced perspective - Mar 2007, Analysis: Southeast Asia: Typhoon Durian - Dec 2006, Disaster data: A balanced perspective - Mar 2007, Situation Reports: Southeast Asia: Typhoon Durian - Dec 2006, Viet Nam: Typhoons Revised Appeal No. When Typhoon Goni made landfall in the disaster-plagued nation on Sunday morning, with sustained winds of 135 miles per hour, it … Metro Manila was not spared, when the typhoon reached it the following day. Haiyan, Thelma, Ike, Fengshen, Washi, Durian, Bopha, Trix, Amy, Nina. Situated south of a ridge, the system tracked west-northwest through a region of low wind shear and good upper-level divergence. Faeldon and other junior officers of the AFP launched the Oakwood mutiny on July 27, 2003, where they demanded President Arroyo and then Defense secretary Angelo Reyes to resign. The storm began brewing in the area around the Caroline Islands (southeast of the area shown here) on June 29 and moved northwest, roughly parallel with the Philippines, over the next few days. Subsequently, increasingly hostile conditions caused the system to weaken to a severe tropical storm as it turned southwest. This is an unusually late start to the West Pacific typhoon season, with Vongfong the first to arrive since December. The Philippine Coast Guard grounded all vessels on open waters, stranding around 4,000 ferry passengers in Quezon province. Another typhoon hit the country on 9 December. Three different typhoons were spinning over the western Pacific Ocean on August 7, 2006, when the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on NASA’s Aqua satellite acquired this image. According to a CNN News service bulletin on December 1, 2006, Typhoon Durian washed "car-sized" glowing red hot boulders from a … About 10 were particularly deadly and destructive in terms of casualties and cost of damages. Holidays in italics are "special days", while those in regular type are "regular holidays". It is the world’s largest humanitarian organization and its … Typhoon Durian, known in the Philippines as Typhoon Reming, was a violent tropical cyclone that wreaked havoc in the Philippines in late November 2006, causing … 3. Seven of these 10 deadly storms each … All provinces along the West Philippine Sea were advised to assist an estimated 14,585 vessels in the path of the storm. ROSING was one of the strongest typhoons in the Philippines to hit land with gusts reaching up to 260 kph as it approached the Bicol Region at late evening of All Saint's Day (see figures 3 & 4). Philippines Intersectoral COVID Response Plan 2020; Philippines: Marawi Conflict 2018; Philippines- Zamboanga crisis (October 2013-August 2014) Philippines - Typhoon Haiyan Strategic Response Plan (November 2013 - October 2014) Philippines - Bohol Earthquake Action Plan (October 2013 - April 2014) Philippines … LEGASPI, Philippines, Dec 1, 2006 (From AFP) - Around 200 people were swept to their deaths and hundreds more were feared dead Friday after rivers of mud and volcanic ash swamped villages in the eastern Philippines, officials said. The storm’s name comes from a … This is an unusually late start to the West Pacific typhoon season, with Vongfong the first to arrive since December. Typhoon Ewiniar, known in the Philippines as Typhoon Ester, was the third named storm of the 2006 Pacific typhoon season and one that lasted for twelve days as a tropical cyclone, moving on a generally northward track. The storm’s name comes from a pungent fruit native to Southeast Asia. 1", "Contributions: Southeast Asia: Typhoon Durian - Dec 2006, Philippines: PGMA declares state of national calamity in aftermath of typhoon 'Reming, "Philippines: Gov't tap CDF savings for rehabilitation of areas damaged by "Reming, Situation Reports: Southeast Asia: Typhoon Durian - Dec 2006, Philippines: Typhoon OCHA Situation Report No. [6], … Ahead of the storm, the National Weather Service on Guam issued a tropical storm warning for various islands in Yap State. [32], The international response came shortly after the calamity status was declared. Typhoon Xangsane, known in the Philippines as Typhoon Milenyo, was a typhoon that affected the Philippines, Vietnam, and Thailand during the 2006 Pacific typhoon season. Typhoons regularly batter the Philippine archipelago, packed with more than 100 million people. 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