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Philippines (the):Storm Surge:2004/01/23
Duration 2004/01/23 Giant waves occurred in the province of La Union of the Philippines on 23 January 2004. Four fishermen have been confirmed dead and 23 are still missing. Country or District Philippines (the) Name Storm Surge
Headline(Source, Date) Personal Injury Material Damage Others
- The Manila Times 2004/01/28
The 22 fisher­men who are still missing after strong winds and giant waves wrecked their frail boats in the high seas Friday night have been given up for dead by rescue authorities.
- OCHA Relief Web 2004/01/27
Four people have been confirmed dead and 23 are still missing.
Geographycal Data Information
- IFRC Information Bulletin No. 1
Philippines: Tidal waves - Situation map
Emergency Relief Information
Urgent Report from Supporting Members of the Asian Disaster Reduction Center