The worst typhoon in thePhilippines in year 2009 isOndoy.It occurred inSeptember 27.It came bysurprise that’s why no onewas ready. I chose this sothat we would know howwe will be safe when crisiscomes again.
The latest disaster inJapan is tsunami andearthquake, And in Americais a hurricane. I chose thistwo so that we would bealarmed what wouldhappen next and what todo after the crisis.
JAPAN’S EARTHQUAKE & TSUNAMI NIHON NO JISHIN TO TSUNAMI 日本の地震と津波
Japans most powerful earthquake since records began has struck the north-east coast, triggering a massive tsunami. The 8.9-magnitude tremor, which struck about 400km (250 miles) north-east of Tokyo. Astate of emergency has been declared at a nuclear power plant, where pressure hasexceeded normal levels. Japan was struckby the most powerful earthquake to hit the island nation in recorded history and the tsunami it unleashed.
Rescue efforts began with the firstlight as military helicopters pluckedsurvivors from roofs and carried themto safety. In one ward alone inSendai, a port city in Miyagi, 200 to300 bodies were found. The quakewas the fifth-largest in the world since1900.
We will be save when there are tsunami’s and earthquakes by: Creating a disaster preparedness plan Prepare disaster supplies kit Protect yourself during earthquake shaking-DROP, COVER & HOLD ON When the disaster is over you should do the ff: When safe continue to follow your disaster preparedness plan When your area is not that affected try to help others by giving them relief goods
Typhoon Ondoy, That raged the Philippines and brought about millions worth of damages and loss of lives to the country. 300 people dead and nearly P9 billion in total damages to agriculture and infrastructure. According to press reports, 1.9 million people were inundated with flood water, nearly 380,000 have been evacuated into schools, churches and other emergency shelters.
During the typhoon and in the aftermath of such disaster, the brave and strong individuals did their best to assist the helpless, particularly the children and the elderly who really needed help, people have opened their homes to each other, volunteered to work at relief centers, donated time, money and goods
Hurricane Irene was a largeand powerful Atlantic hurricanethat left extensive flood andwind damage, It developedatmospheric convection and aclosed cyclonic circulationcenter, prompting the NationalHurricane Center to initiatepublic advisories late on August20, 2011.
US residents in North Carolina areconsidering whether to evacuate low-lyingareas of Manhattan after hurricane Irenebarrelled out of the Bahamas.Irene, achieved gusts of up to 128mph.The storm could hit North Carolinas OuterBanks with winds of around 115mph.Irene was the strongest storm to threatenthe Atlantic coast since 2005. Hospitalsbegan running checks on emergencygenerators, medicines and other supplies.
When there’s a hurricane we need to packthe ff.;•Food•Water•Medicines• Important documents