LOOK: Heavy rain due to Usman floods Libon town

waist-deep floods inundate residents in libon town, albay
FLOODED. Waist-deep floods inundate residents in Libon town, Albay on December 30, 2018. All photos from PNP Bicol regional command

Waist-deep floods are seen in the town of Libon, Albay, where residents were forced to evacuate

— (MANILA, Philippines) Heavy rain due to Tropical Depression Usman flooded areas of Albay. 

According to the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) the low pressure area (LPA) which used to be Tropical Depression Usman and the tail-end of a cold front are still bringing rain on Sunday.

Waist-deep floods were seen in the town of Libon, Albay, where residents were forced to evacuate or seek higher ground on rooftops.

PAGASA advised all areas affected by the LPA and the tail-end of a cold front to stay alert for flash floods and landslides.

Meanwhile, landslides also affected residents in the provinces of Albay, Catanduanes, Sorsogon, Camarines Sur, and Camarines Norte.

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by Rappler.com