|An aftermath in Boac. Photo courtesy: Carlo M. Manay|
By December 25 Signal No. 4 was raised over Catanduanes and Camarines Sur, Signal No. 3 hoisted in Burias Islands, Albay, Camarines Norte, Southern Quezon, Sorsogon and Marinduque.
On December 26 NINA at 4:00 am had maximum sustained wind of 150 kph and gustiness of up to 250 kph.
|Boac market area. Photo: Carlo M. Manay|
|Viewing initial damage. Photo courtesy: Bernadine O. Mercado|
In Marinduque 859 families 2,429 persons were evacuated to school buildings, barangay halls, and some government buildings.
The number of persons evacuated in the town of Boac was 618, in Gasan 701, Mogpog 165, Buenavista 557, Sta. Cruz 235 and in Torrijos 144.
|School building in Torrijos. Photo courtesy: Toper Matienzo|
|One of numerous electrical posts blown down. Photo: Bernadine O. Mercado|
Most affected provinces
Most affected provinces were Marinduque, Albay, Camarines Norte and Camarines Sur.
As of 4:00 am, 26 December a total of 12,019 passengers, 1,047 rolling cargoes, 43 vessels and 6 motorbancas were stranded in different ports in Coast Guards Disticts of Southern Luzon, Bicol, Central, Eastern and Western Visayas.
|Another house in Boac damaged. Photo: Bernadine O. Mercado|
The Office of Civil Defense (OCD) Mimaropa had earlier conducted an ocular inspection of the status of the Boac River together with BFP Boac, deployed personnel to coordinate with PDRRMOC in Marinduque along with those in the provinces of Or. Mindoro, Occ. Mindoro and Romblon for coordination, monitoring and assistance.
In Marinduque, MDRRMC's of its six municipalities had earlier readied sacks of rice, boxes of sardines and other food supplies for the evacuees with all operations centers placed on Red Alert Status.
|Owners fixing their stalls. Photo: Carlo M. Manay|
|Typhoon Nina's actual path in the island of Marinduque. Posted on FB by Pongkoy MG Panther Manrique|
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