Due to heightened alert level 3 of Mayon Volcano. There are 12,000 families expected to be evacuated as volcanic activities worsening.
- These are families residing at a 6-kilometer permanent danger zone ( pdz ).
- PDRRMC record shows of 10,000 to 12,000 families are scheduled and subjected to forced evacuation.
- Such as are from 52 barangays from 6 to 8 kilometers kilometers extended buffer zone.
Earlier, Phivolcs - DOST raised the alert Level 3 for 39 rockfall events recorded. Right now, abnormalities of Mayon causes more ashfall that concerning government.
According to Phivolcs , between 5 pm and 8 pm yesterday they tallied 39 rockfall event. Moreover, there were also 32 low frequency volcanic earthquakes that indicate volcanic gas activity .
Consequently, Mayon Volcano is under the unified monitoring across the Phivolcs and authorities.