Nov 26, 2012
Flood tide (rob) that hit Tegal, Pekalongan and Semarang, Central Java continues to increase.
Media Monitoring coast of Indonesia on Monday (11/26), the wave tide (rob) that hit some areas of the coast such as Tegal, Pekalongan and Semarang continues to increase, some areas in the north with a radius of up to 7 miles from shore inundated with depth reached 70 centimeters, an increase from the previous maximum of 60 centimeters.
The weather was overcast and rain blanketed the coast are expected to come increasingly adding to concerns of flooding along the arrival rob. "Under these conditions, we chose to evacuate, because it usually floods into the house by 0.5 meters," said Supriyono, 52, a resident of New Housing Long, Pekalongan.
Mayor Pekalongan Bashir Ahmad said efforts were made to overcome rob but not perfect because Pekalongan municipal government still needs additional funding to Rp600 billion to improve various facilities and infrastructure such as folders, channels, and retaining belt waves. "God willing, next year we are free from rob perfect because after all this time Rob has been soaking one-third of the city," he said.
Meanwhile, tidal flooding in Semarang still soaking some areas, including Kaligawe, Tawangsari, Kebonharjo, Tanjung Emas, Tanahmas, Wahidin, Brass, Layur, Petek, Kauman, and Genuk to a radius of up to 7 kilometers from the coast.
"Our concern if Rob came along heavy rains, flooding is expected to be higher," said Chondori, 64, a resident of Kauman.
Flood are still inundated residential areas in South Jakarta.
Nov 26, 2012
Flood are still inundated residential areas on Jl Madrasah Kompeks IKPN RT 01/02, Bintaro, South Jakarta made hundreds of residents remained in evacuation. So far, the flood victims in dire need of help such as baby equipment and bedding, especially for children who were affected by floods.
"That was until 12.00, my house was flooded waist-deep adult. Pity my child a month old so I decided just to survive in refugee camps," Tatiek (31), one of the refugees at the Jami Masjid Al Umariyah, Sunday (25 / 11).
Tatiek said to his son now needs help blanket. In the refugee camps inhabited by hundreds of flood victims sit carpeted pickup. "Cold especially if it's raining, so that we can take blankets and other baby supplies such as diapers and supplementary food milk," he said.
For the area of RT 01/12 at 14:45 until the water level is only between 20-40 centimeters. While in Complex IKPN, the highest region submerged in block H RT 04, 05, in RW 04, reaching 60 centimeters. In the camp, most of whom are children and women. Their activities could only sit around and chat with neighbors. While others prefer to sleep.
Lurah Bintaro, Lasimin said currently about 100 souls living in exile. To supply food to this day is still smooth. "There are some home, now live about 100 inhabitants. If you eat well because there is a common kitchen nearby," he said. "In addition, mats and blankets have been sent, only for supplies and baby food are not there," added Lasimin.
Besides in the IKPN Bintaro, puddles are still visible on Jl H Rohimin RT 04, 17, 19 which are in RW 03, Ulujami, Pesanggrahan. Until this afternoon, the water was still knee-length adult. "Since Friday afternoon not dry-dry, low tide continued to rise again later. Yeah just be patient only," said Sri Sulastri (48) one of the residents at RT 17/03.