Orange, Yellow Rainfall Warning Raised by PAGASA in These Areas
WEATHER UPDATE – The state weather bureau PAGASA raised an orange and yellow warning over some parts of the country.
On Tuesday afternoon (December 3, 2019), the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, and Astronomical Services Administration released the latest weather updates. The weather bureau issued recent updates regarding Typhoon Tisoy.
Typhoon Kammuri made its fourth landfall in Naujan at 12:30 pm on Tuesday afternoon. Tisoy was last spotted in the vicinity of Baco, Oriental Mindoro. It has maximum sustained winds of 140 kilometers per hour and gustiness of up to 195 kph.
PAGASA reported that the typhoon continues to move west at 25 kph and raised various rainfall warning levels in several areas.
The weather agency raised an orange rainfall warning over Occidental Mindoro, wherein flash floods are threatening low-lying areas and landslides in mountainous areas. The residents could experience more than 15 millimeters to 30 mm rainfall.
Meanwhile, a yellow rainfall warning has been raised over the Calamian Islands in Palawan. Rainfall of 7.5 to 15 mm per hour is expected to fall.
The weather disturbance is expected to leave the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) on Thursday morning (December 5, 2019), according to PAGASA.
What can you say about the recent weather update? Just feel free to leave your comments and reactions to this article.