PAGASA Says Crising Intensifies Into Tropical Storm
The state weather agency PAGASA raised Signal No. 1 and 2 in some areas as Crising intensifies into a tropical storm.
The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration has raised Tropical Cyclone Wind Signal No. 2 and 1 in several areas as Tropical Depression Crising strengthened into a Tropical Storm while moving west-northwestward.
Crising has maximum sustained winds of 65 kilometers per hour and gustiness of up to 80 kph moving 10 kph at a west-northwestward direction. The tropical cyclone was last spotted at 330 km east of Davao City.
Four areas have been placed under TCWS No. 2 while seven others were under TCWS No. 1.
Here are the areas affected:
TCWS No. 2
- Southern portion of Surigao del Sur
- Southeastern portion of Agusan del Sur
- Northern portion of Davao Oriental
- Northeastern portion of Davao de Oro
TCWS No. 1
- The rest of Surigao del Sur
- the rest of Agusan del Sur
- The rest of Davao Oriental
- The rest of Davao de Oro
- Davao del Norte
- Davao City
- Eastern portion of Bukidnon
PAGASA also advised the residents in the affected areas to take precautionary measures for possible flashfloods and landslides due to the inclement weather condition.
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