La Mesa Dam nears spilling level

Posted at Jul 04 2012 09:29 AM | Updated as of Jul 04 2012 05:29 PM

The water level at La Mesa dam continues to rise due to intermittent rains.

As of 6 a.m., the water level at the dam was recorded at 79.76 meters, near the spilling level of 80.15 meters.

Those living near the Tullahan River have been advised to temporarily evacuate their homes.

La Mesa Dam was placed under red alert due to continuous rains on Tuesday morning. - Umagang Kay Ganda, July 4, 2012