Serious flooding warning raised over 8 areas


Posted at Dec 22 2017 02:59 AM

MANILA - State weather bureau PAGASA on Friday midnight issued a red rainfall warning over eight areas in Mindanao due to severe tropical storm Vinta.

In a rainfall warning issued at 12 a.m., PAGASA said serious flooding is expected in Dinagat Island, Surigao del Norte, Surigao del Sur, Agusan del Norte, Agusan del Sur, Davao del Norte, Davao Oriental, and Compostela Valley.

Meanwhile, an orange rainfall warning where flooding is threatening is hoisted in Davao City, Siargao Island, and some parts of Bukidnon, such as Malaybalay City, Lantapan, Valencia City, Cabanglasan, and San Fernando.

A yellow rainfall warning is raised over Misamis Oriental, Camiguin, the rest of Bukidnon, North Cotabato, Maguindanao, Davao del Sur, South Cotabato, and Sultan Kudarat with possible flooding in low-lying areas.