The weather satellite of Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) reported tropical depression “Dante” maintaining its strength near Sorsogon and Albay provinces. The packing sustained wind of 55km/hr was almost stationary. In the meantime, tropical depression “Crising” is now a low pressure area as it enters the vicinity of South China Sea.
PAGASA advised people living near the affected areas of “Dante” and “Crising” to be prepared for possible disasters like flashfloods and landslides due to heavy rains.
Officials said that thousands of families may be evacuated if heavy rains continue. Disaster coordinating units said they are closely monitoring the water level in affected areas.