Thunderstorm advisory raised over parts of Mindanao

(Eagle News)–A thunderstorm advisory has been raised over parts of Mindanao.

The Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration said moderate to heavy rainshowers with lightning and strong winds are expected over portions of Surigao del Sur, Dinagat Islands, Misamis Occidental, Zamboanga City, Basilan, and Sulu within the next one to two hours.

These conditions, PAGASA said, are being experienced in portions of Misamis Oriental (Magsaysay, Medina, Talisayan, Kinoguitan, Sugbongcogon, Binuangan, Salay, Lagonglong, Balingasag, Gitagum), Camiguin, and Surigao Del Norte (Siargao, Socorro).

PAGASA said these may affect nearby areas which may persist within one to two hours.

“All are advised to take precautionary measures against the impact associated with these hazards which include flash floods and landslides,” PAGASA said.