9 months ‘Samuel’ intensifies; storm signal raised in 12 VisMin areas Sunstar
TROPICAL Cyclone Warning Signal (TCWS) Number 1 has been raised over 12 provinces in Visayas and Mindanao as Tropical Depression Samuel intensified Monday morning, said the state weather bureau in its 11 a.m. advisory.Areas affected are Southern Leyte, Leyte, southern portion of Samar and Eastern Samar, Bohol, Surigao del Norte, Surigao del Sur, Agusan del Norte, Agusan del Sur, Dinagat Island Province, Misamis Oriental, Camiguin.Fisherfolk and those with small seacraft in areas under storm signal are advised not to venture out.The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) said moderate to heavy rains may prevail over Caraga, Eastern Visayas ... more