Sabah, Sarawak, and Labuan On “Yellow Alert” After Non-Stop Rain Over The Weekend

It’s been raining non-stop!

sabah, sarawak, and labuan on “yellow alert” after non-stop rain over the weekendPhoto via Borneo Today

The State and District Disaster Management Committees in Sabah and Sarawak have been activated and will increase their readiness level following a warning issued by the Malaysian Meteorological Department (MET Malaysia).

The National Disaster Management Agency (NADMA) said in a Facebook post that the order was issued following the Pesistent Rain (Yellow) warning issued by MET Malaysia for several areas in Sarawak, including Mukah (Matu, Dalat and Mukah), Bintulu (Tatau and Bintulu), Miri (Subis, Miri and Marudi) and Limbang.

The warning that was issued at 11 pm on Saturday (August 6th) also involves Labuan as well as several areas in Sabah, including Sipitang, Kuala Penyu, and Beaufort, the West Coast, and Kudat. 

Jabatan Meteorologi Malaysia (MET Malaysia) pada 11 malam, 05 Ogos 2022 telah mengeluarkan Amaran Hujan Berterusan...

Posted by Agensi Pengurusan Bencana Negara, Jabatan Perdana Menteri on Friday, August 5, 2022

Please be safe, everyone, and remember to always keep tabs on the weather forecast so you can plan all your drives!

By: Aishah Akashah Ahadiat