The low pressure area spotted east of Mindanao has developed into a tropical depression and has been named “CRISING”. At 4:00 AM today, May 13, 2021, the center of Tropical Depression “CRISING” was estimated based on all available data at 420 km East of Davao City with maximum sustained winds of 45 km/h near the center and gustiness of up to 55 km/h moving westward at 15 km/h.
Signal No. 1 is now up over several areas in the eastern part of Mindanao – Surigao del Sur, Davao Oriental, Davao de Oro, and the eastern portion of Agusan del Sur (Prosperidad, San Francisco, Rosario, Bunawan, Trento, Santa Josefa, Veruela). More details below.