KOTA KINABALU: The Drainage and Irrigation Department (JPS) is forecasting the water level of Sg Padas, Beaufort to surpass its danger level at 3 am tomorrow (Dec 21).
According to JPS website updated at 7 pm tonight, the water level of Sg Padas in Beaufort and Tenom will reach the levels of 8.34 metres and 175.96 metres which were above their danger levels.
According to the JPS website, when the water level exceeded the danger level at the Sg Padas Station, areas expected to experience rising water levels were Beaufort town, Kg. Bakuku, Kg Lalangut, Kg Pintas, Kg Limbawang, Kg Melati, Kg
Suasa, Kg Lingkuhulu and low-lying areas around Sg Padas.
The website also advised residents in the affected areas to be alert and take appropriate actions.
The JPS also reminded residents in low-lying areas near Sg Padas in Beaufort and Tenom to be alert on the situation.