Thunderstorm warnings for Northern Sarawak to last until 4pm  

The highlighted area in Sarawak issued with the thunderstorm warning. Photo credit: MetMalaysia/FB

by DayakDaily Team

KUCHING, April 19: Thunderstorm warnings have been issued for Northern Sarawak by Malaysia Meteorological Department (MetMalaysia) and is expected to last until 4pm.

According to the advisory notice released by MetMalaysia at 2.20pm, Miri (Beluru, Telang Usan, Miri, and Marudi) and Limbang are listed as the areas affected by the rainy weather.

Based on the Facebook post, the warning is only issued when there are signs of thunderstorm with rain intensity exceeding 20mm an hour or with downpour that is expected to occur for more than an hour.

MetMalaysia encourages the public to stay informed by monitoring their official website at, or keeping up with their social media platforms as well as downloading the MyCuaca app for most current and reliable weather updates. — DayakDaily