Bagyong Crising was located at 60 km Southeast of General Santos City based on all available data of Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) on February 19.

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PAGASA weather bulletin posted as of 4 a.m., "the center of Tropical Depression "CRISING" was estimated based on all available data at 310 km east of General Santos City (6.1°N, 128.2°E) with maximum sustained winds of 45 kph near the center. It is forecast to move west northwest at 22 kph."

PAGASA said, "Tropical Depression "CRISING" moves closer to Southern tip of Davao del Sur."

PAGASA forecaster Aldczar Aurelio said with this speed and direction, Crising may make landfall in the southern tip of Davao del Sur on Tuesday afternoon.

PAGASA raised storm signal number 1 to the following areas (45-60 kph winds):
Davao del Norte
Davao del Sur
Samal Island
Davao Oriental
Compostela Valley
southern part of Surigao del Sur
Agusan del Sur
Lanao del Norte
Lanao del Sur
North Cotabato
Sultan Kudarat
South Cotabato
Misamis Occidental
Zamboanga del Norte
Zamboanga del Sur
Zamboanga Sibugay

Meanwhile, PAGASA alerted residents living in low lying and mountainous areas under public storm warning signal #1 against possible flashfloods and landslides.

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