Soldiers pack relief goods at the warehouse of the Department of Social Welfare and Development in Pasay City on Friday in preparation for the aftermath of typhoon Ruby. Government response was highly criticized following the devastation of super typhoon Yolanda in 2013. (MNS photo)

Soldiers pack relief goods at the warehouse of the Department of Social Welfare and Development in Pasay City on Friday in preparation for the aftermath of typhoon Ruby. Government response was highly criticized following the devastation of super typhoon Yolanda in 2013. (MNS photo)

MANILA, Apr 4 (Mabuhay) — Residents in four areas in Quezon province were advised Saturday to take precautions against possible storm surges as Typhoon Chedeng (Maysak) moved closer to Luzon.

Quezon is one of the areas state weather agency PAGASA had placed under Storm Signal No. 1 as of 11 a.m.

In its advisory, Project NOAH said the four are under Storm Surge Advisory 1, meaning waves could be between one and two meters.

Areas covered by the advisory include:

Quezon, Quezon, 1.4 meters
Calauag, Quezon, 1.4 meters
Gumaca, Quezon, 1.3 meters
Lopez, Quezon, 1.3 meters

“Those living within the vicinity of the areas identified in this list should also take precautionary measures against possible storm surges,” Project NOAH said. (MNS)