November 26, 2022

A gate of the Magat Dam in Isabela continued to release water Wednesday morning, more than a week after the onset of severe Tropical Storm Paeng (international name: Nalgae).

As of 6 a.m., the water level of the reservoir in the Magat dam was 189.40 meters, compared to 189.71 meters on Tuesday.

One of the dam’s gates was opened to release 0.5 meters of water.

On Tuesday, a dam gate also released 1.0 meter of water.

The dam has an overflow height of 193 meters or normal high water level. — Giselle Ombay/RSJ, GMA Integrated News