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Saturday, 13 January 2018 | MYT 12:00 AM

Heavy rain expected to hit several states

PETALING JAYA: Heavy rain is expected to continue in several areas in Johor, Pahang, Negri Sembilan, Melaka, Terengganu and Sarawak until today.

The Malaysian Meteoro­logical Department has issued a severe weather warning for several areas in Johor and Pahang.

“Heavy rain is expected to continue in Johor (Segamat, Kluang, Mersing, Kota Tinggi, Johor Baru and Kulai) and Pahang (Rompin, Pekan and Kuantan) today,” it said in a statement.

The department has also issued a weather warning alert for Negri Sembilan, Melaka, several areas in Johor including Tangkak, Muar, Batu Pahat and Pontian, and several areas in Pahang including Bentong, Temerloh, Maran, Bera and Jerantut.

Heavy rain is expected to hit Dungun and Kemaman in Terengganu and parts of Sarawak, including Samarahan, Serian, Sri Aman, Betong, Sibu, Sarikei and Mukah.