Rota Mayor Aubry Hocog issued an advisory highly encouraging residents of Rota to shelter in place as tropical storm conditions continue.

"...Please safeguard yourself in your homes and not travel on the road throughout the duration of the storm," she said in the announcement Wednesday morning.

Hocog told KUAM, "we have already tasked all officers to direct people to go home. They saw many people recording and traveling to different sites to take videos of the weather conditions"

The Rota Mayor's Office says residents can seek shelter at the Office of the Aging and if they need transportation to the shelter they can call (670)532-9451/2 or (670)286-6618.