(PAGASA 24-HOUR PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST as of Wednesday, 29 May 2024) At 3:00 AM today, the center of the eye of Typhoon "AGHON" {EWINIAR} was estimated based on all available data at 850 km East Northeast of Extreme Northern Luzon (23.1°N, 129.7°E) with maximum sustained winds of 130 km/h near the center and gustiness of up to 160 km/h. It is moving Northeastward at 20 km/h. Southwesterly Windflow affecting the western section of the country. 𝗙𝗒π—₯π—˜π—–π—”π—¦π—§ π—ͺπ—˜π—”π—§π—›π—˜π—₯ π—–π—’π—‘π——π—œπ—§π—œπ—’π—‘: Butuan City, Agusan del Norte, Agusan del Sur, Dinagat Islands, Surigao del Norte and Surigao del Sur will experience partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rainshowers or thunderstorms due to Localized Thunderstorms. Possible flash floods or landslides during severe thunderstorms. 𝗙𝗒π—₯π—˜π—–π—”π—¦π—§ π—ͺπ—œπ—‘π—— 𝗔𝗑𝗗 π—–π—’π—”π—¦π—§π—”π—Ÿ π—ͺπ—”π—§π—˜π—₯ π—–π—’π—‘π——π—œπ—§π—œπ—’π—‘: Light to moderate winds coming from South to Southwest will prevail with slight to moderate seas (0.6 to 2.1 meters).


PIA News Service - Sunday, July 17, 2011

DPWH – Surigao Norte I implements big ticket projects

SIARGAO ISLAND, July 17 – Massive road rehabilitation projects worth P181,767,000 million pesos are being implemented by the DPWH, Surigao del Norte 1st Engineering District, Surigao City, under the stewardship of OIC –District Engineer Linda A. Uypala. The project implementation is along the stretch of the national highway of Surigao Wharf Road, Surigao City, – San Juan Coastal Road, Surigao Agusan Road section, Surigao-Davao Coastal Road and Quezon-Mapawa-Capalayan-Espina Navarro Road.

These projects are under the CY 2011 Regular Infrastructure Program of this district. It involves rehabilitation of 8.425 km. damaged paved road and asphalt overlay of 5.827 km, with exception sections due to good road condition construction of cross drainage (1-barrel R.C. Box Culvert) and concrete pavement of 0.91 km. gravel to paved road.


To meet the set agency target this district is prioritizing these infrastructure development program in support of President Aquino’s agenda in improving the country’s rural infrastructure network to promote economic development and create job opportunities in the area. (DPWH-Siargao Island/PIA-Caraga)