(PAGASA 24-HOUR PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST as of Saturday, 24 October, 2020) At 3:00 AM today, the center of Tropical Depression QUINTA was estimated based on all available data at 750 km East Northeast of Guiuan, Eastern Samar or 855 km East of Catarman, Northern Samar (12.3 °N, 132.5 °E) with maximum sustained winds of 55 km/h near the center and gustiness of up to 70 km/h. It is moving Northwestward at 15 km/h. Frontal System affecting Northern Luzon. Caraga Region will experience Cloudy skies with scattered rainshowers and thunderstorms due to Troughs of Typhoon -Saudel- and Tropical Depression Quinta . Possible flash floods or landslides due to moderate to at times heavy rains. Light to Moderate winds coming from Southwest to West will prevail and the coastal waters will be slight to moderate with wave height from 0.6 to 2.1 meters.

Saturday, September 13, 2014

Grade school pupils receive free school supplies

BUTUAN CITY, Sept. 13 (PIA) – A total of 105 Grade School pupils in Sitio Calaitan, Barangay Simbalan, municipality of Buenavista in Agusan del Norte, happily received free school bags and school supplies from the provincial government of Agusan del Norte.

On Wednesday, September 10, the school bags and school supplies were distributed to the pupils by a team led by Gov. Ma. Angelica Rosedell M. Amante-Matba, together with Provincial Administrator Percianita G. Racho and employees of the Provincial Social Welfare Population and Nutrition Services led by Ms. Daisybiel Demavivas.

The School Principal, Ramon P. Arguelles, was very thankful that they were chosen as beneficiaries for the said free school bags and school supplies for the pupils.


The Barangay Council of Simbalan led by Punong Barangay Walter B. Tuga also expressed gratitude for the visit of Gov. Matba in their barangay to personally observe the situation in the area and see also the Steel Footbridge Project granted to Sitio Calaitan. (LGU-Agusan del Norte/PIA-Agusan del Norte)