(PAGASA 24-HOUR PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST as of Monday, 19 November 2018) At 3:00 AM today, the center of Tropical Depression SAMUEL was estimated based on all available data at 665 km East Southeast of Hinatuan, Surigao del Sur (06.9⁰N, 132.2⁰E) with maximum sustained winds of 55 km/h near the center and gustiness of up to 65 km/h. It is moving West Southwest at 15 km/h. Northeast Monsoon affecting Northern and Central Luzon. CARAGA and Davao Region will experience cloudy skies with scattered to widespread rainshowers and thunderstorms due to Tropical Depression “Samuel”. Rest of Mindanao will have cloudy skies with scattered rainshowers and thunderstorms due to Tropical Depression “Samuel”. Moderate to Strong winds coming from the Northeast to Northwest and the coastal waters will be moderate to rough.

Saturday, August 22, 2015

Preparations underway for 2015 TESDA C Games

BUTUAN CITY, Aug. 22 (PIA) - In time with the 21st celebration of the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority, all personnel from the different Operating Units of TESDA-Caraga will converge in a Sports Fest on Monday, August 24, 2015 at the Northern Mindanao School of Fisheries (NMSF), Matabao, Buenavista, Agusan del Norte.

Prior to the activity dubbed as "TESDA C Games" (C for Caraga), a thanksgiving mass will be conducted. Afterwhich, an opening ceremonies will be held which features the different Athletic Delegations as they parade during the Delegation Entrance.

The following are the composition of the different teams: BLUE EAGLES - (RO, TESDA-Agusan del Norte, PTC-Agusan del Norte, TESDA-Dinagat Islands); YELLOW TIGERS - (TESDA-Agusan del Sur and Agusan del Sur School of Arts and Trades); RED PANTHERS - (TESDA-Surigao del Norte and Northern Mindanao School of Fisheries);  GREEN SCORPIONS - (TESDA-Surigao del Sur, PTC-Surigao del Norte and NMSF).

Meanwhile, four gorgeous ladies will vie for the first ever "MISS PALARONG TESDA" title. They will compete in the Sportswear and Question & Answer.

The four teams will be competing in BANNER-RAISING, CHEERDANCE, BASKETBALL (Men Only), VOLLEYBALL (Women Only), BADMINTON (Mixed Doubles), DART (Men Only) and DAMA (Men and Women).

At the end of the day, a team with the highest number of points will be declared OVERALL CHAMPION who will receive the TESDA C Games Cup Trophy. (TESDA-Caraga/PIA-Caraga)