(PAGASA 24-HOUR PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST as of Wednesday, 04 October 2023) At 3:00 AM today, the center of the eye of Typhoon "JENNY" {KOINU} was estimated based on all available data at 275 km East Northeast of Itbayat, Batanes (21.9°N, 124.2°E) with maximum sustained winds of 150 km/h near the center and gustiness of up to 185 km/h. It is moving West Northwestward at 10 km/h. Southwest Monsoon affecting Central Luzon, Southern Luzon, and Visayas. 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 Southwest Monsoon / Localized Thunderstorms. Possible flash floods or landslides during severe thunderstorms. Light to moderate winds coming from South to Southwest will prevail with slight to moderate seas (0.6 to 2.5 meters).

Monday, July 18, 2022

Bravo Company, 1502RRIBn conducts mustering of troops

AGUSAN DEL SUR -- The Bravo Company, 1502nd Ready Reserve Infantry Battalion (1502 RRIBn) under the leadership of its Company Commander, Second Lieutenant Joseph Archel B. Otic, Philippine Army (Reserve) with the presence of First Lieutenant Marjun P Ursos, Operations Officer, 1502 RRIBn, conducted mustering of troops held on July 16, 2022 at the Multi-purpose Hall, 1502 CDC, Government Center, Patin-ay, Prosperidad, this province.

The activity aims to monitor the troops' readiness, boost their morale and enhance their knowledge through  Information and Education.

The activity started with Basic Drills followed by a lecture on weapons particularly on Caliber 5.56mm R4A3, Caliber 5.56mm M16A1 Rifle and Cal. 45 by a guest lecturer from Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) of Agusan del Sur Police Provincial Office, Police Senior Master Seargent Jhon Dale P. Ravelo.

Meanwhile, the organic personnel of the 1502nd Community Defense Center led by its Director, Major Jerome G. Waclin (Infantry) Philippine Army, awarded Letter of Commendations to the troops involved during their participation to Community Services for the month of July 2022. (2Lt Adones L. Apilada, Executive Officer, 1502 CDC/ PIA-Agusan del Sur)