(PAGASA 24-HOUR PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST as of Friday, 23 September 2022) At 3:00 AM today, the Low Pressure Area (LPA) was estimated based on all available data at 1,265 km East of Central Luzon (17.7°N, 133.9°E). Southwest Monsoon affecting the western sections of Central and Southern Luzon. ACTIVE TROPICAL CYCLONE OUTSIDE PAR AS OF 3:00 AM TODAY TROPICAL DEPRESSION LOCATION: 1,775 KM EAST NORTHEAST OF EXTREME NORTHERN LUZON (25.5°N, 138.4°E) MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS: 45 KM/H NEAR THE CENTER GUSTINESS: UP TO 55 KM/H MOVEMENT: NORTHWESTWARD AT 25 KM/H . Place: SURIGAO DEL NORTE & DINAGAT ISLANDS Weather Condition: Partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rainshowers or thunderstorms. Caused by: Southwest Monsoon / Localized Thunderstorms Impacts: Possible flash floods or landslides during severe thunderstorms FORECAST WIND & COASTAL WATER CONDITIONS: Place: SURIGAO DEL NORTE, SIARGAO ISLANDS & DINAGAT ISLANDS Wind Speed: Slight to Moderate Wind Direction: Southwest to West Coastal Waters: Slight to Moderate / (0.6 to 2.1 meters OVER SURIGAO CITY: Maximum Temperature: 02:00 PM Yesterday ------ 34.9°C Minimum Temperature: 02:00 AM Today ------- 23.6°C Maximum Relative Humidity: 02:00 AM Today --- 88% Minimum Relative Humidity: 02:00 PM Yesterday ---- 54% TIDES: (Courtesy of NAMRIA) High Tide: 07:45 AM Today = 1.1 m Low Tide: 04:31 PM Today = 0.1 m Sunrise: Today: 05:27 AM Sunset: Today: 05:34 PM



Wednesday, August 31, 2022

STEM Alliance binuo sa Caraga Region

LUNGSOD NG BUTUAN -- Mas pinalawak pa ang kampanya para sa STEM o Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics learning sa Caraga region kung saan apat na institusyon ang bumoo ng isang alliance sa pangunguna na Philippine Science High School Caraga Regional Campus o Pisay Caraga kabilang ang Department of Science and Technology Caraga, Caraga State University at ang Local Government Unit ng Butuan City.

Layunin ng Caraga STEM Alliance na ma-encourage ang mga mag-aaral na kumuha ng STEM courses

Ayon kay Pisay caraga campus director Engr. Ramil Sanchez ang alliance ay tutulong sa pag-promote ng STEM education na napatunayan ng backbone ng isang advanced technology. 

Hanga si Butuan City councilor Cherry Mae Busa, ang chairperson ng Science and Technology Committee sa pagtaas ng bilang  ng estudyanteng kumuha ng STEM education, dahil sa nakitang pagtaas ng enrolment sa Pisay Caraga para sa darating na pasukan.

Ang Pisay Caraga ay mayroong 570 na estudyanteng naka-enroll para sa darating na pasukan kung saan 383 o 76 porsyento nito ay galing sa Butuan City.

Ayon din kay DOST Caraga regional director Engr. Noel M. Ajoc, ang Caraga STEM alliance ay isang platform upang ma-promote  ang stem learnings at ma-encourage ang mga studyante na magdevelop ng innovations. (NCLM, PIA Caraga)