(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

Thursday, September 22, 2022

25 FR-beneficiaries receive Livelihood Settlement Grant in SurSur

TANDAG CITY, Surigao del Sur -- The Provincial Government of Surigao del Sur through the Provincial Social Welfare and Development Office (PSWDO) facilitated the release of the Livelihood Settlement Grant to the former rebel-beneficiaries in Surigao del Sur today, September 22 at the Governor Vicente T. Pimentel Jr. Hall in Tandag City.

The release of the grant is funded under the Sustainable  Livelihood Program implemented by the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Caraga Regional Office.

During the activity, DSWD Caraga personnel initiated the ceremonial turnover of the Livelihood Settlement Grants amounting to P500,000.00 to  the Provincial Government of Surigao del Sur.

A total of 25 former rebels who are beneficiaries of the  Livelihood Settlement Grant and each received the cash amounting to P20,000.00 on the same day and venue.

The Landbank personnel were also present during the release of the cash assistance for the convenience and safety of the beneficiaries.

The said activity is part of the Whole-of-Nation Approach participated by the officials/representatives from the Provincial Government Office of Surigao del Sur, National Government Agencies, and partner stakeholders involved in implementation as compliance to Executive Order No.70. (NGPB/PIA-Surigao del Sur)