(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

Tuesday, September 20, 2022

DOST releases SETUP funds to business firms in Surigao Norte

SURIGAO CITY, Surigao del Norte - Two business firms from Surigao del Norte, Lakeview Bakery and DGT Graphics & Prints received a total of P1,773,000 SETUP funds for the improvement of their operations and enhancement of their processes to boost productivity and competitiveness.

Lakeview Bakery, owned and managed by Mr. Alan Angelo L. Mozar, is a three-decade bakery that sells hard breads, assorted sweet breads and pastries while DGT Graphics & Prints, owned by Mrs. Bebiana L. Camingue and managed by her son, Mr. Daniel Adrian Camingue, is a printing shop that offers various printing services such as vinyl stickers printing, document printing, photo printing, vellum printing, newsletter printing, sublimation printing, lamination, and they also accept embroidery works orders for uniforms. 

Aside from the funds, DOST Caraga will continue to provide capability building such as seminars, trainings and marketing support to its SETUP clients. (DOST- SDN/PIA-Surigao del Norte)