(PAGASA 24-HOUR PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST as of Monday, 02 October 2023) At 3:00 AM today, the center of Tropical Storm "JENNY" {KOINU} was estimated based on all available data at 675 km East of Aparri, Cagayan (18.8°N, 128.0°E) with maximum sustained winds of 120 km/h near the center and gustiness of up to 150 km/h. It is moving Northwestward at 10 km/h. Southwest Monsoon affecting Southern Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao. 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 Trough of TS Jenny / Localized Thunderstorms. Possible flash floods or landslides during severe thunderstorms. Light to moderate winds coming from Southwest to West will prevail with slight to moderate seas (0.6 to 2.1 meters).

Wednesday, 21 June 2023

Donation of land paves construction of fire station in Tandag City

TANDAG CITY, Surigao del Sur -- A Deed of Donation of a parcel of land, containing an area of 898 square meters to the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) from the city government of Tandag, under the administration of Mayor Roxanne Pimentel was formally signed on June 19, 2023 held at the Tandag City Hall, of this city in Surigao del Sur.

The said activity proved the strong partnership that paved the way for the construction of a modern fire station in the city and it will be equipped with state of the art facilities for efficient emergency response in the city.

Together with the city mayor, Vice Mayor Eleanor Momo, Sangguniang Panlungsod members, provincial fire marshal CINSP Kenneth Van Delos Reyes, acting city fire marshal SINSP Shirly Erlina, Philippine National Police chief PLtCol. Vinn Duran, City Local Government Operations Officer Olivia Bagasbas, and LGU department heads were in attendance during the said activity.

Meanwhile as emphasized in her message, the mayor expressed gratitude to the BFP and emphasized the importance of this collaboration in building a resilient and fire-safe community. (LGU-Tandag City/NGPB-PIASurigao del Sur)