(PAGASA 24-HOUR PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST as of Tuesday, 05 March 2024) Northeast Monsoon affecting Luzon. 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 Easterlies/Localized Thunderstorms. Possible flash floods or landslides during severe thunderstorms. Moderate to strong winds coming from Northeast to East will prevail with moderate to rough seas (1.2 to 2.8 meters).


Friday, 26 January 2024

LGU - Tandag provides assistance to fisherfolk, boat owners affected by No Sail Policy

TANDAG CITY, Surigao del Sur -- The city government of Tandag facilitated the provision of essential support to 362 registered local fisherfolk  and boat owners affected by the shear line weather disturbance.

The distribution of assistance on January 24 served as a response of the city government under the leadership of Mayor Roxanne C. Pimentel to support its local fisherfolk and boat owners registered under the Registry System for Basic Sectors in Agriculture (RSBSA) who were affected by the recent 'No Sail Policy' due to shear line weather disturbance.

The recipients from barangays of Bongtud, Salvacion, Rosario, Dagocdoc, San Antonio, Telaje, Pangi, Bag-ong Lungsod, Buenavista, San Agustin Sur, San Agustin Norte, and Mabua, were given relief packs containing rice, and canned goods. Each recipient also received cash assistance worth P500 from Mayor Pimentel.

With the No Sail Policy, the city government ensured that the basic needs of the immediate families of the local fisherfolk and boat owners were addressed in this challenging times. (with a report from LGU-Tandag City/NGPB/PIA-Surigao del Sur)