Friday, November 8, 2013

Major Typhoon Over Philippines, Images, Video

Three people killed as one of the most powerful typhoons ever recorded wreaks havoc across the Philippines
Typhoon Haiyan is a maximum category-five storm with ground winds of up to 170mph
It is potentially the strongest typhoon ever to make landfall
The typhoon has whipped up giant waves as high as 19 feet that have struck the islands of Leyte and Samar
A mother and child drowned in South Cotabato while a boy was struck by lightning in Zamboanga City
Haiyan to pass just north of the Philippine's second largest city Cebu, home to around 2.5 million people
About a million people are in shelter areas in more than 20 provinces
Daily Mail (UK)
PUBLISHED: 20:55 EST, 7 November 2013 | UPDATED: 00:49 EST, 8 November 2013

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