President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday ordered the creation of evacuation centers “stronger than a typhoon” after a string of powerful storms lashed the country, forcing thousands of Filipinos to take temporary shelter in government facilities.
Six cyclones have hit the Philippines in a span of just 4 weeks, including Vamco and Super Typhoon Goni, the world's most powerful this year.
Philippines' typhoon deaths rise as worst floods in 45 years hit north Six cyclones hit the Philippines in a span of just four weeks, including Vamco and Super Typhoon Goni, the world's most powerful this year. via @TOIWorld
A resident of Bato, Catanduanes sweeps water off the floor of her roofless house. 40,000 houses in Catanduanes remain damaged by recent storms, one of which is #RollyPH , the most powerful typhoon in the world so far in 2020. | via @jacquemanabat
A moment's silence is observed ahead of #JPNvSCO in solidarity of everyone affected by Typhoon Hagibis. The typhoon was one of the largest and most powerful to hit Japan in recent years, causing significant damage, disruption and, sadly, loss of life. #RWC2019
LOOK: The strong winds from Typhoon Hagibis leave a trail of destruction in its wake in Ichihara, Chiba prefecture in Japan. The powerful typhoon claimed its first victim on Saturday, October 12, even before making landfall. ? Jiji Press/AFP
VIDEO: After Super Typhoon Lekima hit Ishigaki island in western Japan on Thursday, the powerful winds barrel towards China's eastern coast. China is on the alert for the typhoon, which is due to make landfall there on Saturday
Typhoon Jebi, the most powerful typhoon to make landfall in Japan in 25 years, struck western Japan on Tuesday afternoon, making landfall in the southern part of Tokushima Prefecture, the Japan Meteorological Agency said Tuesday.
Typhoon #Hagupit looked incredibly powerful- thankfully it looks like it's dissipating