All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘super typhoon’

Super Typhoon A Danger To Millions In Japan

A super typhoon is on its way to Japan and emergency services have already issued a warning to people in the country’s southern islands to take maximum precautions. A super typhoon is expected to hit the Okinawa island chain with heavy rain and powerful winds. Meteorologists are predicting that the storm could bring winds at speeds of up to 150 …

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Super Typhoon Neoguri Heads for Japan

Super Typhoon Neoguri is expected to reach Okinawa early Tuesday, in what has been described as a “once in decades” storm. The Japan Meteorological Agency has measured sustained winds of 123 miles per hour, with gusts so far hitting 168 miles per hour. The storm has generated waves 46 feet high. Meteorological Agency official Satoshi Ebihara warned, “there is a …

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Typhoon Yolanda Makes Landfall in Philippines

The Philippines has been hit by ¬†powerful pacific storm, Haiyan, which is classified as a super typhoon. The typhoon brought sustained winds that were measured at more than 195 miles per hour before making landfall. The storm sustained one minute winds producing powerful puffs of 230 miles per hour. This typhoon is the most powerful typhoon to make a landfall …

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