Emergency declared in typhoon-ravaged Northern Mariana

Posted In Climate Change, News
Oct
27


In just 30 hours from October 23-24, 2018, a tropical storm in the western Pacific Ocean exploded into a category 5 super typhoon. Now that storm has made a direct hit on Tinian and Saipan in the Northern Mariana Islands.Super Typhoon Yutu has tied Super Typhoon Mangkhut as the strongest storm on Earth this year. Captions and Photo source: NASA / Earth Observatory

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US military aircraft laden with emergency supplies flew in to the Northern Mariana Islands Saturday in the wake of destructive Super Typhoon Yutu which destroyed buildings and cut electricity…

Read Full Article; PhysOrg (10-27-2018)

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