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Super Typhoon Rai, named “Odette” in the Philippines, ripped through the archipelago’s eastern island of Siargao, forcing tens of thousands of people to flee their homes. Flights have been cancelled as well as land and sea trips in the area. More than 45,000 people have been evacuated to government shelters in Eastern Visayas, which includes six provinces, as the 15th storm of the year rapidly developed into a super typhoon which is equal to a Category 5 hurricane in the Atlantic, with Surigao Province in the north predicted to see the worst circumstances. Governor Ben Evardone of Samar province said […]

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1 hour ago, Rain said:

Which each year, the typhoon season becomes extended long past the average seasonal bounds. 

Cyclical climate changes?

This time its in an area of Cebu, which never been hit so hard. My friend telling me that up on the hill frees are flying now. No electricity and 128km/hr wind. His house just lost a roof 

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