Tag archive for ‘Philippines typhoon’
By Robert On Saturday, July 19th, 2014

Philippines: Death toll from Typhoon Glenda up to 86, Typhoon Henry currently east of Samar

Although Typhoon Rammasun (Glenda) is long gone, the death toll continues to mount in the Philippines. The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) announced Saturday that the death toll More...

By Robert On Wednesday, July 16th, 2014

Philippines: Typhoon Glenda kills at least 10, heads out into South China Sea

Typhoon Rammasun (Glenda) churned across the Philippines Wednesday killing at least 10 people and causing the evacuation of nearly a half million residents of the country of 7,000 islands. As of 5:00 p.m., July More...

By Robert On Monday, July 14th, 2014

Philippines: Typhoon Rammasun to hit archipelago Tuesday

Eight months after being pummeled by Super Typhoon Haiyan, the Philippines braces to be hit by yet another typhoon Tuesday. Tropical Storm Rammasun (Glenda) churning in the western Pacific Ocean is forecast to More...

By Guest Author On Tuesday, February 11th, 2014

Angels in the Sky: Hybrid Planes to Bring Disaster Relief in a Compact Package

The recent devastation in the Philippines in the wake of Typhoon Haiyan has highlighted the desperate need for aircraft that can deliver aid and supplies to disaster-hit areas that do not have easy access. Almost More...

By Laura Jones On Monday, November 18th, 2013

Samaritan’s Purse airlifts supplies and relief to assist Philippines typhoon vicitms

PRESS RELEASE: A team from North Carolina-based Christian relief organization Samaritan’s Purse is already on the ground in the Philippines, working with local partners to coordinate and deliver desperately needed More...

By Brandon Jones On Sunday, November 17th, 2013

Stephen Colbert promotes Convoy of Hope raising over $100K with ‘Colbert Bump’

The famous Comedy Central talk show host encouraged his fans to support Springfield’s Convoy of Hope, which is currently working to help victims of the massive typhoon in the Philippines. Stephen Colbert mocked More...

By Robert On Friday, November 8th, 2013

Typhoon Yolanda makes it way through the Philippines, expected to leave PAR Saturday morning

The most powerful storm of the year made landfall Friday morning on the island of Samar with pounding rain and wind gusts up to 275 kph will soon be out of the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) and headed More...

By Robert On Thursday, November 7th, 2013

Typhoon Yolanda now a category 5 storm as it heads straight to the Central Philippines

The very powerful super-typhoon, Yolanda (International name: Haiyan) is on a collision course with the Eastern Visayas area of the Philippines packing maximum sustained winds of 215 kph, with gusts up to 250 kph, More...

By Robert On Sunday, August 11th, 2013
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Philippines: Typhoon Utor (Labuyo) smashes into northern Luzon

Typhoon Labuyo, International name Utor made landfall into the northern provinces of the Philippines around 3 am, Monday morning (local time). According to a Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical More...

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