On the Eastern part of the Philippines hit by powerful Typhoon

На восточную часть Филиппин обрушился мощный тайфун

In the Philippines, a Typhoon is coming

A powerful Typhoon struck the Eastern Philippines today, Christmas day. About it reports AP.

It is noted that local residents, the authorities have proposed to roast a suckling pig, so they refused to celebrate Christmas at home in favor of shelters.

The strongest wind gusts in the area of natural disasters reach 255 kilometers per hour.

First from the disaster suffered by the people of the province of Catanduanes, at the moment they are deprived of electricity.

No injuries were reported.

Recall, this morning it was reported that evacuation of local residents due to an approaching powerful Typhoon “Nock-Ten”, also known as “Nina”. The population was warned about the 2.5-metre waves on the coast.

Supertyphoon #Nockten is the strongest typhoon on record (since 1945) to make landfall in the #Philippines this late in the calendar year. pic.twitter.com/jUzIUOg8hk

— Philip Klotzbach (@philklotzbach) 25 Dec 2016

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