Pictures: Int'l. Typhoon Megi a.k.a. Typhoon Juan as it Enters RP

Pictures: Int'l. Typhoon Megi a.k.a. Typhoon Juan as it Enters RP

Cauayan : Philippines | Oct 18, 2010 at 10:25 AM PDT
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Typhoon Megi a.k.a Juan

Philippines. The most powerful cyclone in years to crash into the country took the life of at least three people on October 18, leaving a wasteland of fallen trees and power poles and sending thousands hurrying to safety in near-zero visibility. A retired general shared that bracing for the onslaught can be compared to preparing for war.

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Typhoon Megi a.k.a Juan
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