Super Typhoon BOPHA Targets Philippines
Posted by feww on December 1, 2012
BOPHA Packing Big Punch
Typhoon BOPHA is forecast to strike Philippine Islands as a category 4C storm with sustained winds of about 238kmh and gusts of up to 275kmh [FEWW estimate is based on several models] at about 02:00UCT on December4, 2012.
BOPHA could cause significant damage to property and infrastructure in the coastal areas, with potential for flooding and landslides further inland.
- Storm surges of up to 10m could swamp the shoreline areas.