- Typhoon causes one of the world’s biggest evacuation in peacetime: more than half a million persons look for shelter.
- The storm weakened to category 3: Super Typhoon.
- Winds up to 175 kph (110 mph).
- Still uncertain its next track: to the north or through the Philippines.
The Philippines is in national alert due to the uncertain track of Super Typhoon Hagupit that has already caused the world’s biggest evacuation in peacetime with more than half a million persons in southern provinces. The next track of the typhoon still uncertain and it probably would head to the north, preserving the country from further damages, but if it heads toward the northwest, it will touch certainly the Philippines, crossing areas that still recovering from Typhoon Haiyan about 13 months ago.
Sihanoukville. Aspect of the Sihanouk Bay this weekend during the raining season. A group of students did a picnic last Saturday on the beach under a cloudy sky. The Cambodian weather is dominated by the monsoons. The temperature range from 21 to 35 °C (69.8 to 95 °F) The southwest monsoon blow inland from the Gulf of Siam and the Indian Ocean from May to October. September and October are months with the heaviest precipitations and the drier period is from January to February.