Philippines

Philippines: Typhoon Hagupit Situation Report No. 2 (as of 7 December 2014)

Attachments

Highlights

  • Typhoon Hagupit makes first landfall in Dolores municipality, Eastern Samar province on 5 December with maximum sustained winds of 175 km/h and gusts of up to 210 km/h.

  • Initial reports indicate less damage than expected in accessible areas affected by the typhoon; situation in isolated municipalities is still unclear.

  • Hagupit is expected to make multiple landfalls in the province of Romblon on 7 December.

  • Some 717,000 people were pre-emptively evacuated by the Government. To date, there are no validated casualties reported.

Disclaimer

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
To learn more about OCHA's activities, please visit https://www.unocha.org/.