Super Typhoon Nock-ten (Nina) makes Landfall in Philippines

The powerful typhoon “Nock-Ten” recently made landfall at the coast near Catanduanes Island in Philippines with winds up to 140 km/ hour. The typhoon locally was known as Nina in the Philippines. The typhoon is expected to pass across the main island of Luzon, before heading into the South China Sea. The US Joint Typhoon Warning Centre had forecasted sustained winds of 231 kilometres an hour and gusts of 278 kilometres an hour when the typhoon makes landfall.