Monday, October 18, 2010
Super Typhoon MEGI has made landfall at Dililacan and Divilacan Bay area at around 11 a.m. IST on Monday.
This Typhoon, with wind speeds of 145/155 knots at landfall, working out to around 270 kmph !!
Ashokbhai informs, With a core pressure at 885 mb, it has become the strongest Typhoon, or any system, to make landfall. The previous record was in 1935, when a Labour Day Atlantic hurricane struck with pressure at 892 mb.in the U.S. No naming of hurricanes was done then.