|Location of Event:||Philippines|
|Date of Charter Activation:||2022-09-25|
|Time of Charter Activation:||17:48|
|Time zone of Charter Activation:||UTC+08:00|
|Charter Requestor:||UNOOSA/UN-SPIDER on behalf of Philippines Space Agency on behalf of the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council, Office of Civil Defense|
ADRC on behalf of AHA Center
|Project Management:||Giriraj Amarnath|
Typhoon Noru made landfall in the Philippines main Luzon island on Sunday, prompting warnings that heavy winds and torrential rain could cause severe flooding. Known locally as Typhoon Karding, the storm intensified rapidly from Saturday to Sunday, arriving as a super typhoon with maximum sustained winds of 240 kilometers per hour.
The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council has reported that the highest emergency preparedness and response protocol has been activated in Metro Manila, Central Luzon, Calabarzon, Mimaropa, and the Bicol region. Five rescue workers in the Philippines have been killed and many homes have been flooded leaving millions without electricity President Marcos has ordered that supplies be airlifted and clean-up equipment provided to communities that have been most affected.
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