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Ocean storm in the Philippines

Friday, 02 October 2009

Type of Event:
Ocean Storm
Location of Event:
Philippines
Date of Charter Activation:
02/10/2009
Charter Requestor:
UNOOSA on behalf of WFP
Project Management:
ESA in joint collaboration with two Value Adding service capacities: GMES SAFER (SERTIT) and UNITAR/UNOSAT

Description of the event

Typhoon Parma has gathered strength and is approaching the northern part of the Philippines from the east.
Thousands of residents are expected to leave in the coming hours.