Haiyan Yolanda

Tropical Cyclone Haiyan/ Yolanda

haiyan.jpgImage courtesy of the Dundee Satellite Receiving Station

Some useful links:

Satellite images

http://www.sat.dundee.ac.uk/gallery/gallery_imagedetails.php?id=1585

(requires free registration) – and further images via http://www.sat.dundee.ac.uk/geobrowse/geobrowse.php?sat=5&year=2013&month=11&day=7

 

National Geographic

http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2013/11/131108-supertyphoon-haiyan-yolanda-atmosphere-climate-change/

Met Office

http://www.metoffice.gov.uk/weather/tropicalcyclone/2013/haiyan

http://metofficenews.wordpress.com/2013/11/08/typhoon-haiyan-makes-landfall-over-the-philippines/

BBC

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-24894529

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/world-asia-24887664/typhoon-haiyan-makes-landfall-in-vietnam

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/world-asia-24879310/typhoon-haiyan-heads-to-vietnam

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-24878801

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-24846813

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/uk-24866143/weather-report-tracking-monster-typhoon-haiyan

Accuweather

How Typhoon Haiyan Became Year’s Most Intense Storm http://www.accuweather.com/en/home-garden-articles/earth-you/how-typhoon-haiyan-became-year/19691286

 

Guardian

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/nov/08/typhoon-haiyan-hits-philippines http://www.theguardian.com/world/gallery/2013/nov/09/super-typhoon-haiyan-philippines-destruction-in-pictures

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/dec/22/typhoon-haiyan-philippines-aid-workers-diary-of-disaster

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/nov/08/typhoon-haiyan-biggest-storms

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/nov/08/typhoon-haiyan-philippines-death-toll


https://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/nov/07/philippines-worst-typhoon-haiyan

The Telegraph

https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/picturegalleries/worldnews/10440559/In-pictures-Super-Typhoon-Haiyan-brings-devastation-to-the-Philippines.html?frame=2730039

The Sun

https://www.thesun.co.uk/archives/news/323688/1200-dead-after-typhoon-haiyan-tears-through-philippines/

 

Other tropical cyclone/ hurricane resources on MetLink:

Tropical Cyclones worksheet looking at locations, climatology etc.

Tracking Hurricane Irma an online research exercise.

Using GIS for hurricane tracks and tropical storm risk (Developed by Bob Lang, teacher and GA consultant)

https://www.metlink.org/weather-climate-resources-teachers/useful-links.html#tropical

https://www.metlink.org/weather-climate-resources-teachers/teacher-development/teacher-internship/workscheme-extreme-weather2.html

Background information about hurricanes and other tropical cyclones