How to help victims of Typhoon Haiyan - Tucson News Now

How to help victims of Typhoon Haiyan

Typhoon Haiyan is one of the strongest storms on record. (Source: NOAA) Typhoon Haiyan is one of the strongest storms on record. (Source: NOAA)

(RNN) - Typhoon Haiyan hit the Philippines on Friday, killing more than 10,000 people. The storm was 1,120 miles with sustained winds of more than 180 mph, which is stronger than a Category 5 hurricane. The storm surge was as high as two stories.

Authorities evacuated more than 800,000 people, but with the wind strength and storm surge, even strong buildings were no match for the typhoon.

To help those affected, visit these websites to donate money:

Copyright 2013 Raycom News Network. All rights reserved.

  • Hurricane season 2017More>>

  • Forecasters: Pacific hurricane season depends on El Nino

    Forecasters: Pacific hurricane season depends on El Nino

    Wednesday, May 24 2017 8:56 PM EDT2017-05-25 00:56:46 GMT
    Wednesday, May 24 2017 8:58 PM EDT2017-05-25 00:58:52 GMT
    Forecasters say the central Pacific region around Hawaii can expect a normal or slightly above-average hurricane season, depending largely on the presence of El Nino conditions.
    Forecasters say the central Pacific region around Hawaii can expect a normal or slightly above-average hurricane season, depending largely on the presence of El Nino conditions.
  • Arlene becomes post-tropical

    Arlene becomes post-tropical

    Friday, April 21 2017 7:17 AM EDT2017-04-21 11:17:20 GMT
    Friday, April 21 2017 11:16 AM EDT2017-04-21 15:16:33 GMT

    The tropical storm that formed Thursday over the Atlantic joined forces with an extratropical low and became post-tropical Friday,

    The tropical storm that formed Thursday over the Atlantic joined forces with an extratropical low and became post-tropical Friday,

  • Tropical Storm Arlene forms in the north Atlantic

    Tropical Storm Arlene forms in the north Atlantic

    Thursday, April 20 2017 4:52 PM EDT2017-04-20 20:52:54 GMT
    Thursday, April 20 2017 11:09 PM EDT2017-04-21 03:09:38 GMT
    Tropical Storm Arlene is an early arrival. (Source: National Hurricane Center)Tropical Storm Arlene is an early arrival. (Source: National Hurricane Center)

    A rare April storm has formed in the north Atlantic Ocean. 

    A rare April storm has formed in the north Atlantic Ocean. 

Powered by Frankly