Devastating Storm Surges of Typhoon Yolanda

Alfredo Mahar Francisco Lagmay 1,2, Project NOAH Storm Surge Component Team, 2 1 National Institute of Geological Sciences, University of the Philippines-Diliman, Philippines, 2 Nationwide Operational Assessment of Hazards, Department of Science and Technology  Quezon City, Philippines Abstract— On 8 November 2013, Typhoon Yolanda, international code name Haiyan, made landfall in the central Philippine islands region. Considered one of…