Philippines spots new typhoon
- Published: 13 Oct 2013 at 20.49
- Online news:
A typhoon blew out of the northern Philippines on Sunday after leaving 13 people dead, but officials remained on alert after another howler was spotted in the Pacific.
Filipino residents pass by a toppled tree along a main road after Typhoon Nari hit San Miguel town, Bulacan province, northern Philippines on Sunday.(AP Photo/Aaron Favila)
Typhoon Nari also flooded farmlands and destroyed thousands of houses in provinces north of Manila before blowing away into the South China Sea. Chinese authorities said about 27,000 fishing boats had been called back to port on Sunday, and heavy rains associated with the storm were expected to hit parts of southern China on Monday.
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