Super Typhoon Haiyan Slams Philippines With Category-5 Power

Super Typhoon Haiyan Slams Philippines With Category-5 Power

NOAA via AP Photo

This Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013 satellite image provided by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration shows Typhoon Haiyan over the Philippines, at 22:30 UTC (5:30 p.m. EST). Haiyan, the world's strongest typhoon of the year, slammed into the Philippines early Friday. It had been poised to be the strongest tropical cyclone ever recorded at landfall, a weather expert said.