IN PHOTOS: Typhoon Ursula brings Christmas Day floods to Visayas provinces
MANILA, Philippines – Several provinces in Visayas suffered severe flooding following heavy rains brought by Typhoon Ursula on Wednesday, December 25.
From December 24 to 25, Ursula made landfall 5 times: in Salcedo in Eastern Samar; Tacloban City in Leyte; Cabucgayan in Biliran; Gigantes Islands; Carles in Iloilo; and Ibajay in Aklan. (READ: Typhoon Ursula crosses northern tip of Aklan-Antique)
Among the provinces that felt the wrath of Typhoon Ursula's strong rains were Leyte, Iloilo, and Capiz.
Here are some scenes from the areas that got flooded due to Typhoon Ursula:
Barangay Liloan, Ormoc City, Leyte
Barangay Maindang, Cuartero, Capiz
President Roxas, Capiz
Based on its latest forecast track, Ursula is expected to leave the Philippine Area of Responsibility late Friday, December 27, or early Saturday, December 28. – Rappler.com