IN PHOTOS: Typhoon Ursula brings Christmas Day floods to Visayas provinces

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IN PHOTOS: Typhoon Ursula brings Christmas Day floods to Visayas provinces
Typhoon Ursula strikes several provinces in Visayas, resulting in severe flooding after heavy rains

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

Photo courtesy of @juanmarkomoko on Twitter

Photo courtesy of @juanmarkomoko on Twitter

 

Balasan, Iloilo

Photo courtesy of Philippine Emergency Alerts - PEA

 

Photo courtesy of Philippine Emergency Alerts - PEA

Photo courtesy of Philippine Emergency Alerts - PEA

 

Barangay Maindang, Cuartero, Capiz

Photo courtesy of @DJRadnie_360 on Twitter

Photo courtesy of @DJRadnie_360 on Twitter

 

Photo courtesy of @DJRadnie_360 on Twitter

Photo courtesy of @DJRadnie_360 on Twitter

 

President Roxas, Capiz 

Photo courtesy of EJ Escosia

Photo courtesy of EJ Escosia

 

Photo courtesy of EJ Escosia

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