Super Typhoon Haiyan is beginning to make landfall in the Philippines as an intense category five storm:

https://twitter.com/TropicalTidbits/status/398575691802742784

The massive scale of the storm is apparent in this satellite photo:

Wow.

Our thoughts and prayers go to those who are in this massive storm’s path.

https://twitter.com/Lilacs_bunnies/status/398574784373456896

Editor’s note: This post has been updated to correct a typo.

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