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Typhoon Mekkhala

Typhoon Mekkhala Image ID 1744
Acquisition date 17-Jan-2015
Over head time 06:00:00
Satellite Sensor mtsat
Sensor Channel(s) 4

Typhoon Mekkhala tracks westwards close to landfall on the Philippine province of Eastern Samar. Mekkhala was at this time a Category 1 equivalent storm (Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale) with a 1-minute sustained average wind speed of 70 knots (80.6 mph) and gusts of 85 knots (97.9 mph).

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