Palau escapes the worst of Typhoon Bopha | Pacific Beat

Palau escapes the worst of Typhoon Bopha

Palau escapes the worst of Typhoon Bopha

Updated 3 December 2012, 9:45 AEDT

The main centre of Palau has escaped the full fury of Typhoon Bopha's 250 kilometre an hour winds.

The highest winds in Koror reached 70 miles an hour, but the southern outer islands were not so lucky.

The winds were much stronger and rain has been bucketing down.

Presenter: Geraldine Coutts

Speaker: Derek Williams, National Weather Service, Guam

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