Tropical Storm Vongfong
The Philippines saw yet another severe tropical storm in 2020. Vongfong brought torrential rain to Luzon, an island with 60 million people. Keeping people safe during the storm was especially tricky, since it during the rampage of the coronavirus. Social distancing was not a possibility. Government officials wanted to make sure people were being as safe as possible and wanted to prevent the spread of the virus at the same time as keeping people safe from the storm at shelters. After the storm, hundreds of buildings were destroyed, as well as fishing boats that happened to be in the sea (NY Times).