Officials fear 10,000 or more are dead in the Philippines, a country that is used to massive typhoons hitting regularly.
But what if a super typhoon like Haiyan hit the United States?
Tom Foreman is Outfront.
Just how big was Super Typhoon Haiyan? Here's what it would have looked like approaching the East Coast of the US: pic.twitter.com/wtel16EPwH
— Jonathan Wald (@jonathanwald) November 11, 2013