The weather agency has issued warnings for Jebi’s approach, saying the storm could deliver high waves, flooding and landslides to southern Honshu. Typhoon Jebi is expected to approach Japan as the country’s strongest storm this year. Already, the area where Jebi is expected to make landfall has suffered from flooding and landslides in July that killed more than 200 people, making it one of Japan’s worst weather disasters in years. … [Read more...] about Typhoon Jebi Track Update: When Will Typhoon Jebi Hit Japan?
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“It was busy earlier in the hardware store and people were buying wood, nails, tin wire, plywood and umbrellas,” said Benjamin Banez, who owns a three-story hotel where workers were busy hammering up wooden boards to protect glass panels. … [Read more...] about Blinding rain and ferocious winds lash Philippines as Typhoon Mangkhut hits
The most powerful typhoon to hit the disaster-prone Philippines this year slammed ashore before dawn in Cagayan province on the north-eastern tip of Luzon island, a region of flood-prone rice plains and mountain provinces with a history of deadly landslides. … [Read more...] about At least three dead as powerful typhoon hits Philippines
A signal T10 warning, the highest storm alert, was issued by the Hong Kong weather observatory. It was the 15th time in 60 years that a T10 warning was issued in the city. The city was shut down completely. All transport services, including airports and high-speed railways, were shut due to the storm. … [Read more...] about Super Typhoon Mangkhut Weakens To Tropical Storm, Over 56 Dead
Traffic was said to be light as people couldn’t go to work. A Hong Kong-based trader at RBC Investment Management Co., Clement Cheng, told Bloomberg he managed to go to work by car at 7:40 a.m. local time (7:40 p.m. EDT) and noticed his office was empty, and only he and his analyst were able to make to work. "I needed to get into the office to manage some regional orders," said Cheng. "It was super windy in Hong Kong. I could feel my apartment move a bit this morning." … [Read more...] about WATCH: Typhoon Hato Triggers Heavy Flooding in Hong Kong, Halts Stock Trading