Monday September 26th 2016

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Typhoon – Google News

How CARE responds to typhoon-related needs – Saipan Tribune


How CARE responds to typhoon-related needs
Saipan Tribune
During the first nine months of the Red Cross DCM program, up to 20 caseworkers were outreaching to families to identify who was still in need after Typhoon Soudelor. First, FEMA sent the contact information of 8,000 households who had applied for FEMA …

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Posted on 26 September 2016 | 8:15 pm

DPP anniversary event canceled due to typhoon – China Post


DPP anniversary event canceled due to typhoon
China Post
But DPP spokesman Wang Min-sheng said that due to approaching Typhoon Megi, which is expected to affect Taiwan the most Tuesday, the party decided to cancel the cocktail party for foreign envoys, as well as the expanded meeting of the party's Central …

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Posted on 26 September 2016 | 4:20 pm

Typhoon Helen maintains course, to exit PAR Tuesday evening – GMA News


GMA News

Typhoon Helen maintains course, to exit PAR Tuesday evening
GMA News
At 10 p.m., Helen was 355 kilometers east-northeast of Basco, Batanes, with maximum winds of 150 kilometers per hour and gusts of up to 185 kph. Estimated rainfall amount within the typhoon's 800 km diameter was from moderate to heavy. With Helen …
Typhoon Helen to bring strong winds, heavy rainsPhilippine Star
PAGASA: Typhoon Helen closest to Batanes on Tuesday morningRappler
Philippines' north braces for latest strong typhoonAnadolu Agency
Inquirer.net –Reliefweb (plain) –The Manila Times
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Posted on 26 September 2016 | 3:34 pm

Megi, fourth typhoon to impact Taiwan this season – The Weather Network


The Weather Network

Megi, fourth typhoon to impact Taiwan this season
The Weather Network
Nepartak back in early July slammed into the southeast coast as a category 2 typhoon, Meranti passed just a few miles south of the island as a strong category 4 in early September, and Malakas, a few hundred miles northeast of the capital Taipei as a
Typhoon Megi to blast Taiwan with damaging winds and flooding rainAccuWeather.com
Taiwan evacuates tourists ahead of typhoonBangkok Post
Land alert issued ahead of typhoonTaipei Times
Reuters –International Business Times
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Posted on 26 September 2016 | 3:12 pm

Taiwan to Close Markets, Offices in Taipei as Typhoon Nears – Bloomberg


Bloomberg

Taiwan to Close Markets, Offices in Taipei as Typhoon Nears
Bloomberg
The fourth typhoon that prompted Taiwan to issue warnings this year had sustained winds of 155 kilometers (96 miles) an hour, gusting to 191 kilometers an hour, the Central Weather Bureau said. As of 8 p.m., the storm was 450 kilometers off the coast

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Posted on 26 September 2016 | 1:34 pm

New technologies help researchers improve typhoon forecasts – Nikkei Asian Review


Nikkei Asian Review

New technologies help researchers improve typhoon forecasts
Nikkei Asian Review
Researchers and forecasters are racing to apply state-of-the-art equipment, from high-performance radars to supercomputers, to improve typhoon forecasting. On Aug. 22, forecasters at the Meteorological Research Institute in Tsukuba, Ibaraki Prefecture

Posted on 26 September 2016 | 10:02 am

Umbrellas up this week… for rain: Showers for Hong Kong as Typhoon Megi heads to Taiwan – Hong Kong Free Press


Hong Kong Free Press

Umbrellas up this week… for rain: Showers for Hong Kong as Typhoon Megi heads to Taiwan
Hong Kong Free Press
Tropical Cyclone Megi is expected to edge closer to the coast of southern China by the middle of this week, and come closest to Hong Kong on Thursday, the Observatory said on Monday morning. 26-09-2016 typhoon Megi predictions. Tropical Cyclone Megi.

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Posted on 26 September 2016 | 5:48 am

Mike Alger: Hurricane = typhoon – Reno Gazette Journal


Reno Gazette Journal

Mike Alger: Hurricane = typhoon
Reno Gazette Journal
There's no difference between a hurricane and a typhoon. But trying to trace the origin of the word "typhoon" isn't as straightforward as I thought. Apparently no one knows for sure the exact provenance of the term, except the odds are it is of Chinese

Posted on 24 September 2016 | 10:14 pm

Japan’s future typhoons: disruptive, deadly and destructive – The Japan Times


The Japan Times

Japan's future typhoons: disruptive, deadly and destructive
The Japan Times
Six typhoons have made landfall this year on the Japanese archipelago, already giving 2016 the distinction of being the second-worst year in terms of direct typhoon hits in modern times. But it's only Sept. 25 — the season's not nearly over and we're

Posted on 24 September 2016 | 2:16 pm

Typhoon Malakas hits Japan – Aljazeera.com


Fox News

Typhoon Malakas hits Japan
Aljazeera.com
Malakas made landfall on the island of Kyushu around 1400GMT on Monday. It struck as the equivalent of a Category 3 hurricane on the five point Saffir-Simpson scale. Sustained winds of up to 185 kilometres an hour were reported. Interaction with the …
Typhoon causes serious flooding in southern JapanFox News
Typhoon Malakas hits southern JapanUPI.com
Typhoon Malakas Causes Heavy Flooding in Japan, Two Reported Missing | The Weather ChannelThe Weather Channel
Reuters –Japan Today
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Posted on 20 September 2016 | 10:47 am

Typhoon – BingNews

Taiwan to Close Markets, Offices in Taipei as Typhoon Nears

(Bloomberg) — Financial markets and offices in Taipei will be closed Tuesday as Typhoon Megi approaches Taiwan, while airlines across southern China canceled or rerouted flights in and out of the island. Schools and government offices will also be closed …

Posted on 26 September 2016 | 12:46 pm

Typhoon Helen maintains strength, Batanes still under Signal No. 2

Typhoon Helen (international name: Megi) maintained its strength at midday on Monday, packing maximum sustained winds of up to 150 kph, PAGASA said in its 11 a.m. bulletin. The typhoon’s eye was tracked to be at 530 km east of Basco, Batanes as of 10 a.m …

Posted on 26 September 2016 | 12:36 pm

Taiwan braces for Typhoon Megi

Northern and Eastern Taiwan should brace for strong winds and heavy rainfall brought on by Typhoon Megi throughout today, according to the Central Weather Bureau (CWB). The bureau said effects from Typhoon Megi were set to be at their most intense in …

Posted on 26 September 2016 | 12:34 pm

China readies for Typhoon Megi

China today activated a level-3 emergency response for the approaching typhoon ‘Megi’ expected to hit the country tomorrow. The State Flood Control and Drought Relief Headquarters urged local authorities to take precautions and dispatched five work teams …

Posted on 26 September 2016 | 12:29 pm

Typhoon Helen to bring strong winds, heavy rains

MANILA, Philippines – Residents of extreme northern Luzon should brace for heavy rains and gusty winds beginning tonight as Typhoon Helen (international name Megi) continues to move closer to the Batanes-Taiwan area, the state weather bureau warned over …

Posted on 26 September 2016 | 11:03 am

Megi, fourth typhoon to impact Taiwan this season

Monday, September 26, 2016, 11:07 – Typhoon season this year is becoming a nightmare for the people of Taiwan who have already been affected by three major storms. FALL IS BACK: After a hot summer what can Americans expect from fall? Find out with The …

Posted on 26 September 2016 | 10:52 am

Typhoon Megi Closing in on Taiwan; Typhoon Warnings Issued

Typhoon Megi will landfall in Taiwan Tuesday. Damaging winds and coastal flooding is expected. Over a foot of rain may trigger life-threatening flash floods and landslides. Megi will then track into southeast China as a weaker storm. Typhoon Megi, a …

Posted on 26 September 2016 | 10:17 am

PAGASA: Typhoon Helen closest to Batanes on Tuesday morning

MANILA, Philippines – Typhoon Helen (Megi) maintained its course on Monday evening, September 26, still heading for Taiwan. In its bulletin issued 11 pm on Monday, state weather bureau PAGASA said Helen was 355 kilometers east northeast of Basco, Batanes …

Posted on 26 September 2016 | 8:29 am

Taiwan braces for arrival of Typhoon Megi on Tuesday

The island’s financial markets will also be shut, financial regulators said. Typhoon Megi is expected to make landfall on the island’s eastern coast on Tuesday afternoon. “Apart from heavy rains, there will be huge wind gusts,” Hsieh Ming-chang, a Central …

Posted on 26 September 2016 | 6:34 am

Typhoon Megi to lash Taiwan, Eastern China

Typhoon Megi is likely to continue enhancing through Monday, before it threatens lives and property across Taiwan and eastern China this week. Outer rain bands from Megi will start to move into Japan’s southernmost Ryukyu Islands and eastern Taiwan …

Posted on 26 September 2016 | 3:29 am