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Laos on alert for Typhoon Mangkhut

Sat, 15 Sep 2018 18:11:00 +0200sarajevotimes (en)

VIENTIANE, Sept. 15 (Xinhua) — The north and central regions of Laos have been put on alert for heavy downpours after weather forecasters warned that Typhoon Mangkhut and Tropical Storm Barijat are expected to pass over Laos on coming Monday and Tuesday.

Laos on alert for Typhoon Mangkhut

Sat, 15 Sep 2018 12:36:00 +0200xinhuanet_en (en)

VIENTIANE, Sept. 15 (Xinhua) -- The north and central regions of Laos have been put on alert for heavy downpours after weather forecasters warned that Typhoon Mangkhut and Tropical Storm Barijat are expected to pass over Laos on coming Monday and Tuesday.

Laos on alert for Typhoon Mangkhut

Sat, 15 Sep 2018 11:50:00 +0200nampa (en)

. Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua. VIENTIANE, Sept. 15 (Xinhua) -- The north and central regions of Laos have been put on alert for heavy downpours after weather forecasters warned that Typhoon Mangkhut and Tropical Storm Barijat are expected to pass over Laos on coming Monday and Tuesday.

Philippines: Philippines: Action Against Hunger Prepared for Typhoon Mangkhut

Sat, 15 Sep 2018 08:38:00 +0200reliefWeb (en)

Typhoon Mangkhut is heading straight to the northern Philippines with devastating potential. If estimates from the Global System Disaster Alert and Coordination (GDACS) prove accurate, wind speeds could reach up to 155 miles per hour. Projected to be a Category 4 tropical storm, it is expected to....

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Sat, 15 Sep 2018 04:45:00 +0200EC (en)

On 6 September the Government of Zimbabwe declared a state of emergency in response to a cholera outbreak in Harare. On 11 September, the Ministry of Health and Child Care (MoHCC) reported 1 324 suspected cases, 56 confirmed cases and 24 deaths. The epicentres are in Glenview and Budiriro (Western....

A storm even more dangerous than Florence is brewing in Asia — and it’s about to hit land

Fri, 14 Sep 2018 20:44:00 +0200zmescience (en)

While the world’s eyes are zoomed in on the US East coast, where 1.7 million people are told to evacuate in order to avoid Hurricane Florence damage, a much stronger storm is lashing out at Southeast Asia: Mangkhut. Super Typhoon Mangkhut deserves all the superlatives it can get.

NASA sees dangerous Super Typhoon Mangkhut, eyeing the Philippines

Fri, 14 Sep 2018 19:59:00 +0200eurekalert (en)

IMAGE: At 12:54 a.m. EDT (0454 UTC) on Sept. 14, the VIIRS instrument aboard NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite captured a visible image of Super Typhoon Mangkhut approaching the Philippines.... Credit: Credit: NASA/NRL. Super Typhoon Mangkhut is a powerful tropical cyclone headed toward the northern Philippines.

Philippines evacuates thousands ahead of Super Typhoon Mangkhut

Fri, 14 Sep 2018 18:46:00 +0200cbs46 (en)

The massive storm, the equivalent of a Category 5 hurricane, has prompted alerts across east and southeast Asia. A second storm, Typhoon Barijat , has also hit the region. Mangkhut has already torn through Guam and the Marshall Islands in the Pacific, causing widespread flooding and power loss.

IT DOESN’T RAIN IT POURS World terrorised by record seven active storms across the globe

Fri, 14 Sep 2018 18:31:00 +0200thesun (en)

Mangkhut was tracked after nightfall Friday about 160 miles away in the Pacific with sustained winds 127 miles per hour and gusts of up to 158 mph. Tropical Storm Issac is likely to remain strong as it heads through the Caribbean. Isolated wind gusts of around 50 mph were found on the island of Dominica on Thursday.

Philippines evacuates thousands ahead of Super Typhoon Mangkhut

Fri, 14 Sep 2018 15:13:00 +0200fox2now (en)

The Philippines is evacuating thousands of people, deploying soldiers and positioning emergency provisions as Super Typhoon Mangkhut threatens more than five million people in the north of the country. Mangkhut — stronger than Hurricane Florence, which is currently lashing the US East Coast — is....

Manila batons down as super typhoon Mangkhut arrives

Fri, 14 Sep 2018 10:53:00 +0200asianews-en (en)

About 10 million Filipinos live in the typhoon’s trajectory. In the coming days, the storm will reach the southern coast of China , including Hong Kong, and Vietnam. Floods, landslides and wind damage are emergencies for which authorities have prepared equipment and rescue operations.

Philippines: AHA Centre Flash Update: No. 03 – Typhoon Mangkhut (Omphong) 14 Sep 2018

Fri, 14 Sep 2018 08:44:00 +0200reliefWeb (en)

Philippines. • PAGASA warns that #OmphongPH increases its threat over Northen Luzon as it moves closer at the speed of 20km/h (11 knots). • Fishermen with small seacrafts are advised against venturing out to sea (particularly along seaboard of areas with Tropical Cyclone warning and eastern seaboard of Visayas and of Mindanao).

Super typhoon threatens millions

Fri, 14 Sep 2018 07:56:00 +0200qt (en)

AN "extremely dangerous" super typhoon predicted to be the one of the strongest systems on record is tearing towards Hong Kong and the Philippines with up to 43 million people in the firing line. Bureau of Meteorology Australia tropical climatologist Greg Browning told news.com.

Super typhoon threatens millions

Fri, 14 Sep 2018 07:49:00 +0200news_com_au (en)

Bureau of Meteorology Australia tropical climatologist Greg Browning told news.com.au Typhoon Mangkhut was equivalent to a Category 5 severe tropical cyclone and boasted maximum sustained winds of 205kph and gusts up to 285kph. It’s “significantly stronger” than Hurricane Florence which is....

Phoenix might be raised today – VIDEO

Fri, 14 Sep 2018 06:31:00 +0200phuketgazette (en)

PHOTOS AND VIDEO: The Phuket Marine Office. Divers headed underwater again yesterday (September 13) to check attachments to Phoenix in readiness to bring the wreck up to the surface. The Phuket PR Office reports that… “a team of divers yesterday morning (September 13) went down 45 metres underwater again.

Thaiger Radio News – Friday

Fri, 14 Sep 2018 06:31:00 +0200phuketgazette (en)

It's the wettest month of the year and we're about to get plenty of moisture over the next five days, according to the Meteorological Department. "For most of Thailand, the wettest months are usually August-October. However, the Gulf Coast of the southern peninsula (e.g.

Super typhoon Mangkhut to affect Thailand next week

Fri, 14 Sep 2018 06:01:00 +0200vietnamplus-en (en)

Bangkok (NNT/VNA) – The Thai Meteorological Department has reported that super typhoon Mangkhut will affect the country next week. Typhoon Mangkhut is expected to follow tropical storm Barijat , which weakened to a low pressure, from the Pacific Ocean, passing over Luzon Island in the Philippines to....

Thailand: Tropical storm Barijat and Typhoon Mangkhut to affect Thailand next week

Fri, 14 Sep 2018 04:40:00 +0200reliefWeb (en)

BANGKOK, 13th September 2018 (NNT) – The Meteorological Department has reported that tropical storm Barijat is moving across lower China towards Vietnam today. Meteorological Department Director Chalalai Chaemphol indicated that the storm, which is packing winds up to 70 kilometers per hour and....

China: The 23th typhoon Barijat made landfall along coast of Zhanjiang City, Guangdong Province

Fri, 14 Sep 2018 04:40:00 +0200reliefWeb (en)

The National Meteorological Center issued blue warning of typhoon at 6:00 a.m. on September 13. This year’s 23th typhoon Barijat made landfall along coast of Zhanjiang City, Guangdong Province at 8:30 a.m. on September 13 as severe tropical storm. At 10:00 a.m., it has been reduced into the tropical storm level.

HK prepares for strongest typhoon

Thu, 13 Sep 2018 20:45:00 +0200shanghaidaily (en)

HONG Kong is preparing for a super typhoon that is predicted to land this weekend and may be the strongest ever in the city since records began. The upcoming Super Typhoon Mangkhut will be the second typhoon hitting Hong Kong this week. The Hong Kong Observatory issued typhoon signal No.

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