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Typhoon Meranti, known in the Philippines as Typhoon Ferdie...

wikipedia - 20 Sep 2016
Typhoon Meranti, known in the Philippines as Typhoon Ferdie, was one of the most intense tropical cyclones on record, impacting the Batanes in the Philippines, Taiwan, as well as Fujian, China in September 2016. The fourteenth named storm of the annual typhoon season, Meranti was the strongest typhoon since Typhoon Megi in 2010 in terms of pressure, the strongest since Typhoon Haiyan of 2013 in terms of maximum sustained winds, as well as the strongest tropical cyclone worldwide in 2016.
typhoon meranti (2016)

Typhoon Talim veers away from Taiwan, moves towards Japan

Malay Mail Online - 14 Sep 2017
A local resident removes a rock from a blocked road in southern Pingtung county as typhoon Meranti slash southern Taiwan on September 14, 2016. — AFP pic TAIPEI, Sept 14 — Taiwan will lift a shipping warning later today after Typhoon Talim veered ...
typhoon meranti (2016)

Typhoon Meranti: Taiwan and China brace for biggest storm of 2016

The Guardian - 14 Sep 2016
Tens of thousands of homes lost power across Taiwan as the island was hit by super-typhoon Meranti – a storm rated the strongest in the world so far this year – forcing schools and businesses to close and leading to flight cancellations. Taiwan's ...
typhoon meranti (2016)

Typhoon batters Taiwan, barrels into mainland China

CNN - 15 Sep 2016
One person died and 44 people were injured as the typhoon surged over the island, according to a Taiwan Red Cross spokeswoman. "Typhoon Merandi is away from the Taiwan main island, but still our staff and volunteers are in the mobilization preparation ...
typhoon meranti (2016)

Super Typhoon Meranti sweeps into Taiwan

Washington Post - 14 Sep 2016
Super Typhoon Meranti swept by Taiwan on Sept. 14. It's currently the strongest tropical storm on Earth this year, bringing powerful sustained gusts of wind up to 185 mph. Super Typhoon Meranti swept by Taiwan on Sept. 14. It's currently the strongest ...
typhoon meranti (2016)

Probing the Power of Pacific Supertyphoons

Eos - 10 Jul 2017
Typhoon Meranti blasted the western Pacific in 2016, wreaking havoc in the Philippines, Taiwan, and mainland China, leaving dozens dead or missing and doing billions of dollars' worth of damage. Meranti is among some unusually ferocious Pacific storms ...
typhoon meranti (2016)

Super Typhoon Meranti pounds Taiwan with waves and rain

Washington Post - 14 Sep 2016
(Video: Reuters / Photo: Getty Images). Super Typhoon Meranti pounds Taiwan with waves and rain. Read More. Towering waves and torrential rain hit Taiwan, leaving thousands of homes without power on Sept. 14 as the strongest storm of the year pounded ...
typhoon meranti (2016)

Huge inflatable moon set loose on Chinese town by typhoon

CNN - 16 Sep 2016
Typhoon Meranti was one of the strongest typhoon to hit the region in three years, with winds speeds up to 230 mph (370 kilometers per hour). Despite losing much of its strength while passing over Taiwan, Meranti still caused extensive damage, smashing ...
typhoon meranti (2016)

Typhoons and storms that shook Hong Kong in 2016

South China Morning Post - 05 Jan 2017
This one was expected to be big, a category five “super typhoon” named Meranti, after a type of tree in Malaysia. Meranti gave southern Taiwan a thrashing before it slamming into Fujian on the mainland, shattering buildings and flooding streets. But ...
typhoon meranti (2016)

Typhoon Megi makes landfall in China, triggers landslide

CNN - 28 Sep 2016
The typhoon was the third storm system to hit the island in just two weeks, lashing Taiwan with winds up to 143 miles per hour (230 kilometers per hour). On September 14, Typhoon Meranti killed two people and injured 63 in the island's south, followed ...
typhoon meranti (2016)

Typhoon Meranti (2016)

BreakingNews.com - 12 Sep 2016
Editor's note: The Washington Post notes that this morning Typhoon Meranti became the strongest storm on Earth so far in 2016, with winds at a constant 185 mph as it swept past Taiwan. It adds that Meranti would have been the equivalent of a Category 6 ...
typhoon meranti (2016)

28 dead from China typhoon as new storm looms

USA TODAY - 17 Sep 2016
Earlier this week, Typhoon Meranti, the strongest storm to hit China this year, lashed a wide swath of the country's coastal areas, including Shanghai, with heavy rain and winds up to 175 miles per hour. It struck Xiamen City, in Fujian province ...
typhoon meranti (2016)

Typhoon Committee: Improved early warnings save lives

Reliefweb - 23 Feb 2017
The Typhoon Committee session in Yokohama, Japan, will examine the 2016 season with a view to strengthening operational effectiveness and disaster risk reduction in 2017 and beyond. The Typhoon Committee. has responsibility for the Western North ...
typhoon meranti (2016)

Taiwan cleans up after Meranti, China gets pounded

Washington Post - 16 Sep 2016
Taiwan cleans up after super typhoon Meranti, which goes on to bring heavy rains and wind to China. Taiwan cleans up after super typhoon Meranti, which goes on to bring heavy rains and wind to China. September 15, 2016 | 7:11 AM EDT. © 1996-2017 The ...

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