Two or three typhoons may occur in September  ​

Two or three typhoons may occur in September ​

The National Center for Hydro Meteorological Forecasting said two or three typhoons and a tropical-low pressure system may occur on the East Sea; of these, a typhoon would be able to make landfall in the north central Vietnam, in September alone.

  

An urgent meeting with people’s committees of 24 districts this morning

City leader requests preparation for typhoon, flooding

Deputy Standing Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Le Thanh Liem chaired an urgent meeting with people’s committees of 24 districts this morning to carry out measures dealing with the parallel tropical depressions near seashore and the East Sea which are forecast to influence in the city.  
Direction of Typhoon Guchol. – Photo National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting.

Northern, central areas brace for Storm Guchol

A tropical depression near Luzon Island of the Philippines is predicted to strengthen into Typhoon Guchol, which will land in the East Sea (South China Sea), according to the National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting.
Serious flood in Hanoi after typhoon Talas

Serious flood in Hanoi after typhoon Talas

Long- lasting torrential rains shouldered over many roads and residential areas of Hanoi in past two days, causing serious flooding and traffic jam.
13 missing after vessel suddenly sunk by storm Talas

13 missing after vessel suddenly sunk by storm Talas

A coal-laden vessel carrying 26 crew members was suddenly sunk  by typhoon Talas near the Hon Ngu Island in the territorial water of Nghe An province this morning, reported the National Steering Committee on Natural Disaster Prevention and Control. 
Storm ‘Talas’enters the East Sea.

Localities promptly dealing with storm ‘Talas’

The dangerous zone of typhoon ‘Talas’ was defined at 15.5- 20.0 degrees north latitude and 113.0 degrees east longitude, forecasted the National Hydrology Meteorology Forecast Center.
Position of the first storm hitting Vietnam this year (Photo: The National Hydrology Meteorology Forecast Center)

Typhoon to be weakened into tropical low pressure

The National Hydrology Meteorology Forecast Center said that the first storm hitting Vietnam this year will respectively be weakened into a tropical low pressure system and a low pressure zone in next couple days.