Typhoon Nangka brings sea water to Thinh Long Town in Nam Dinh Province

Central region plans to cope with new storm

Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development cum Standing Deputy Head of the Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control Mr. Nguyen Xuan Cuong this morning chaired a meeting to adopt measures against a newly-formed tropical depression in the East Sea.
Path map of storm Higos in the East Sea

New storm forms in East Sea

The National Center for Hydro-meteorology Forecasting provided the latest updates and information as a tropical low-pressure system intensified into this year’s fourth storm, namely Higos, in the northeastern territorial waters of the East Sea.
(Illustrative photo: the Central Steering Committee on Natural Disaster Prevention and Control))

Central region likely to face new typhoon

The National Hydrology Meteorology Forecast Center officially issued a warning of newly- formed low pressure zone in the middle of the East Sea which might intensify into a storm to hit the mainland of Vietnam.