To effectively respond to this year’s No. 11 typhoon “Nanmadol” , at 9:00 am of August 29, CMA issued level 4 emergency response for responding to Nanmadol.
Its center has landed at the coastal area of Tandong County, Taiwan Province with the maximum wind force 12 (33m/s). The minimum pressure of its center has been 975 hPa.
At 6:00 am of August 29, Central Meteorological Office issued blue typhoon alert. This year’s No.11 typhoon Nanmadol landed in Dong County, Taiwan province at about 4:25 a.m. today with maximum wind force up to scale 12 (33m/s). At 5:00 a.m. it was centered in Dong County (22.4N, 120.9E) with maximum wind force up to scale 12 (33m/s).
It is forecasted to move north by west at speed of 10 km per hour with weakening intensity gradually and likely to get across southern Taiwan entering Taiwan Strait and approaching central and southern coast of Fujian. It is likely to land in the coastal areas from Fuqing to Zhaoan in Fujian tomorrow