Honolulu, Hawaii 2021-09-11 14:40:00 –
Taipei, Taiwan >> Today, airline flights, ferries and trains have been canceled as typhoon Chantu barks at Taiwan and authorities warn of strong winds and heavy rains along the island’s south and east coasts. ..
The center of Chantu was predicted to pass the east coast of Taiwan on Sunday, but the end should rain on land, the Central Wealth Bureau announced.
According to the CWB, Chantu is southeast of Taiwan’s southern tip and has traveled north with winds of 173 km / h (108 mph) and gusts of up to 209 km / h (130 mph).
Previously, a storm struck the northeastern coast of Luzon Island in the Philippines, but no floods or damage was reported.
A typhoon warning was issued on Friday in southern Taiwan.
Dozens of domestic and international flights have been canceled, according to the Central News Agency. Forty-six ferries to Matsu Island and other remote islands have been canceled, and some trains in southern Taiwan have been suspended.
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