Super Typhoon Meranti Slams Taiwan and China

Posted by on Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Super Typhoon Meranti is targeting Taiwan and mainland China.

The storm was bearing down on southern Taiwan early Wednesday morning, bringing heavy rain and damaging winds.

Meranti was equivalent to a Category 5 storm with winds at 295 km/h and gusts up to 360 km/h.

The storm is the strongest typhoon since Super Typhoon Haiyan devastated the Philippines in 2013.

The storm will bring strong winds that can cause total devastation and heavy rainfall of over 500 mm of rain to central Taiwan.

The Team

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