Pacific typhoon season Current Affairs, GK & News

Typhoon Haikui hits East Coast of China

Typhoon Haikui hit the east coast of China. The other two typhoons which hit China were Damrey and Saola. A severe typhoon generally has continuous maximum wind speed of b/w 150 and 184 km/h (93 and 114 mph). A typhoon has maximum sustained winds of b/w 118 and 149 km/h (73 and 93 mph).

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Western Japan hit by Typhoon “Talas”

Typhoon Talas slammed into western Japan, bringing heavy rains and fierce winds Talas made landfall on the island of Shikoku. Typhoon Talas (2011) A Part of the 2011 Pacific typhoon season Formed:August 23, 2011 Dissipated:September 5, 2011 Highest winds 10-minute sustained:120 km/h (75 mph) 1-minute sustained:100 km/h (65 mph) Lowest pressure 965 mbar (hPa; 28.5 ..

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