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A large-scale closed circulation atmospheric system that develops above the western Pacific Ocean with low barometric pressure and strong winds—64+ knots/hour—that rotate clockwise in the southern hemisphere and counter-clockwise in the northern hemisphere
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The Typhoon ActionCam is designed to extend Yuneec's advanced camera technology from the sky to the ground.
The typhoon will bring gales to coastal regions of Fujian Province and Taiwan in the next two days.
Atmosphere-ocean interactions that weren't important during the last few decades could become more prominent in a warmed world and reduce typhoon intensity, he says.
The latest storm, named Hagupit by the international community and Ruby in the Philippines, was almost as powerful as Typhoon Haiyan as it bore down on the islands.
Images on TV showed typhoon victims walking aimlessly on the roads, some with placards written: "We need food.
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Coverage: Insured amount predetermined in the contract shall be paid to the insured when the center of a typhoon has passed through the predetermined area of coverage.
The Hawker Typhoon, nicknamed Tiffy, was one of the most effective fighter bombers during the Second World War.
Why are the occurrences of automobile theft and typhoon incidents correlated?
Merchant said: "I am deeply saddened by the suffering of the typhoon victims and pray for their safety and well-being.
The NMEFC said 8 to 10-meter waves will appear near the center of the typhoon, making the South China Sea situation severe for shipping.
TEHRAN (FNA)- At least 13 people, including some children, were killed as Typhoon Nari hit the Northern Philippines on Saturday.