The National Meteorological Center earlier in the day also issued an orange alert before the typhoon
today, the CWB said that Typhoon
Lekima is about 440 kilometers east-southeast of Taipei moving northwest at a speed of 19 kilometers per hour (kph).
'The contingency plan will have the resources and the efforts of the RDRRMC members arranged and prepared in the event of a typhoon
,' she said.
The Department of Agriculture (DA) will miss its growth target for this year following the series of typhoons
that hit the country, the agriculture chief said.
However, with the recent typhoon
damages, production may settle around the 10-MMT output level.
The Korea Meteorological Administration issued a typhoon
watch for most southern regions info the country earlier in the day.
Videos posted on social media show winds and rain from the typhoon
sweeping through towns and uprooting trees. Tropical Storm Risk rated the typhoon
category 1 as of Sunday.
In the case of RAF Akrotiri, this falls to the Tornado and Typhoon
fast-jet fighter aircraft which are forward deployed to the base.
Trami, the third western Pacific storm this month achieved Category 5 status while still in the ocean.
Tramiwas located 1,260 kilometers east of Central Luzon outside PAR.
A massive evacuation had been underway earlier as the typhoon
barrelled toward the area.
Summary: 4.3 million residents live in the provinces which are in the Typhoon
Mangkhut's path; many residents moved to 1,742 evacuation centres