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Typhoon Rammasun made landfall in Hainan China, it is now a Super Typhoon!

China’s National Meteorological Center said Rammasun was on course to hit Hainan island and Guangdong province late in the afternoon. The outer bands from the storm lashed Hong Kong overnight with heavy rain and powerful winds however the city was spared a direct hit because the typhoon veered west towards Hainan.

Packing winds Friday morning of up to 198 kilometers (123 miles) an hour, the super typhoon was anticipated to bring torrential rains, the NMC stated. China’s official news agency Xinhua stated Rammasun was expected to become the strongest typhoon to hit Hainan in 40 years.

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Typhoon Glenda, Rammasun “God of Thunder” Update

Packing turbulent winds of up to 185 kph, Typhoon Glenda (Rammasun) battered Bicol along with the southern Tagalog area Tuesday and lashed by way of Metro Manila along with the provinces of Bataan and Zambales on Wednesday just before churning its way out to the West Philippine Sea. The storm remaining a swathe of destruction in its wake.

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