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Typhoons that are going to affect Xiamen in 2018

Updated: 05 Mar 2018
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In September of 2016, the city was crippled by typhoon Meranti, one of the strongest typhoons to ever hit China.
 
Four to five typhoons or tropical storms are expected to affect Xiamen this year, with zero or one in June, one in July, one or two in August, and one in September, according to experts who attended the first meeting for flood control and drought relief for 2018.

Of those, one typhoon or tropical storm is predicted to have a severe impact on the coastal city.

Meanwhile, four to five storm tides are expected to occur along with the typhoons or tropical storms.

In September of 2016, the city was crippled by typhoon Meranti, one of the strongest typhoons to ever hit China.

Predicted distribution of the typhoons in 2018
 

Month

Number of Typhoons

June

0-1

July

1

August

1-2

September

1

 
SOURCE: WOX Team
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Penny_XM Commented on 15 Mar 2018
Typoon is inevitable in Xiamen.;(
ruxet Commented on 07 Mar 2018
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