As the United States braces for Hurricane Florence, people in southern China are closely watching the forecast track of Super Typhoon Mangkhut. Over open ocean, the storm strengthened rapidly and reached the equivalent of Category-4 on the Saffir-Simpson scale on Tuesday….

Read the full article at the publisher’s site: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/09/mankhut-typhoon-hong-kong-sight-180911112021300.html

You may also be interested in reading our travel advice post for visitors in the path of Super Typhoon Mangkhut: Travel Advice: Super Typhoon Mangkhut heading for Philippines, Hong Kong, Taiwan, China – advice and information

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