Super Typhoon “Noru” (Karding) makes landfall in Luzon, Philippines

Super Typhoon “Noru” (Karding) makes landfall in Luzon, Philippines

Typhoon “Noru” – known as Karding in the Philippines – intensified into a super typhoon at 00:00 UTC on September 25, 2022, prompting PAGASA to raise Signal number 5 for the first time ever since Typhoon “Goni” (Rolly) in 2020. Noru made landfall in Burdeos, Polillo Islands, Quezon Province at 09:30 UTC on September 25 (17:30 LT).

Tropical Storm “Noru” (Karding) intensifying, landfall expected in Luzon, Philippines

Tropical Storm “Noru” (Karding) intensifying, landfall expected in Luzon, Philippines

Tropical Storm “Noru” – known as Karding in the Philippines – formed east of the Philippines on September 22 as the 16th named storm of the 2022 Pacific typhoon season. The storm is moving WSW at 25 km/h (15 mph) and is expected to make landfall along the east coast of Aurora or the northern portion of Quezon, Luzon on September 25.

Nanmadol hits Kyushu as 4th strongest typhoon in the recorded history of Japan

Nanmadol hits Kyushu as 4th strongest typhoon in the recorded history of Japan

Typhoon “Nanmadol” made landfall in Kyushu, Japan on September 18, 2022, with maximum sustained winds of 175 km/h (110 mph) and a central pressure of 935 hPa – making it the 4th strongest typhoon on record to make landfall in Japan. Historical records there date back to 1951.

Super Typhoon “Nanmadol” strengthening, forecast to slam into Kyushu, Japan

Super Typhoon “Nanmadol” strengthening, forecast to slam into Kyushu, Japan

Nanmadol formed on September 13, 2022, as the 14th named storm of the 2022 Pacific typhoon season, strengthened to a typhoon on September 15, and reached super typhoon status on September 16. The system is still strengthening and is expected to reach Kyushu, Japan by September 18.

China issues red alert as Typhoon “Muifa” nears Shanghai

China issues red alert as Typhoon “Muifa” nears Shanghai

China’s national observatory issued a red alert, the most severe warning level, on Wednesday, September 14, 2022, as Typhoon Muifa is expected to make landfall twice later in the day-the first in coastal areas between Sanmen County and Zhoushan City in Zhejiang Province around nightfall, and the second in coastal areas between Jiaxing City in Zhejiang Province and Shanghai’s Pudong District on Wednesday evening, with maximum 1-minute sustained winds of 130 km/h (80 mph).

Typhoon “Muifa” to make landfall near Shanghai, China

Typhoon “Muifa” to make landfall near Shanghai, China

Typhoon “Muifa” has continued moving NW over the East China Sea, toward the coast of eastern China over the past 24 hours. The typhoon is expected to make landfall in Zhejiang Province, China on September 14, 2022, and pass over or very close to Shanghai – the most populated city in the world.