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Overall Orange alert Tropical Cyclone for KHANUN-17
in Chinafrom 12 Oct 2017 06:00 UTC to 12:00
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Philippines: NDRRMC Update Sitrep No. 05 re Preparedness Measures and Effects of Tropial Storm "Odette" (I.N. Khanun), as of 8:00AM, 17 October 2017
Tue, 17 Oct 2017 08:47:00 +0200   reliefWeb (en)

I. Situation Overview. 11 October 2017. At 10:00 PM, the Low Pressure Area (LPA) Northeast of Borongon City, Eastern Samar has developed into a Tropical Depression and was named "ODETTE". It has maximum sustained winds of 45kph near the center and gustiness of up to 60 kph. It is forecast to move West Northwest at 26kph.

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Typhoon Khanun makes landfall in south China
Tue, 17 Oct 2017 04:44:00 +0200   xinhuanet_en (en)

Sanitation workers remove a tree blown down by Typhoon Khanun in Zhanjiang, south China 's Guangdong Province, Oct. 16, 2017. Typhoon Khanun, the 20th of the year, made landfall on the country's southern coast at Xuwen County in Zhanjiang City. No casualties were reported until 8 a.m. Monday. (Xinhua/Zhang Ruoxuan) GUANGZHOU, Oct.

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Typhoon Khanun Weakens after Affecting 368,000 in China
Tue, 17 Oct 2017 03:15:00 +0200   laht (en)

BEIJING – Khanun , the 20th typhoon to hit China this year, made landfall on the eastern coast of the country early Monday, with winds of more than 100 kilometers per hour (62 miles per hour), state news agency Xinhua reported. Local meteorological authorities have now reduced the alert level after....

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Typhoon Khanun Makes Landfall in China as South Coast Still on Orange Alert
Mon, 16 Oct 2017 16:53:00 +0200   laht (en)

BEIJING – Typhoon Khanun , the 20th typhoon to hit China this year, made landfall on the eastern coast of the country early Monday, with winds of more than 100 kilometers per hour, Xinhua state news agency reported. The typhoon, for which an orange alert – the second most severe level in a four-tier....

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Vietnam braces for typhoon Khanun after floods kill 72
Mon, 16 Oct 2017 14:28:00 +0200   trust (en)

Last week's floods were the worst in years, with thousands of homes submerged. HANOI, Oct 16 (Reuters) - Vietnam braced for typhoon Khanun on Monday after destructive floods battered the country's north and centre last week, killing 72 people, the disaster prevention agency said.

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Vietnam braces for typhoon Khanun after destructive floods kill 72
Mon, 16 Oct 2017 13:32:00 +0200   timesofoman (en)

Hanoi: Vietnam braced for typhoon Khanun on Monday after destructive floods battered the country's north and centre last week, killing 72 people, the disaster prevention agency said. Last week's floods were the worst in years, the government and state-run Vietnam Television said, with thousands of homes submerged.

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Typhoon Khanun makes landfall in China
Mon, 16 Oct 2017 12:24:00 +0200   thepeninsulaqatar (en)

Beijing, Khanun , the 20th typhoon this year, made landfall on Monday in China 's Guangdong province. According to Guangdong Flood Control and Drought Relief headquarters, by Sunday evening, more than 368,000 people within heavily affected areas in the province had been relocated, 188 scenic spots in....

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Typhoon Khanun to strike Vietnam after 72 killed in last week's floods
Mon, 16 Oct 2017 12:04:00 +0200   express (en)

GETTY 72 people were killed in floods which particularly affected the northern province of Ninh Binh Last week's floods were the worst in years, the government and state-run Vietnam Television said, with thousands of homes submerged. Another 200 houses collapsed and several towns remain cut off by the floodwater.

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Viet Nam: Vietnam braces for typhoon Khanun after floods kill 72
Mon, 16 Oct 2017 11:50:00 +0200   reliefWeb (en)

Last week's floods were the worst in years, with thousands of homes submerged. HANOI, Oct 16 (Reuters) - Vietnam braced for typhoon Khanun on Monday after destructive floods battered the country's north and centre last week, killing 72 people, the disaster prevention agency said.

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Vietnam braces for typhoon Khanun after floods kill 72
Mon, 16 Oct 2017 09:17:00 +0200   geo-tv (en)

HANOI: Vietnam braced for typhoon Khanun on Monday after destructive floods battered the country’s north and center last week, killing 72 people, the disaster prevention agency said. Last week’s floods were the worst in years, the government and state-run Vietnam Television said, with thousands of homes submerged.

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Vietnam braces for typhoon Khanun after floods kill 72
Mon, 16 Oct 2017 08:18:00 +0200   tabnak (en)

Last week’s floods were the worst in years, the government and state-run Vietnam Television said, with thousands of homes submerged. Another 200 houses collapsed and several towns remain cut off by the floodwater. The government has said it is fixing dykes, dams and roads damaged by last week’s....

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Vietnam braces for typhoon Khanun after 72 killed in floods
Mon, 16 Oct 2017 08:07:00 +0200   tert (en)

Vietnam braced for typhoon Khanun on Monday after destructive floods battered the country’s north and center last week, killing 72 people, Reuters reports, citimg the disaster prevention agency. Last week’s floods were the worst in years, the government and state-run Vietnam Television said, with thousands of homes submerged.

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Typhoon Khanun makes landfall in China
Mon, 16 Oct 2017 08:03:00 +0200   business-standard (en)

Khanun , the 20th typhoon this year, made landfall on Monday in China 's Guangdong province. According to Guangdong Flood Control and Drought Relief headquarters, by Sunday evening, more than 368,000 people within heavily affected areas in the province had been relocated, 188 scenic spots in the....

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Typhoon Khanun makes landfall in south China
Mon, 16 Oct 2017 08:02:00 +0200   chinadaily (en)

GUANGZHOU - Khanun , the 20th typhoon this year, made landfall at around 3:25 am Monday in Xuwen county, south China 's Guangdong Province,bring gales of 28 meters per second at its eye, according to local meteorological authorities. Rain started to fall in some cities in Guangdong from Monday....

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Le typhon Khanun touche terre dans le sud de la Chine
Mon, 16 Oct 2017 07:59:00 +0200   french.china.org.cn (fr)

Khanun , le 20e typhon de l'année, a touché terre lundi vers 03h25 dans le district de Xuwen dans la province du Guangdong, accompagné de rafales de vent soufflant à une vitesse de 28 mètres par seconde en son oeil, selon les autorités météorologiques locales.

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Vietnam braces for typhoon Khanun after floods kill 72
Mon, 16 Oct 2017 07:57:00 +0200   channelnewsasia (en)

HANOI: Vietnam braced for typhoon Khanun on Monday (Oct 16) after destructive floods battered the country's north and centre last week, killing 72 people, the disaster prevention agency said. Last week's floods were the worst in years, the government and state-run Vietnam Television said, with thousands of homes submerged.

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Vietnam braces for typhoon Khanun after floods kill 72
Mon, 16 Oct 2017 07:52:00 +0200   financialexpress (en)

Vietnam braced for typhoon Khanun on Monday after destructive floods battered the country’s north and centre last week, killing 72 people, the disaster prevention agency said. Last week’s floods were the worst in years, the government and state-run Vietnam Television said, with thousands of homes submerged.

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Vietnam braces for typhoon Khanun after floods kill 72
Mon, 16 Oct 2017 07:47:00 +0200   expressindia (en)

Vietnam braced for typhoon Khanun on Monday after destructive floods battered the country’s north and centre last week, killing 72 people, the disaster prevention agency said. Last week’s floods were the worst in years, the government and state-run Vietnam Television said, with thousands of homes submerged.

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CHINA TYPHOON - Typhoon Khanun makes landfall in China as south coast still on orange alert
Mon, 16 Oct 2017 07:21:00 +0200   efe (en)

Typhoon Khanun , the 20th typhoon to hit China this year, made landfall on the eastern coast of the country early Monday, with winds of more than 100 kilometers per hour, Xinhua state news agency reported. The typhoon, for which an orange alert - the second most severe level in a four-tier....

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Vietnam braces for typhoon Khanun after floods kill 72
Mon, 16 Oct 2017 07:21:00 +0200   reuters-in (en)

HANOI (Reuters) - Vietnam braced for typhoon Khanun on Monday after destructive floods battered the country’s north and center last week, killing 72 people, the disaster prevention agency said. Last week’s floods were the worst in years, the government and state-run Vietnam Television said, with thousands of homes submerged.

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