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Tropical storm Fung-Wong lashes Taiwan, killing 1

Sep 21, 2014 - 1:55 PM

UPDATED Tropical storm Fung Wong which left 10 dead in the Philippines pounded Taiwan with torrential downpours and powerful winds killing one person and forcing the cancellation of dozens of flights and ferry services


Typhoon Matmo batters Taiwan, five hurt

Jul 23, 2014 - 10:20 AM

The storm s powerful winds tore off roofs and uprooted trees including one in Taipei that crashed into a taxi injuring its driver and a passenger

On July 22, the MODIS instrument aboard NASA's Aqua satellite captured this visible image of Typhoon Matmo approaching Taiwan. NASA Goddard MODIS Rapid Response Team

Taiwan battens down for Typhoon Matmo

Jul 22, 2014 - 12:44 PM

Matmo Henry is the first tropical storm to hit the island this year and is expected to make landfall on the northeast coast early Wednesday

MTSAT image as of 6am 22 July 2014. Image courtesy Project NOAH