Taiwan and China are waiting for the arrival of a powerful typhoon Soulik

July 12, 2013. Taiwan prepares for strong typhoon Soulik. Wind speed in the central part sometimes exceeds 200 kilometers per hour. Friday morning, the epicenter of the typhoon was located approximately four hundred kilometers to the south-east of the island's capital of Taipei.

It is expected that the impact of disaster on the night of Saturday to be most likely to suffer the north of Taiwan.

On Friday here on the orders of the authorities have closed schools and administrative offices. Private large and small business itself, as it may, is preparing for the arrival of the typhoon.

Dan Young, fisherwoman, "We are preparing for the typhoon, took the day off and tie things. What else can you do in the face of a typhoon? If all of our gear will blow the wind, as we work. "

Following the Taiwan typhoon Soulik threatened to attack the mainland. The authorities have already called on all ships call at the port. National Center for weather forecasts of China announced the highest "red" level of danger in the coastal areas of the southern part of the East China Sea. Forecasters expect the wave height is 8.10 meters to reach near the islands and 4-7 meters of the coast of the mainland.

Source: Euronews

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