Typhoon "Saola" rages in Taiwan, mainland China is preparing for his arrival on Thursday, local media reported.
"Orange" threat level due to typhoon "Saola" was declared in Taiwan last night. According to weather forecasts, heavy rain will fall on almost the entire island, most precipitation falls in the north-eastern Taiwan.
On Tuesday night the wind force at the center of the typhoon reached 33 meters per second. Due to bad weather, local officials expect the danger of landslides, which is why in the remote villages of the island is being evacuated, closed several roads.
If the rain did not subside until Thursday in the capital of the island in Taipei are closed trading on the stock market, suspended work of offices and agencies.
According to Xinhua news agency, according to Chinese meteorologists, "Saola" from Thursday evening to Friday afternoon landfall between the eastern provinces of Fujian and Zhejiang. Around the same period, the typhoon is expected Damrey coast in the provinces of Jiangsu and Shandong, which will bring heavy rain almost the whole eastern China.