|The heading of the typhoon Kujira forecasted by the National Centre for Hydro Meteorological Forecasting. — Photo nchmf.gov.vn
HA NOI (VNS) — The first typhoon of the year, known as Kujira, will replace the prolonged hot weather today, the National Centre for Hydro Meteorological Forecasting said.
The tropical storm was located north of the Hoang Sa (Paracel) Islands at 4am today, with wind speeds of 75km to 90km per hour.
The forecast said by 4am tomorrow, Kujira would be in the area east of Hainan Island in China, with wind speeds of 75km to 90km per hour.
The typhoon will be weaken gradually and become a tropical low pressure phenomenon. By 4am on Wednesday, it will be in the area southeast of Guangxi District in China and will become weaker and weaker. — VNS