Heavy rains and high winds are hitting China’s eastern coastal region from a tropical storm weakening as it nears Shanghai By The Associated Press August 4, 2020, 11:16 AM SOUTH CHINA SEA could be hit by three tropical cyclones this week as tensions in the disputed waters continue to escalate. Yes, there is a rainy season in China.There is also another fun season: typhoon season (台风 - tai feng in Mandarin). Over 17,000 households are still without electricity. China's Central Meteorological Station issued an orange alert and expected Higos to move northwest at a speed of about 20 kilometers per hour and will gradually weaken. Haishen is the record third typhoon to hit South Korea in a two-week period. But the pouring rain, high tides and winds will hit before the typhoon, the agency said. The Shanghai region is so large, densely-populated, and low-lying that if a strong typhoon ever hit the city, there could be great devastation.The Pearl River Delta area is considered by specialists to be in even greater risk of storm surge, flooding and damaging high winds from a typhoon. Waves several metres high hit the coastline as the storm made landfall in Zhejiang province, south of Shanghai. Catanduanes … PUBLISHED: 00:37, Mon, Oct 12, 2020 BEIJING (AP) — Heavy rains and high winds were hitting China’s eastern coastal region Tuesday from a tropical storm weakening as it neared Shanghai. By Manon Dark . Typhoon Higos, the seventh typhoon this year, made landfall on the coast of Zhuhai City, south China's Guangdong Province at around 6:00 a.m. on Wednesday. Okinawa is home to more than half of the roughly 50,000 U.S. troops based in Japan under a … Shocking footage shows the … An aerial shot over Catanduanes shows the damage caused by Super Typhoon Goni (known locally as Rolly) six weeks after it struck on Nov. 1. News Typhoon Haishen lashes South Korea, heads north. In this Sunday, July, 10, 2016 photo released by Xinhua News Agency, a woman clears mud and debris on a street following Typhoon Nepartak hit in Minqing county in southeast China's Fujian province. While typhoons can happen anytime from May to December, the main season in China is July through September and the peak of the storm season is in August. On the average, about 7 or 8 land each year. Hagiput was a typhoon … Typhoons hit China more often than any other country in Asia. Dramatic moment Typhoon Mekkhala tears though a factory building in China as high winds hit the country's southern regions.