Typhoon Krosa strikes China and Taiwan

China and Taiwan have been hit by Typhoon Krosa, a powerful storm with initial winds of 126km/hr and reaching up to 185km/hr in parts of Taiwan. Airline flights have been cancelled, schools closed and on China’s SE coast up to a million people have been evacuated from their homes. For more details of how typhoons form see this animated guide from the BBC.

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