Typhoon NEPARTAK now "super" category en route to Taiwan and China

Typhoon NEPARTAK is now classified as a “super typhoon” with winds gusting to 280 km/hr. The storm is expected to reach Taiwan in the next 24 hours and China's mainland in 36 hours. Travel advisories remain in place for the cities of Kao-hsiung, T'aichung, Taipei, Putian, Quanzhou, and Fuzhou.

Advice For Travellers

Travellers can expect heavy rain, exceptionally strong winds and travel disruptions. Travellers should be cautious and monitor emergency advisories where available.