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Friday 22 September 2023 Dublin: 10°C

# Typhoon

This year
Tens of thousands of people evacuated from Beijing as typhoon hits
Typhoon Doksuri lashed China’s capital with heavy rain today.
Hundreds of thousands evacuated in China and Vietnam as Typhoon Talim makes landfall
Talim “might be one of the biggest to hit the Gulf of Tonkin in recent years”, Vietnam’s top disaster response committee said.
Last year
Powerful typhoon leaves five rescuers dead in north Philippines
More than 50,000 people were taken to emergency shelters in the main Luzon region.
Deadly typhoon strikes Japan as hurricane leaves Puerto Rico without power
A man was found dead in his car in Japan early today.
Powerful typhoon pounds southern Japan
Typhoon Nanmadol is forecast to turn east and reach Tokyo on Tuesday.
Typhoon Muifa makes landfall for second time in China after causing flight cancellations
Gale force winds and heavy rains are forecast along China’s eastern seaboard until tomorrow.
All time
Philippines typhoon death toll rises to 388
Typhoon Rai struck the south and centre of the Asian nation on 16 and 17 December.
Death toll hits 375 after Philippines typhoon
The toll is likely to rise as agencies assessed the full extent of the storm’s aftermath.
39 people dead after typhoon causes widespread flooding in Philippines
More than 100,000 people had been rescued from the rising waters.
Residents flee as typhoon leaves three dead in north-eastern Philippines
Typhoon Vamco passed north of Manila between Bulacan and Pampanga provinces.
Typhoon Vongfong hits Philippines as country battles coronavirus
The storm hit as tens of millions of Filipinos are hunkered down at home.
Death toll from Christmas Day typhoon in Philippines rises to 28
At least 12 people are still listed as missing.
Death toll rises to 20 in Christmas Day typhoon in Philippines
With communications down, it’s not yet possible to assess the full extent of the damage.
Japan continues non-stop search for typhoon survivors as death toll hits 74
Hagibis slammed into Japan on Saturday, unleashing fierce winds and unprecedented rain.
Typhoon Hagibis: Japan's wettest storm in decades makes landfall
The storm has weakened but was still packing gusts of wind up to 216 km/h.
Ireland set for Fukuoka on Saturday as Hagibis forecasted to veer north
Simon Easterby reports there has been ‘a real edge’ to Ireland’s training this week.
Ireland to go 'fully in' with XV selection as Samoa clash sure to go ahead
World Rugby is intent on the fixture taking place this weekend.
A million people urged to evacuate as Typhoon Jebi brings winds of up to 215 kilometres an hour to Japan
The typhoon swept a tanker into a bridge and partially flooded an airport.
Japan braces for 'very strong' typhoon as authorities warn of floods and landslides
Typhoon Jebi is expected to make landfall on the country’s main island on Tuesday
You thought Brian was bad....a super typhoon is about to hit Japan
Gusts have already been measured as being at over 250 km/h.
Mass evacuation underway as Philippines braces itself for Christmas Day typhoon
The national weather service has warned of potentially deadly two-metre waves along the coast, as well as landslides and flash floods from heavy rains.
In Photos: Monsoon downpours intensify following Typhoon Nepartak
More than 15,400 people have been evacuated from 14 counties and cities.
Teenage boy crushed to death as typhoon in Philippines forces thousands to flee
At least eight people have been reported missing.
Three people killed and two 8-year-old children missing as massive floods destroy homes
Dozens of people were trapped in buildings.
PHOTOS: Mother and daughter swept out to sea by powerful typhoon
Torrential rain and high wind of up to 147 miles per hour battered the island.
Almost a million people have been evacuated from China's east coast
Typhoon Chan-hom has made landfall.
Typhoon Hagupit makes landfall in the Philippines
The evacuation has been stepped up by authorities.
Millions evacuated as the Philippines braces for another powerful typhoon
“Everyone here is gripped with fear.”
Astronauts take photos of storm causing devastation in Japan
Astronauts aboard the International Space Station have posted photos of Typhoon Neoguri
Two dead as typhoon bears down on Japanese mainland
Officials said Neoguri would bring torrential rain and warned of the risk of flooding and landslides, after the storm.
Japan braced for potentially deadly Typhoon Neoguri
There are warnings of landslides and massive damage from the huge storm.
Irish non-profit staff help save Filipino typhoon victims
300 people were taken from a ferry in the Philippines, with the help of Irish aid volunteers.
"If tourists choose not to come then Malapascua will slowly go back into the dark ages"
Eight weeks on from Typhoon Haiyan, Irish dive-school owner David Joyce says holidaymakers shouldn’t be deterred from booking a trip to the Philippines…
'Cash, not second-hand clothes please,' Irish NGOs appeal to donors
Aid agencies say transportation of second hand goods can sometimes mean essential supplies don’t make it to where they’re needed.
Plane filled with aid from "generous" Irish leaves for Philippines
The aid is being sent by GOAL on a special Aer Lingus flight to the stricken country.
The heartbreaking tale of the babies of Typhoon Haiyan
In Tacloban, babies continue to arrive and are the most vulnerable to the region’s problems.
'That dive guide is now homeless. So is the waitress who made your mango shakes and chatted about her kids'
An Irish scuba resort owner on a tiny Filipino island is raising funds that go directly to stricken communities in the area, which he says has been ‘flattened’.
GOAL labels international response to Typhoon Haiyan a disgrace
CEO of GOAL, Barry Andrews said the international effort to respond to the Typhoon Haiyan disaster in the Philippines is completely inadequate.
Seven days on, Philippines remains chaotic as death toll is disputed
The UN says at least 4,460 people died after the super typhoon but the government says the figure is 2,360.
"Not proportionate": GOAL calls on Government to increase funding for Philippines
The NGO is calling for an increase to the €1 million already committed.