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Typhoon Nanmadol to hit Taiwan Monday

08-29-2011 09:29 BJT

Taipei is shrouded by dark clouds on Aug 28, 2011. Typhoon Nanmadol was located 70 km
southeast of the southernmost tip of Taiwan at 6 pm Sunday and was moving north at a speed
of 12 to 8 km per hour. It was expected to make landfall in Taiwan Monday, Taiwan's local
weather bureau said. Taiwan authorities issued land and sea warnings Sunday afternoon and
thousands of people have been evacuated. [Photo/Xinhua]

Taipei is shrouded by dark clouds on Aug 28, 2011 as Nanmadol nears.[Photo/Xinhua]

People under a shelter amid rain in Ilan, Taiwan, Aug 28, 2011.[Photo/Xinhua]

A car drives on a costal road amid rainstorm in Ilan, Taiwan, Aug 28, 2011.[Photo/Xinhua]

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