July 12, 2013. Taiwan prepares for strong typhoon Soulik. Wind speed in the central part of sometimes more than 200 kilometers per hour. Friday morning the epicenter of the typhoon was located approximately four hundred kilometers to the south-east of the island’s capital of Taipei.
It is expected that when disaster strikes on the night of Saturday, more than others may suffer the north of Taiwan.
On Friday here by the authorities have closed schools and administrative offices. Private large and small business itself, as it may, is preparing for the arrival of the typhoon.
Dan Young, fisherman: «We are preparing for a typhoon, took off and tie things. What else can you do in the face of a typhoon? If all of our gear will blow the wind, as we work. «
Following the Taiwan typhoon Soulik threatens to attack the mainland. The authorities have already called for all ships call at the port. National Center for weather forecasts of China announced the highest «red» level of danger in the coastal areas of the southern part of the East China Sea. Forecasters expect the wave height is reached 8-10 meters near the islands and 4-7 meters on the coast of the mainland.