Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:
In the Atlantic Ocean: Tropical Depression Rene is located about 440 mi…710 km wnw of the Cabo Verde islands with maximum sustained winds…35 mph…55 km/h. Present movement…wnw or 285 degrees at 14 mph…22 km/h.
Tropical Storm Paulette is located about 1440 mi…2315 km wnw of the Cabo Verde islands and about 1145 mi…1845 km e of the northern Leeward islands with maximum sustained winds…60 mph…95 km/h. Present movement…w or 280 degrees at 8 mph…13 km/h.
China – Floods have stricken northeast China as typhoon-induced rainfall lashed the region, according to the Ministry of Water Resources on Tuesday. A total of 23 rivers have seen floods running above the warning level, among which five saw water levels breach the guaranteed level. There may be more floods as torrential rains are expected in parts of Liaoning, Jilin and Heilongjiang over the next three days.