Category 4 Typhoon Neoguri aims Okinawa and Japan

Typhoon Neoguri (Florita), the second typhoon of the 2014 Western Pacific season, is on the way to become an extremely dangerous cyclone as it moves northwest over the warm open waters of the western Pacific. Category 4 Typhoon Neoguri is rapidly intensifying and will likely become a super typhoon. Neoguri is the strongest tropical cyclone this year in the Western Pacific basin. Tropical Storm Neoguri (TW 08W) became Typhoon Neoguri on July 4, 2014. By July 5, the system rapidly intensified into a Category 4 typhoon, reaching wind speed of 210 km/h (130 mph). Currently, Category 4 Typhoon is tracking toward Okinawa and parts of Japan and East Asia. Maximum recorded wind speed on July 5, 2014 was 265 km/h (165 mph).MTSAT IR satellite image of… »

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