Details of Disaster Information

Viet Nam : Typhoon : 2005/11/02
GLIDE: TC-2005-000186-VNM  DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2005/11/02
Viet Nam
Name Typhoon
Outline A powerful typhoon Kai-Tak has hit central Vietnam, killing at least 18 people in provinces on the coast.

Human Impact Physical Impact Others

Related Links
  • Reuters AlertNet 2005/11/03
    Powerful typhoon Kai-Tak killed 20 people in Vietnam's central region and a Filipino swept away at a gold mine is still missing, officials said on Thursday.
  • BBC NEWS 2005/11/03
    At least 18 people have been killed in Vietnam as Typhoon Kai Tak hit central areas of the country.
  • Reuters AlertNet 2005/11/02
    At least eight people drowned in central Vietnam as a powerful typhoon moving parallel to the coast dumped heavy rains on a region where bad weather has killed nearly 30 people in the past two weeks.