Details of Disaster Information

Taiwan, Province Of China : Typhoon : 2016/07/07
GLIDE: TC-2016-000067-TWN 
Satellite Images (Sentinel Asia): ERNARL000013 DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2016/07/07
Taiwan, Province Of China
Name Typhoon
Outline Thousands of tourists have been evacuated from offshore islands ahead of category five Typhoon Nepartak in Taiwan.

Human Impact Physical Impact Others

Related Links
  • UNOCHA 2016/07/11
    Three people were reportedly killed and nearly 17,400 people were evacuated as a result of the storm, which caused storm surges and widespread damage to buildings and infrastructure.
  • Reuters 2016/07/08
    Super typhoon Nepartak hit eastern Taiwan early on Friday, 8 July 2016 driving thousands of people from their homes, disrupting power supply and forcing the cancellation of more than 500 flights. One death and 66 injuries were reported.
  • BBC 2016/07/07
    The super typhoon packed winds of up to 263km (163 miles) an hour, some 780km south-east of Hualien city on 6 July 2016, officials said. They also warned of the risk of flooding and mudslides as high winds and lashing rains were expected.
Geographycal Data Information
  • ECHO 2016/07/08
    Taiwan, China - Tropical Cyclone Nepartak - ECHO Daily Map | 08/07/2016
  • ECHO 2016/07/06
    Taiwan, Japan, Philippines – Tropical Cyclone Nepartak - ECHO Daily Map | 06/07/2016
  • Digital Typhoon
    Typhoon 201601 (NEPARTAK)