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View of Typhoon Nanmadol (14W) Making Landfall Over Philippines

17.8N 120.4E

August 31st, 2011 Category: Tropical Cyclones

Typhoon Nanmadol (14W) - August 27th, 2011

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Track of TD 14W - August 31st, 2011 © Univ. of Wisconsin

Track of TD 14W

Tropical Depression Nanmadol (14W), located approximately 135 nautical miles west-southwest of Taipei, Taiwan, has tracked west-northwestward at 04 knots over the past six hours.

TD 14W is currently inland and is expected to dissipate within 24 hours. The system will be closely monitored for signs of regeneration. Maximum significant wave height is 12 feet.

The animated imagery shows the recent track of the tropical depression, while the main and enhanced images show the system at typhoon strength, making landfall over the Philippines.

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