Philippines, China, Vietnam - Tropical Cyclone DOKSURI (GDACS, JTWC, PAGASA, JMA, Local media) (ECHO Daily Flash of 13 September 2017)

  • Tropical Cyclone DOKSURI continued moving west over Luzon as a tropical depression. It reached the South China Sea and continued moving west, strengthening. On 13 September at 0.00 UTC it was located 800 km from Hainan (China).

  • Over the next 24 hours, it is forecast to strengthen and pass south of Hainan province. It may reach central-northern Vietnam as a typhoon.

  • According to local media, as of 13 September at 6.30 UTC, the death toll in the Philippines has now reached four people. In addition, six people have gone missing.