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Tropical depression forecast to enter Northern region

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A low-pressure zone has just formed off the East Sea and is expected to become a tropical depression, make landfall in the Northern region triggering torrential downpours.
Following the National Center for Hydrology Meteorology Forecasting, the low-pressure zone was centered at around 16.7-17.7 degrees north latitude and 113.2-114.2 degrees east longitude in the northeastern territorial waters of the Paracel Islands at 7 a.m. on June 11. 

In the next 24 hours, the dangerous system is expected to travel the west-northwestward at a maximum –hourly speed of 15 kilometers, and to turn into a tropical depression.

By 7 a.m. tomorrow, the eyes of tropical depression will be located at around 18.5 degrees north latitude and 110.5 degrees east longitude in the southeastern Hainan Island (China) with a blustery speed of up to 60 kilometers an hour. 

Tropical depression forecast to enter Northern region  ảnh 1 Tropical low-pressure zone will develop into the tropical depression. (Photo: National Center for Hydrology Meteorology Forecasting)
All vessels are likely to be in dangerous condition near the tropical cyclone and whirlwinds. 
In the next 24-48 hours, the tropical low-pressure system will enter the Gulf of Tonkin. It is expected that the tropical depression will result in a heavy rainy wave over the Northern, North-Central and Mid-Central regions on the large scale. 


By Van Phuc- Translated by Huyen Huong

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