Vongfong

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Timeline Of The 2008 Pacific Typhoon Season - Timeline - August - Tropical Depressions
... Depression 12W has intensified into a tropical storm and names it as Vongfong. 0600 UTC — The JMA reports that Tropical Storm Vongfong has intensified into a severe tropical storm, as it reaches its 10-minute sustained peak winds of 95 km/h (60 mph). 1800 UTC — The JTWC reports that Tropical Storm Vongfong has weakened into an extratropical low ...
2008 Pacific Typhoon Season - Storms - Severe Tropical Storm Vongfong
... moved closer to Japan the JMA upgraded the depression to Tropical Storm Vongfong, the JTWC also upgraded Vongfong to a tropical storm around the same time ... As Vongfong brushed by Japan, heavy rains triggered flood which killed one person ...
Tropical Storm Vongfong (2008) - Meteorological History
... Later that day the JMA upgraded the depression to a tropical storm, and assigned the name Vongfong to the storm ... The Joint Typhoon Warning Center then reported that Vongfong had reached its peak winds of 50 knots (60 mph, 95 km/h) whilst it was located approximately 390 ... The JMA also then reported that it Vongfong had reached its operational peak winds of 40 knots (45 mph 75 km/h ) however this was later revised in its best track when the JMA upgraded Vongfong peak ...
Tropical Storm Vongfong (2008) - Impact and Naming
... As Vongfong brushed by Japan, heavy rains triggered flood which killed one person ... The name "Vongfong" was one of the 10 original names submitted by Macau to the WMO's Typhoon Committee for use from January 1, 2000 ... Vongfong was last used in the 2002 Pacific typhoon season and is the Macau word for wasp ...