Location: Southern, Eastern, and Central Taiwan
Event: Typhoon Koinu is currently forecast to impact Taiwan. Taiwan’s Central Weather Administration (CWA) expects the typhoon to make landfall overnight. The typhoon poses risks and potential damage from both high winds and torrential downpours. Expect heavy rainfall, high winds, dangerous storm tides, and possible flooding to occur.
Actions to take:
· Monitor the local news for updates.
· Seek secure shelter.
AIT Taipei Office
Phone (02) 2162-2000
AIT Kaohsiung Office
Phone (07) 335-5006
State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
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