Landslides claimed many victims in Baguio city. Utor later skirted the northern coast of Luzon and entered the South China Sea in the evening of Wednesday, 4 July. Closed Captioning and Described Video is available for many CBC shows offered on CBC Gem. 2001 16:43(UTC) In Hong Kong the Standby Signal No. 2001/08/12 (HONG KONG, 12 August 2001) - The combined effects of Typhoon Utor and the Cathay Pacific pilot's industrial action saw passenger numbers drop slightly at Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) in July, according to the Airport Authority's (AA) latest monthly statistics. Utor edged further towards the coast of Guangdong on July 5 and brought thundery showers to Hong Kong. 1 was hoisted at 5:45 p.m. on 4 July. TYPHOON UTOR NEAR HONG KONG IN JULY 2001 S.Y. Typhoon Utor, known in the Philippines as Typhoon Labuyo, was the 15th depression and the 2nd typhoon in the 2013 typhoon season. In experiment 5 (EX5), Utor’s wind is used, whereas in experiment 6 (EX6), Utor’s propagation speed is artificially slowed (see below). The reading at Quarry Bay is the highest sea level recorded in Victoria Harbour since Typhoon Wanda in 1962. July 5, 2001 / 8:48 PM / CBS There are more deaths in Asia, in the aftermath of a killer typhoon. The toll caused by Typhoon Utor which hit Northern Luzon early July, A rainfall distribution map is attached. Thursday, 5 July, 2001, 12:44 GMT 13:44 UK Typhoon Utor claims 40 lives. I notice on the HKG flight arrival and departures that operations are running pretty well. July 6, northern Philippines, Taiwan, southern China: Typhoon Utor, one of the worst storms to hit the area in years, left more than 160 dead (121 in the Philippines, 46 in China, and 1 in Taiwan). CBC's Journalistic Standards and Practices. 8 at 10:45 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. respectively on Thursday, 5 July. The third example is the formation of Typhoon Utor. Detalied Best Track (Time Zone = UTC) Year The weather of July 2001 was wetter and cooler than usual. Thursday, 5 July, 2001, 12:44 GMT 13:44 UK Typhoon Utor claims 40 lives. However, its remnant will continue to bring heavy rain to Hong Kong tomorrow (7 July). Typhoon Utor hits Taiwan on its way towards mainland China. Typhoon Utor (06 JUL 2001) Utor formed as a tropical depression over the western Pacific on Sunday, 1 July. According to records of the Observatory, there were a total of 13 occasions in which the sea level at Quarry Bay was higher than 3 metres since 1947. Almost everything was in place when last updated in 2007. NOAA Tropical Storm Track Trami. As it approached the coast of Guangdong, it slowed down to a speed of about 20 kilometres per hour and weakened into a severe tropical storm. Situation 1. It was a faster typhoon however (U < 8 m s −1) during 5–6 July 2001, and the maximum SST drop was about 3.8°C; it therefore belongs to Bender et al.’s medium-speed category storm. INTRODUCTION The Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) at Chek Lap Kok (CLK) came into operation on 6 July 1998. 2001 Region : North Western Pacific Maximum Sustained Winds : 80kt ( Category 1 ) Number of TRMM Observation : 11 . Following is a summary of the latest damage assessment report on the effects of Typhoon Utor from the Philippine National Disaster Coordinating Council (NDCC) as of 11 July 2001 provided by the UN Resident Coordinator's Office in Manila. Typhoon Utor lashed southern Taiwan early today, hours after it battered the northern Philippines with winds up to 105 mph and heavy rains that reportedly left 23 people dead. The Amber Rainstorm Warning was issued at 12:30 p.m. and the Landslip Warning was issued at 6:00 p.m. After making landfall over Luzon late on August 11, the typhoon … Philippines - Typhoon Utor 6 July 2001 General Situation 1. Typhoon Utor hits Taiwan on its way towards mainland China. 1 was hoisted at 5:45 p.m. on 4 July. In Hong Kong the Standby Signal No. Cathay Pacific | Marco Polo Club - Typhoon Utor expected to hit HK by Tue 13 Aug - Here is the latest track for you watching the storm looking better now and for this evenings flights still looking good. Utor will continue to weaken as it moves across Guangdong. Even in a weakened state tropical storm Utor continued to wreak damage across southern China, killing three people, wiping out thousands of homes and … Typhoon Utor then moved steadily northwestwards towards the coast of Guangdong at a fast speed of 35 kilometres per hour. Typhoon signal level one has been declared in Hong Kong. All flight operations had returned to normal by this afternoon, with the … NOAA Tropical Storm Track Trami. Obviously anything 2001 - 06 Jul. Description: Viewing the precipitation data along the satellite ground track, looking northeast. Founded in 2015, Hong Kong Free Press is a non-profit, English-language newspaper – run by journalists and completely independent. Lau and C.M. From the time the Standby Signal No. Typhoon UTOR(06W) T0104. Shun Hong Kong Observatory, Hong Kong 1. BBC News 2001/07/04 Taiwan is gearing up for the full impact of a typhoon that has killed at least 15 people in the Philippines and left eight others missing. Track Chart ( JPEG, 500x500, 100KB ) Period : 01 Jul. 2. The Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on NASA's Aqua satellite captured the infrared (IR) image taken a few minutes before the CloudSat overpass (the blue line A-> B on Figures 1, … Winds have been measured at 120 km/h as Utor spins across the South China Sea. Thanks to Shek Lam and Leo Wong for providing these recordings on Typhoon Utor issued by Hong Kong Observatory and broadcast from Commercial Radio Hong Kong. PR/VIRS Image: TMI Image: Observation Area : Date/Time : 01 Jul. Bands 2,2,1 in R,G,B : Inundation map based upon April 11, 2001 Modis 250 data. LESS THAN ONE YEAR after its late September 2000 commissioning, a typhoon has shut down the 70MW Bakun run-of-river project in Luzon, northern Philippines. Utor brought widespread squally rainstorms to Hong Kong. This typhoon will pass close to or hit Taiwan on the 5th July with destructive winds gusting to 240 kph (150 mph) I will be intercepting this event in southern Taiwan and live updates and photographs will be posted on this site where possible. http://www.weather.gov.hk/wxinfo/currwx/flw.htm (local weather forecast), http://www.weather.gov.hk/wxinfo/currwx/f5d.htm (5-day forecast). It is located to the north of Lantau Island, a mountainous island with peaks rising to between 700 and 950 m above July 04 2001 1550 GMT Typhoon Utor is at this stage tracking towards Hong Kong and China with winds gusting to 195kph (120mph) I am in Kowloon, Hong Kong now awaiting the arrival of Typhoon Utor. For the latest weather forecast, please refer to the following web sites: http://www.weather.gov.hk/wxinfo/currwx/flw.htm (local weather forecast),and. Typhoon 2001 is a complete remake of Tempest 2000, which was originally created by Jeff "Yak" Minter as a remake of the arcade-game Tempest, which was in turn created by Dave Theurer. China + 1 other . Weakened by its encounter with the Philippines, Utor emerged over the South China Sea as a Category 2 storm. An air-sea model system (MM5 and Princeton Ocean Model (POM)) was built to simulate meteorological dynamics and ocean circulation in the South China Sea (SCS). July 03 2001 0930 GMT Typhoon Utor intensifies west of the Phillipines and tracks towards Taiwan and China. The Hong Kong Observatory hoisted the Tropical Cyclone Signal No. This data from TRMM was taken at about 6:45 UTC on July 5, 2001. Utor later skirted the northern coast of Luzon and entered the South China Sea in the evening of Wednesday, 4 July. CNN News 2001/07/04 Taiwan is issuing warnings of heavy rains and strong winds as Typhoon Utor approaches the island leaving behind a trail of death and devastation in the Philippines. High winds and landslides leveled houses and knocked out roads and bridges. Typhoon Utor struck the Philippines on December 9, 2006. Typhoon Utor is heading towards Hong Kong after ripping through the northern Philippines and brushing by Taiwan, killing at least 40 people. Earlier, Typhoon Utor lashed southern Taiwan and the northern Philippines, driving thousands from their homes and triggering mudslides. Box 500 Station A Toronto, ON Canada, M5W 1E6. Max wind speed 150km/h. Hong Kong officials have issued land and sea warnings, advising businesses to secure scaffolding at building sites and ordering fishermen to take their boats to shelter. http://www.weather.gov.hk/wxinfo/currwx/f5d.htm (5-day forecast). The accumulated rainfall since January 1 amounted to 2 150.0 millimetres, 63 per cent above the normal figure of 1 316.0 millimetres for the same period and ranked the third highest for the period. A severe typhoon Utor, occurring between July 3 and 8, 2001, brought heavy rainfall, strong wind and storm surge. A clear Rossby wave train was discerned in the wake of Durian on 30 June. In the … 1 was hoisted to 8 p.m. today, 100 to 200 millimetres of rainfall were recorded in most places locally. 3 and No. Philippines: Typhoon Utor - Jul 2001. Coupled with the astronomical high tide occurring this morning, high sea level resulted in the inundation of low-lying coastal areas this morning. Audience Relations, CBC P.O. Utor formed as a tropical depression over the western Pacific on Sunday, 1 July. Typhoon Utor is heading towards Hong Kong after ripping through the northern Philippines and brushing by Taiwan, killing at least 40 people. Isosurfaces are: Yellow=0.5 inches/hour, Green=1.0 inches/hour, Red=2.0 inches/hour on rainfall rates. In the middle of February, a tropical depression moved across the Philippines. DFO-2001-061 Southern China - Typhoon Utor Satellite Image Map and Inundation Map of Nanning area on Yu River Guangxi Province, China Modis 250 image of the Yu River near Nanning on July 11, 2001. Typhoon Utor has now claimed 37 lives in the northern Philippines and southern Taiwan, and it's still raging. At its strongest, Utor was a Category 4 super typhoon, with estimated winds of 130 knots (240 km/hr or 150 miles/hr). Government officials say at least 112 people have been killed in the Philippines by Typhoon Utor. Developing into a tropical storm on August 9, Utor soon underwent explosive intensification and became a typhoon within a half of day. It is a priority for CBC to create a website that is accessible to all Canadians including people with visual, hearing, motor and cognitive challenges. Earlier, Typhoon Utor lashed southern Taiwan and the northern Philippines, driving thousands from their homes and triggering mudslides. 2001/07/08. 2. Utor weakened further after making landfall, but tracked generally westwards skirting Hong Kong within 100 kilometres to the north. Yet another typhoon, this one named Durian, has hit Vietnam, creating floods that have killed 22 people. abnormal sea level rise above normal astronomical tides) to Hong Kong. Homes have been flooded and buried in mudslides and people have been washed out to sea in the path of the typhoon. The high winds and low pressure of Utor also brought storm surge (i.e. Posted: Jul 05, 2001 5:34 PM ET | Last Updated: July 5, 2001 Typhoon Utor has now claimed 37 lives in the northern Philippines and southern Taiwan, and it's still raging. It intensified into a typhoon on Tuesday, 3 July. 10 Jul 2001 description. 10 Jul 2001 description. It is anticipated that normal operations will be resumed in September 2001. Satellite images and tracking maps of Typhoon Utor 2001, June 30 - July 7.