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  • 2020-08-03 23:00:00
  • Central Emergency Operation Center
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Typhoon Hagupit Disaster Response Report - II

Typhoon Hagupit Disaster Response Report - II
Reported by: Central Emergency Operations Center
Data up to: 20:30, Aug 3 2020
  1. Typhoon status (data from Central Weather Bureau, Ministry of Transportation and Communications)
Tropical storm HAGUPIT is located approximately 200 km north of Keelung as of 20:00, Aug 3, and currently traveling at 23 km/h towards 20 km/h north-northwest. The atmospheric pressure is 978 hPa at its center. The wind speed is 33 m/sec, or 119 km/h, close to its center, equivalent to level 12 wind. The maximum gust is 43 m/sec or 155 km/h, equivalent to level 14 wind. The radius of storm is 100 km for level 7 wind. The storm is still posing a threat to northeast sea of Taiwan.
 
  1. Winds and rainfall (data from Central Weather Bureau, Ministry of Transportation and Communications)
Rainfall (from 00:00 to 20:30 Aug 3 2020)
Area mm
Dayuan, Dayuan District, Taoyuan City 257.5mm
Xiaoyukeng, Beitou District, Taipei City 231.5mm
Taoyuan Junior High School, Beitou District, Taipei City 206.5mm
  1. Response efforts
    1. Emergency operations centers at local government level (data from National Fire Agency, Ministry of the Interior)
      • 3 establishment: Keelung City, Tainan City and Kaohsiung City
  2. Establishment of warning areas (data from National Fire Agency, Ministry of the Interior)
County / city Number of areas established
Low land Mountain Coast River Building Others
New Taipei City 0 0 4 0 0 4
Hualien County 1 3 5 1 0 0
Total 1 3 9 1 0 4
  1. Manpower and machines mobilized
  2. The Coast Guard Administration has deployed 902 people, 290 vehicles and 7 vessels.
(2) Local fire departments have deployed 155 people and 56 vehicles; police departments have deployed 128 people and 45 vehicles.  
(3) Water Resources Agency has deployed water pumps.
  1. Damage statistics
  1. Casualties (data from National Fire Agency, Ministry of the Interior)
(1) A technician from the Hydraulic Engineering Office was drowned at Xiabaxian Pumping Station, Beitou District, Taipei City and found dead.
(2) A citizen was crashed by a fallen tree near Dahu Village, Neihu District, Taipei City and rushed to hospital.
Total: one death and one injury reported.
  1. Damage to utility lines (data from Ministry of Economic Affairs)
None
  1. Transportation (data from Ministry of Transportation and Communications)
(1) National freeways: all lines operational;
(2) Railways: all lines operational;
(3) Air transport: no delayed or cancelled international flight; 30 domestic flights cancelled;
(4) Sea transport: 43 ferries cancelled.
  1. Flooding reports:
Flooding and water accumulation (86 were reported and all of them receded).
 
last update:2020-08-04 16:15:39