As Chan-hom Bears Down on Shanghai, New Video Shows Multiple Cyclones Swirling in the Pacific

As I’m writing this, there are reports that more than 865,000 people have been evacuated in eastern China in advance of Typhoon Chan-hom’s landfall.

And the megalopolis of Shanghai, home to some 23 million people in the city’s greater metro area, is battening down the hatches as it faces a risk of flooding from what could be an historic storm surge as the typhoon swirls past.

For more details about what to expect from typhoon Chan-hom, check out this post by

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