Typhoon Khanun makes landfall in south China

Source: Xinhua| 2017-10-16 04:11:22|Editor: Mengjie
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Fishing boats dock at a port of Haikou, south China's Hainan Province, Oct. 15, 2017. This year's 20th typhoon, Khanun, is expected to make landfall between Zhanjiang of Guangdong province and Wenchang of Hainan province, bringing rough gales and heavy storms. (Xinhua/Yang Guanyu)

GUANGZHOU, Oct. 16 (Xinhua) -- Khanun, the 20th typhoon this year, made landfall at around 3:25 a.m. Monday in Xuwen county, south China's Guangdong Province, bringing gales of 28 meters per second at its eye, according to local meteorological authorities. 

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