Typhoon Chanthu on approach to mainland China - Shanghai shuts schools, suspends flights
Typhoon Chanthu has winds clocked around 170 kilometres per hour (more than 100 mph)
downgraded from a super typhoon to a strong typhoon on Sunday
Authorities are taking precautions,
- closing schools
- suspending flights
- and subway & rail services in some cities
The typhoon has already slammed Taiwan. Not a direct hit thankfully, but a drenching rain nevertheless.