Other Stories

Full Video

Typhoon Chanthu brings soaking rain and strong winds to Korea's southern regions Updated: 2021-09-13 09:35:57 KST

Good afternoon. The Chuseok holiday begins next week, but unfortunately there's stormy weather on the way. Typhoon Chanthu that's heading towards Shanghai for now is forecast to approach waters off Jeju by Friday. It will bring heavy rain and strong winds to Jeju and southern parts of the country.

It could drop 50 to 70 millimeters of heavy showers an hour through Wednesday. Rain clouds will gradually move further north. Jeju will receive up to 500 millimeters of torrential rainfall into Wednesday and 120 millimeters for Jeollanam-do Province.

Also, a typhoon related watch will be issued today. But those of us up north will have warmth this afternoon, Seoul will hit 30 degrees Celsius.

Conditions will get rougher as the week goes on, then by Friday the typhoon will make its presence felt across the entire country. Please, stay alert and be safe.

That's Korea for you and here's a look at weather conditions around the world.
KOGL : Korea Open Government License
본 저작물 중 본문에 해당하는 뉴스 스크립트(텍스트)는 공공누리 제1유형-출처표시 조건에 따라 이용할 수 있습니다.
weather