Major Disasters

2016 Typhoon Nepartak

1. Typhoon Nepartak had decreased to mild level.
2. Though the Central Weather Bureau keeps issuing land warnings against Typhoon Nepartak, winds and rains obviously decrease.
3. Due to over 200mm/24hr rainfalls to the mountainous areas in Hualien County, Taitung County, Pingtung County and Kaohsiung City, the authorities warn
possible geo‐hazards caused by over‐saturated soil.
4. Taitung City in Taitung County received severe damages to buildings and infrastructure and the initial losses could reach NTD 2 billion (USD 60.6 million).

Now Taitung City is at recovering phases and cleaning debris laying along streets
is a priority job with assistance of soldiers.


Date Topic
2016-07-10 Dashboard of casualty and damages Typhoon Nepartak Download