Tropical Depression 30-June-2019, Typhoon No. 2 (Mun) 2-July-2019

30-June-2019, 13:00-19:00 hours: A tropical depression forms in the northeast of the Paracel Islands of Vietnam. The projected path in the next 24 hours is wnw.

01-July-2019 The tropical depression is 190km nnw of the Paracel Islands of Vietnam carrying sustained winds of 40-60kph. The projected path in the next 24 hours is wnw.

02-July-2019 The tropical depression is 190km wnw of the Paracel Islands of Vietnam carrying sustained winds of 40-60kph. The projected path in the next 24 hours is wnw.

13:00 hours The tropical depression is 230km north of the Paracel Islands o Vietnam carrying sustained winds of 40-60kph.

19:00 hours The tropical depression has strengthened to be a typhoon coded Mun, Typhoon No. 2 in Vietnam in 2019. The typhoon packing sustained winds of 60-75kph is 90km east of the Hai Nan Island (China), 500km sse from the coast of Quang Ninh - Hai Phong (Vietnam). The projected path in the next 24 hours i wnw.

03-July-2019

04:00 A.M Typhoon No. 2 is 410km sse of the coast of Quang Ninh - Hai Phong packing sustained winds of 60-75kph. The projected path in the next 24 hours is wnw.

07:00 A.M Typhoon No. 2 is battering the Hainan Island (China) carrying sustained winds of 60-75kph. The typhoon is 220km southeast of the Bach Long Vi Island (Vietnam) and 340km east south-east of the shore of Quang Ninh - Hai Phong. The projected path in the next 24 hours i wnw. The typhoon is expected to make landfall in Hai Phong City (Vietnam) early morning of 4-July-2019.

16:00 Typhoon No. 2 is 100km south of the Bach Long Vi Island (Vietnam), 210km east south east of the shore between Quang Ninh and Thanh Hoa Provinces. The sustained winds are 65-70kph and the projected path is wnw in the next 24 hours. The landfall point is in between Quang Ninh and Thanh Hoa.

19:00 Typhoon No. 2 is 80km south of the Bach Long Vi Island (Vietnam), 180km from the shore of Hai Phong Nam Dinh. The typhoon packs sustained winds of 60-75kph. The projected path is wnw in the next 24 hours.

04-July-2019

04:30 A.M - 05:00 A.M Typhoon No. 2 makes landfall on the coast between Hai Phong and Nam Dinh.

05:00 A.M Typhoon No. 2 is right on the coast between Hai Phong and Nam Dinh carrying sustained winds of 50-75kph. The projected path is wnw in the next 24 hours during or after which it is expected to weaken to be a tropical depression.

07:00 A.M Typhoon No. 2 is in the Red River Delta and has weakened to be a tropical depression (40-50kph). The projected path in the next 6 hours is wnw and after this it is expected to melt away into a low-pressure area.