By: Chang Hsiung-feng and Evelyn Kao
The storm is likely to intensify, but whether it brings moisture to Taiwan will depend on its future development, said CWB meteorologist Yeh Chih-chun (葉致均).
As of 2 p.m., the storm was located around 1,710 kilometers in waters east-southeast of Eluanbi, the southernmost point of Taiwan.
It was moving west at a speed of 20 kilometers per hour, carrying maximum sustained winds of 72 kph, with gusts of up to 101 kph, the bureau said. [FULL STORY]