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Weather Alert – U.S. Consulate General Shanghai (September 2, 2022)
September 2, 2022

Location: Eastern China

Event: The China Meteorological Administration on September 2 issued a yellow typhoon warning – level three – for Typhoon Hinnamnor.  Typhoon Hinnamnor is forecasted to reach the same latitude as Shanghai on September 5 mid-morning with wind strengths of about 120-130 mph before shifting towards South Korea and Japan.  Strong winds and moderate-to-heavy rain are forecast for Shanghai, Zhejiang, and Jiangsu.  Severe weather for the region is forecasted is to peak on September 4-5, with coastal areas experiencing winds of 24-47 mph and gusts up to 64 mph.