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Typhoon Chaba to hit south China

Haikou (China), June 30 (UNI/Xinhua) Chaba, the third typhoon of the year, is heading toward the island province of Hainan in southern China, according to the provincial meteorological authorities.
The typhoon, which formed over the central and eastern areas of the South China Sea at 8 a.m. Thursday, was observed on waters 300 km southeast of Yongxing Island in Hainan's Sansha City, packing winds up to 65 km per hour.
Meteorological authorities forecast that Chaba will move northward at a speed of 10 to 15 km per hour, with slowly increased intensity. It is expected to approach the coastal areas in Hainan and Guangdong provinces this weekend.
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