The typhoon's trajectory (Source: nchmf.gov.vn)
Hanoi (VNA) – Strong winds and downpours are forecast to batter waters off the coasts from Vietnam’s central province of Binh Thuan to the southernmost province of Ca Mau, due to effects of super typhoon Nepartak, which is rolling in northeast off the Philippines’ Luzon island.

According to the National Centre for Hydro-meteorological Forecasting, by 2p.m of July 6, the storm was centered at about 19.6 degrees north latitude and 128.2 degrees east longitude, about 930 km southeast of Taiwan (China), packing winds of up to 220 km per hour.

In the next 24 hours, the storm is forecast to move west-northwest at a speed of up to 30 km per hour.

It is expected to continue on a west -northwest trajectory and locate at 23.8 degrees north latitude and 119.8 degrees east longitude in the waters west of Taiwan by 1p.m of July 8.

The northeastern waters of the East Sea will experience strong winds from July 7 night.-VNA