A second person was killed in Yeongam after strong winds toppled a large iron gate. Typhoon Tembin shortly after peak intensity on August 21, 2012. By August 28, due to land interaction and wind shear from the north east by a ridge of high pressure, Tembin's exposed low level circulation center become partially exposed, with deep convection burst on the southern portions of the LLCC. After developing an eye, Tembin rapidly intensified into a category 3 typhoon, before gradually weakening due to an easterly wind shear from Bolaven, which caused the LLCC to become slightly exposed, associated with a few burst of convection, and made its closest approach to Taiwan on 17:30(UTC) as a tropical storm. Satellite imagery showed a new eye-like feature developing within the system. Typhoon Tembin hits Taiwan: heavy rains, but limited damage Landfall on the southern coast of Pingtung. A nearby ridge started steering Tembin west. A tropical storm that brought devastating flooding and landslides in the southern Philippines strengthened into a typhoon Sunday morning, according to … Typhoon Tembin weakened on its way to southern Vietnam on Monday, as mass evacuation of storm-prone communities has been underway since Sunday. The JTWC no longer expected Tembin to strengthen. Valentine's Day celebrations across Taiwan were also cancelled. The JTWC declared that Tembin weakened into a strong Tropical Storm from a Typhoon as winds dropped to under 60 knots (110 km/h; 69 mph), although the Hong Kong Observatory kept it at typhoon status. Tembin brought flash flooding to Luzon, killing 8 people and 3 others went missing. A TROPICAL Storm in the Philippines nicknamed ‘Tembin’ is feared to have triggered a mudslide that buried an entire village, as the latest weather maps show the typhoon … Typhoon Tembin (known as Vinta in the Philippines) made landfall on December 22 in the southern island of Mindanao, crossing a number of provinces and … More than 75,000 households lost power. Poleward outflow also started diminishing, as a result. The only gas station was smashed with all refuelling equipment blown away by strong winds. Following and impacting the Philippines less than a few days after the deadly Tropical Storm Kai-tak, Tembin, which means Libra in Japanese, the twenty-seventh named storm and the eleventh typhoon of the 2017 Pacific typhoon season. According to different weather reports, the typhoon was raging off Vung Tau beach town neighboring Saigon at 10 a.m., carrying winds of 115 kilometers per hour, down from 135 kph at 5 a.m. In February 2019, the Typhoon Committee chose Koinu as its replacement name. On August 30, Tembin was finally winding down as a tropical storm. [37], In the Compostela Valley, about 1,709 people were evacuated due to possible landslides and storm surge while some towns in Davao Oriental had 5,000 individuals evacuated. The JTWC were then anticipating a peak intensity of 130 knots (240 km/h; 150 mph). Tembin, which means Libra in Japanese, was the eighth typhoon and the fourteenth named storm of the 2012 Pacific typhoon season. [41] In some parts of southern Taiwan, Tembin blew off the rooftops of many houses. 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