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China: Typhoon Maria: landfall in eastern China on July 11

Typhoon Maria should make landfall in eastern China on July 11, 2018, potentially affecting Shanghai and Guangzhou.

The typhoon is likely to bring excessive rainfall and violent winds. It may cause flash flooding and landslides and could disrupt the following essential services:

power distribution
water and food supply
telecommunications networks
emergency services
medical care

Avoid any unnecessary travel through the affected area(s). If you reside in the affected areas, you should exercise caution, monitor local news and weather reports, and follow the instructions of local authorities.