• Chan-hom May Target Shanghai, Taipei This Week

    July 6, 2015; 4:26 AM ET

    After blowing through Guam over the weekend with up to 304.8 mm (12 inches) of rain, Chan-hom has its eye set on intensification as it tracks toward Japan's Ryukyu Islands and eventually east-central China.

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