Macau (MNA) – Typhoon Signal No. 1 is currently in effect and will remain in effect at least until 10:00 am on Thursday, the Meteorological and Geophysical Bureau (SMG) announced in its latest bulletin issued at 07:55 am.
As of 8:00 am today, Typhoon Yutu was estimated to be about 430 kilometres Southeast of Macau, being forecast to move north at around 12 kilometres per hour.
The SMG advice residents to take precautionary measures including checking the safety of objects that may be blown down or destroyed by the winds, checking, repairing and reinforcing facilities such as scaffolds and hoardings, as well as clearing drains.
Companies are also advised to check the the stability and safety of construction facilities, making sure that materials do not be blown or dropped.
Vessels should take all shelter measures and consider to seek shelter in haven.
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