Last Updated 4 months ago by Devontae Jackson.
The JMA says what was tropical depression “a” has now reached tropical storm strength. The storm has sustained winds of 35 kt with wind gusts up to 50 kt. The storm is moving W at 14 kt.
The storm is forecast to continue to move generally west through the South China Sea before possibly clipping the southern end of Vietnam. From there the storm could move into the Gulf of Thailand. Wind gusts could get up to 60 kt.