300 to 500 mm of rain expected up North. South is looking at 900 mm at least.
Lots of chaos and destruction in Pingtung. But an accident in Yilan claims first victims in a car accident: at least one dead and 5 injured.
Wind has also bended poles and tv is showing first water tanks rolling down the flooded streets.
Reports of loss of power near Zhongshiao in Taipei.
Hence, if you do not have to go out, DO NOT go out. Stock on batteries. Make sure all devices have power.
Xindian: heavy rain, strong gusts of wind. Lights flickering.
Oh and tv is talking about double typhoons. Double whammy. It is going to be a long and noisy night.