Harvey v Sue

Compared to Typhoon Soudelor, how serious is Hurricane Harvey?

Looks like it was quite devestating!

Saudelor was much stronger.

Harvey: lowest pressure 938 hPa, wind gusts 130 miles/h.

Saudelor: lowest pressure 900hPa, sustained wind gusts 180 miles/h

In terms of rain, some areas of Yilan county had 1100mm of water in less than 24 hours, so precipitations are similar.