Typhoon Andy

Typhoon Andy left nearly a quarter of Taiwan residents without power

Typhoon Andy 1982 was an intense tropical cyclone that made landfall in Taiwan. While strengthening, Typhoon Andy passed near Guam, generating 7.6 to 9.1 m (25 to 30 ft) waves along south-facing beaches. An 11-year-old boy passed away in Naval Station after the waves swept him off of rocks. Three “huge” waves struck the shoreline near Umatac, destroying several homes off […]