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Storm Parma churns south China

2009-10-13 02:41:24 GMT2009-10-13 10:41:24 (Beijing Time)  SINA.com

Giant ocean tides brought by tropical storm Parma hit a seaside road in Haikou, capital of south China's Hainan province October 12, 2009. A fishing boat with nine fishermen on board capsized in strong winds off the coast of Wanning City Monday morning. Rescuers have recovered three bodies, a spokesman with the Hainan Provincial Emergency Response Office said. In addition to Hainan, Parma brought winds and rains to coastal areas of Guangdong, Fujian and Taiwan provinces. [CFP]

People watch the ocean tides brought by tropical storm Parma in Haikou, capital of south China's Hainan province October 12, 2009. [CFP]

People walk against strong winds and rain caused by tropical storm Parma in Longgun County, Wanning city of south China's Hainan province October 12, 2009. [CFP]

People walk near an uprooted tree after the tropical storm Parma hits Longgun County, Wanning city of south China's Hainan province October 12, 2009. [CFP]

People walk in an inundated street caused by tropical storm Parma in Haikou, capital of south China's Hainan province October 12, 2009. A fishing boat with nine fishermen on board capsized in strong winds off the coast of Wanning City Monday morning. Rescuers have recovered three bodies, a spokesman with the Hainan Provincial Emergency Response Office said. In addition to Hainan, Parma brought winds and rains to coastal areas of Guangdong, Fujian and Taiwan provinces. [CFP]

Tropical storm Parma hit south China's Hainan province October 12, 2009. A fishing boat with nine fishermen on board capsized in strong winds off the coast of Wanning City Monday morning. Rescuers have recovered three bodies, a spokesman with the Hainan Provincial Emergency Response Office said. In addition to Hainan, Parma brought winds and rains to coastal areas of Guangdong, Fujian and Taiwan provinces.

(Agencies)

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