13 July 2013 Last updated at 09:32 ET
Waves as high as 10m (32ft) hit Yuhuan County in Zhejiang Province
Some 300,000 people in eastern China have fled their homes as Typhoon Soulik moves inland amid warnings of floods and landslides, state media report.
Winds of 119 km/hour (74 mph) lashed the coastal Fujian Province, said China’s National Meteorological Centre.
Emergency response plans were being implemented, said Xinhua state media, after recent torrential rain reportedly left 200 people dead or missing. ….(read more).