On Dec.16, a tropical disturbance started to be Monitored. It developed into a TD, then made landfall in PNG as a TS. It strengthened into a C1, then into C2, and finally a C3 over Singapore. In made landfall in Singapore, or SPE as a C5. It weakened to a C4 over Brunei. It weakened to a TS. It rapidly strengthened and struck Vietnam, China, Taiwan, and the Philippines as a C5, where PAGASA gave it the name Serena. It made a second land fall in the PHS as a C6. It weakened and hit SK as a C3 and Japan as C2. It made a final landfall in the KP as C1. It dissipated on Feb.2.
|Category 6 Super Typhoon|
|Accumulated Cyclone Energy||67.09|
|Highest winds|| 220MPH |
|Areas affected|| PNG, Singapore, Brunei,Vietnam,China, Taiwan,
Philippines, SK, Japan, Kamchatka Peninsula
| Part of the|
2099 West Pacific Typhoon Season