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This Afternoon

Hi37° Chance Showers

Tonight

Lo29° Chance Showers and Patchy Fog then Snow and Patchy Fog

Washington's Birthday

Hi38° Rain/Snow

Monday Night

Lo33° Rain

Tuesday

Hi46° Rain then Chance Rain

Tuesday Night

Lo30° Mostly Cloudy

Wednesday

Hi40° Mostly Sunny

Wednesday Night

Lo22° Partly Cloudy

Thursday

Hi38° Mostly Sunny

Thursday Night

Lo22° Slight Chance Snow Showers

Typhoon lands in China after Hong Kong shuts down

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BEIJING — Tens of thousands of people were evacuated as a powerful typhoon thundered into southern China today after shutting down the bustling Asian financial center of Hong Kong and sinking a cargo ship.

Packing high winds and torrential rain, Typhoon Utor forced the closure of schools, offices, shopping centers and construction sites in cities along its path northwest across Guangdong province.

More than 60,000 people were evacuated in the city of Maoming alone, while another 98,000 were…

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