Typhoon Utor intensifies on way to China
14 August 2013 Last updated at 02:41 BST
Typhoon Utor has already left a trail of destruction in the Philippines, leaving four people dead and destroying homes and crops.
Rescue efforts continue in the country but now the powerful typhoon is on its way to China, where it is expected to make landfall in Guangdong province by Wednesday.
Emily Thomas reports.