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Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Japan typhoon


Super typhoon on track to drench Japan's main island

October 10, 2019 1:20 pm

Hagibis, which means speed in Filipino, had maximum sustained winds of up to 270 kilometers and stronger gusts at noon Thursday near Chichi island in the Pacific, about 1,000 kilometers off Tokyo's southern coast.

Strong cyclone lashes India; typhoon hits Japan

October 12, 2014 4:36 pm

In Japan, at least 35 people were reported injured as Typhoon Vongfong, packing winds of up to 180 kilometers (110 miles) per hour.

Powerful typhoon churns toward Okinawa with strong winds

October 11, 2014 1:09 pm

Fourteen people in Okinawa and Kagoshima prefecture in Kyushu were injured due to strong winds.

Flights grounded as Typhoon Halong heads for south Japan

August 09, 2014 2:08 pm

Halong comes a month after Typhoon Neoguri killed several people and left a trail of destruction in southern Japan.

Typhoon Neoguri nears central Japan after slamming Okinawa

July 09, 2014 8:21 pm

The torrents of rainfall expected could trigger landslides and floods.

Super typhoon takes aim at Japan

July 07, 2014 9:46 am

Typhoon Neoguri was already gusting at more than 250 km an hour.

17 dead,50 missing as typhoon lashes Tokyo area

October 16, 2013 8:48 am

Several houses in Oshima are covered by debris of mudslides after the powerful typhoon.

Flights cancelled as typhoon nears Japan's Okinawa

October 05, 2013 4:01 pm

Japan Airlines,All Nippon Airways canceled its flights to and from Naha because of the typhoon.

Typhoon lashes southern Japan,approaches Tokyo

September 30, 2012 1:07 pm

After injuring dozens of people,typhoon is causing blackouts and paralysing traffic in southern Japan.

Japan typhoon kills 10,spares nuclear plant

September 22, 2011 1:53 pm

Roke has caused flooding and landslides,injured hundreds of people in northeast Japan.


Typhoon leaves at least 66 dead as Japan continues rescue efforts

October 15, 2019 1:52 pm

Rescuers in Japan are continuing to help people in the aftermath of a ferocious typhoon, as the death toll from the storm climbed to as high as 33.

Typhoon Faxai makes landfall near Tokyo, causes transport chaos

September 10, 2019 7:49 am

More than 130 flights were canceled and scores of train lines were closed for hours, snarling the morning commute for millions in a greater Tokyo area that has a population of some 36 million.

Typhoon Jebi leaves trail of destruction across Japan

September 06, 2018 7:03 am

About 3,000 passengers stranded by Typhoon Jebi overnight at the offshore Japanese airport begun returning by boat and by bus Wednesday morning over a partially damaged bridge to the mainland.