The weather agency has issued warnings for Jebi’s approach, saying the storm could deliver high waves, flooding and landslides to southern Honshu. Typhoon Jebi is expected to approach Japan as the country’s strongest storm this year. Already, the area where Jebi is expected to make landfall has suffered from flooding and landslides in July that killed more than 200 people, making it one of Japan’s worst weather disasters in years. … [Read more...] about Typhoon Jebi Track Update: When Will Typhoon Jebi Hit Japan?
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The latest Jebi update from Weather Underground: “ Jebi rapidly intensified on Thursday local time atop very warm SSTs of around 29°C (84°F) and deep oceanic heat content (see Figure 3 below), with wind shear on the light side (5 – 10 knots) and very healthy outflow at upper levels. … [Read more...] about Super Typhoon Jebi Path, Track Update: When Will Typhoon Hit Japan (Kyoto, Kobe, Tokyo)?
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Several manufacturing units suspended their operations, raising concerns of supply chain disruptions. Electronics giant Sony Corp., as well as automakers Honda Motor and Toyota Motor, cited damage at their plants for the suspension. Chipmaker Renesas Electronics' plant in Kumamoto, which was the hardest hit, reportedly said that there had been damage to some equipment. … [Read more...] about Japan Earthquake Update: 250,000 People To Leave Homes Amid Further Quake Fears While Economic Impact Spreads