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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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?
The weather agency warned that landslides were still possible in Chiba as well as the northern Fukushima region as the storm headed away from land. … [Read more...] about One dead after powerful typhoon hits Tokyo
Department stores and popular tourist attractions in western Japan including Osaka and Kyoto prefectures decided to close for the day. The typhoon also affected factory operations, including Suntory Holdings Ltd.’s Yamazaki Distillery in Shimamoto, Osaka Prefecture. … [Read more...] about Japan Typhoon Jebi Videos, Photos: Warnings Issued As Powerful Storm Hits
The country’s meteorological agency's chief forecaster, Ryuta Kurora, said that the storms could get “stronger and stronger,” according to The Guardian, but was expected to pass over the Sea of Japan by late Tuesday and to have weakened by Wednesday morning. “It is possible that [Jebi] will make landfall while maintaining its extreme strength,” Kurora said. … [Read more...] about Typhoon Jebi Latest: Japan Storm to Make Landfall Forcing Evacuations, Canceling Flights