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)?
Typhoon domeng update
Typhoon Jebi currently has winds of more than 150 miles-per-hour, according to the latest forecast update. The storm is expected to weaken some before making landfall at Japan on early Tuesday, but models show it will still be a category 1 or 2 storm, with winds of around 100 miles per hour. … [Read more...] about Typhoon Jebi Track Update: When Will Typhoon Jebi Hit Japan?
Train services were also canceled and fishing boats returned to the harbor after the storm warning was issued. Fishermen, fish farm workers, and their families were evacuated from the coast, Chinese news agency Xinhua reported. Over 4,000 fish farmers and their families returned to the shore on Tuesday in preparation for the arrival of the typhoon. Waves up to 10 meters (33ft) high have been expected in the South China Sea, according to the State Oceanic Administration. … [Read more...] about WATCH: Typhoon Hato Triggers Heavy Flooding in Hong Kong, Halts Stock Trading
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
High seas poured into Kansai International Airport, built on artificial islands in Osaka Bay, flooding one of its two runways, cargo storage and other facilities, and forcing it to shut down, said the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism. … [Read more...] about Huge typhoon leaves Japanese airport under water and strands thousands