SHANGHAI (Xinhua): Shanghai has strengthened measures to deal with bad weather brought by Typhoon Maysak, the ninth of this year, the municipal flood control and drought relief headquarters said ... The thirtieth named storm, thirteenth typhoon, and fifth super typhoon of the 2013 Pacific typhoon season, Haiyan originated from an area of low pressure several hundred kilometers east-southeast of Pohnpei in the Federated States of Micronesia on November 2, 2013. Tracking generally westward, environmental conditions favored tropical cyclogenesis and the system developed into a tropical depression on the following day. After becoming a tropical storm and being named Haiyan at 00:00 UTC on Novem Japanese words for typhoon include 台風, 荒れ, 颶風 and 颱風. Find more Japanese words at wordhippo.com!
Dec 02, 2019 · In the Northwest Pacific Ocean, near Japan and the Korean peninsula, they’re known as typhoons. These storms can form throughout the year, but most develop between May and October. Oct 08, 2019 · Super Typhoon Hagibis is located about 400 miles north-northwest of Guam as of Wednesday, moving to the northwest at 13 mph, according to the Joint Typhoon Warning Center. Typhoon Haishen forces evacuations in Japan More than 7 million people were advised to evacuate on Sunday as Typhoon Haishen battered Japan's southern mainland. Late Sunday night, the southern...Sep 06, 2020 · Typhoon Haishen has weakened somewhat as it neared Japan's mainland, and shifted further west out to sea, but it remained a 'large' and 'extremely strong' storm.
06/09/2020 Oman Observer. KAGOSHIMA: A powerful typhoon began to lash southern Japan on Sunday, with officials warning it could bring record rainfall and winds strong enough to snap power line poles and flip cars. Typhoon Haishen, categorised as “large” and “extremely strong”, has prompted evacuation advisories for more than three million residents, particularly in Kyushu — one of Japan’s main islands — which the storm is expected to affect overnight. Sep 06, 2020 · Hundreds of thousands of people have been evacuated out of the path of a powerful typhoon that’s expected to make landfall in southwestern Japan on Sunday. Typhoon Haishen has sustained winds of ... Oct 17, 2019 · Japan, which gets hit by an average of three typhoons annually, is no stranger to the powerful tropical storms. However, Typhoon Hagibis, which made landfall in the Shizuoka Prefecture at about 7:00 pm local time on October 12, 2019, is the worst storm experienced by the island nation in almost 60 years.
Jul 03, 2019 · The Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA) is in charge of monitoring typhoons and issuing typhoon forecasts. Similarly to the National Hurricane Center's major hurricanes, the JMA classifies strong typhoons with winds of at least 92 mph as severe typhoons, and those with winds of at least 120 mph as super typhoons. Japan is waiting to count the costs of the destruction wrought by Typhoon Hagibis after the storm left at least 11 people dead and forced thousands to flee their homes. Oct 11, 2019 · The most powerful typhoon in decades to be on course to hit Tokyo is expected to rake the coast of Japan's main island of Honshu this weekend, bringing strong winds and up to 2 feet of rain.