Pre-release at 23 dams such as Kagoshima and Nagasaki in preparation for heavy rain of Typhoon No.10

Pre-release at 23 dams such as Kagoshima and Nagasaki September 4, 18:39 in preparation for heavy rain of Typhoon No.10

According to the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism, pre-release to lower the water level of the dam in advance in preparation for heavy rain caused by Typhoon No. 10 is carried out at 23 dams in western Japan, such as Kyushu, as of 3:00 p.m. on April 4.
Pre-release is carried out.
In Kagoshima Prefecture, 11 dams, including the second dam of the Kawauchi River in the Kawauchi River,
Eight dams, including the Takahama Dam in Egawa, Nagasaki Prefecture,
Nomura Dam in Asahikawa, Ehime Prefecture,
Ichibo Dam on the Kuma River in Kumamoto Prefecture,
Hamanose Dam on the Iwase River in Miyazaki Prefecture,
Nanakawa Dam is located in the Koza River in Wakayama Prefecture.

It is said that the number of dams that pre-release due to the forecast of rain in the future may increase.

The Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism has called for careful attention to river information and water levels, as there is a risk that the water level of the river will rise even if it does not rain due to pre-release.