Record heavy rain near the northern part of Yakushima Town, Kagoshima, near danger of disaster

Record heavy rain near the northern part of Yakushima Town, Kagoshima, September 6, 11:56 a.m.

According to the Japan Meteorological Agency, radar analysis showed heavy rain of more than 120 millimeters per hour until 11:40 a.m. near the northern part of Yakushima Town in Kagoshima Prefecture. Due to the imminent danger of a disaster, the Japan Meteorological Agency has issued a “record short-term heavy rain information” to ensure safety.