Typhoon No.10 May Cause Record Storms, Heavy Rain, etc.
Typhoon No. 10, which is large and very strong, is going north while engulfing the Amami region of Kagoshima Prefecture in a stormy area, and there is a risk of approaching Kyushu on the 7th. The Japan Meteorological Agency strongly calls for measures to be completed before the typhoon approaches, as there is a risk of record storms, high waves, storm surges and heavy rains that it has never experienced before.
According to the Japan Meteorological Agency’s announcement, Typhoon No. 10, which is large and very strong, is located at 8 a.m. north of the sea 160 kilometers southeast of Amami Oshima Island in Kagoshima Prefecture at a speed of 20 kilometers per hour. The center pressure is 925 hectopascals, the maximum wind speed near the center is 50 meters, and the maximum instantaneous wind speed is 70 meters.
The Daitojima region of Okinawa Prefecture and the Amami region of Kagoshima Prefecture are in a stormy area.
The maximum instantaneous wind speed of 50.7 meters was observed just after 3:30 a.m. on Shonan-Daitojima Island.
34.1 meters at 5:40 a.m. in Erma City on the main island of Okinawa,
The maximum instantaneous wind speed of 31.9 meters was observed at Kikai Island in Kagoshima Prefecture shortly after 7:20 a.m.
Rain also strengthened mainly in the southern part of Kyushu, and in one hour until 7 a.m.,
A rain gauge set up in Yakushima Town by Kagoshima Prefecture observed 46 millimeters of heavy rain.
The typhoon is expected to continue north on the 6th and the most close to the Amami region during the day, followed by a fairly close approach to Kagoshima Prefecture on the evening of the 6th, and then north west of Kyushu on the 7th.
Just after 7:40 a.m., the Japan Meteorological Agency announced that Typhoon No. 10 had weakened somewhat and was less likely to issue a special warning for the typhoon in Kagoshima Prefecture.
However, the typhoon is a very strong force, and it is the same as the expectation that it approaches the southern part of Kyushu and amami region, and it calls for the maximum warning because there is a risk of severe damage by the record heavy rain, the storm, the high wave, and the storm surge which I have not experienced before.
In the Amami region and southern Kyushu, it is expected that there will be a violent wind that may cause some houses to collapse over the 7th.
The maximum wind speed over the 7th is
50 meters in the Amami region,
40 meters in Okinawa and northern Kyushu
25 meters in Shikoku and China
At 23 meters in,
Maximum instantaneous wind speed is expected to reach 35 to 70 meters.
On the 7th, Okinawa, Amami, Kyushu, and Shikoku will be more than 10 meters long, and it is expected to become a big storm in and Tokai.
Be on the lookout for heavy rain.
In the Okinawa region, southern Kyushu, and Amami region, heavy rain may fall with thunder on the 6th and 7th in southern Kyushu and northern Kyushu regions.
In areas where typhoons are approaching, there is a risk of flooding in large rivers.
The Japan Meteorological Agency strongly calls for measures to be completed before the typhoon approaches.
Evacuation after strong wind and rain can be life-risky and very dangerous.
If you are in a region that is on a career path,
Check the risks around your home with hazard maps
To consider evacuation sites and when to start evacuation,
Be prepared before the situation worsens, such as having something to take out in the event of an evacuation, and be sure to act as soon as possible.