Record heavy rain near Makurazaki, Kagoshima, near danger of disaster

Record heavy rain near Makurazaki, Kagoshima September 12 at 12:46 a.m.

According to observations by the Japan Meteorological Agency, rain increased rapidly from late at night on the 11th in Makurazaki City, Kagoshima Prefecture, and heavy rain of 119.5 mm fell in one hour until midnight on the 12th.

Be strictly wary of sediment disasters, river flooding, and low land inundation, and move to a place as high as possible, such as on the second floor of a house, to ensure safety.

The Japan Meteorological Agency has issued a “record short-term heavy rain information” to ensure safety.

According to the Makurazaki City Fire Department, more than 10 reports have been received that the floor has been flooded.