Tornadoes and other gusts in Shimokoshi, Niigata Prefecture, Japan Meteorological Agency

Tornadoes and other gusts in Shimokoshi, Niigata Prefecture, Japan Meteorological Agency Call for Attention October 1, 5:00 p.m.

The Japan Meteorological Agency announced “Tornado Caution Information” in Shimokoshi, Niigata Prefecture at 4:44 p.m. as a result of the occurrence of tornadoes and other gusts in Shimokoshi, Niigata Prefecture.
According to the Japan Meteorological Agency, at Niigata Airport in Niigata City just before 4:30 p.m., airport officials confirmed that there was something like a tornado at sea.

At this time, there are developed rain clouds in Shimokoshi, Niigata Prefecture, and the possibility of severe gusts such as tornadoes is very high in the future.

The Japan Meteorological Agency calls for careful attention to gusts of wind and ensuring safety in heavy-duty buildings when there are signs of clouds approaching, such as lightning, sudden wind changes, and “hyo” falling.