A powerful typhoon moves to Japan
Japanese meteorologists have warned of the approach of a powerful typhoon Changsu. In the next few days, the disaster will reach the southern prefecture of Okinawa, residents are preparing for squally winds and downpours, RIA Novosti reports.
A typhoon formed in the Pacific Ocean near the Philippines a few days ago. At the moment, he has received the category of extremely powerful. The speed of approaching the Japanese prefecture is 20 kilometers per hour.
In the center of the typhoon, the pressure is 935 hectopascals, the wind speed in the center reaches 55 meters per second, and in gusts – 75 meters per second.
Meteorologists warn of possible flooding and landslides.
Let's remind, a month ago typhoon “Lupit” came to Japan, which brought wind and lingering downpours. Due to prolonged rains on the island, more than three million people were evacuated.