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TYPHOON MEGI HITS TAIWAN ; LIVE UPDATES

  Megi has slammed in to Taiwan leaving 4 dead and 160 injured.  The storm has brought damage across most of the island blocking roads, knocking out power and shutting off power supplies.   Today South Eastern China including Guangdong and Fujian will also see a flood threat much like we seen with Nepartak and Meranti. Unlike Meranti which weakened and turned north, Megi will take a more westerly track lingering in the region while weakening and thus dropping most of its potential rainfall over the area increasing the threat of floods.   Check Latest Satellite Imagery Here  Check Radar Imagery Here Latest Track from the WMO JMA 0700 WEDNESDAY ...

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JAPAN WINTER WEATHER OUTLOOK ; MORE SNOW EXPECTED

The 2015/2016 Winter Ski/Snowboard Season in Japan was well shy of a average year for the country famous for its deep snow packs. In fact it was some of the lowest snow totals in over a decade across many mountains of central Honshu.  BUT, for those who put up with the below than average snow be happy, this coming winter might be the flip side of the proverbial snow coin.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9Oe7_GIoOBc THE FORECAST JMA at this time along with overall guidance shows average to slightly above average snow total for the sea of Japan coastline from Hokkaido through Hokoriku with well above average south west ...

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Rainfall Threat in Taiwan on NHKWORLD

MEGI THE 5TH STRONG TYPHOON TO SLAM TAIWAN IN 2 YEARS

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qrOwqX4djV8&feature=youtu.be Residents across Taiwan are bracing for yet another major typhoon to hit the island this year. Actually this could be the 5th “Super Typhoon” or “Violent Typhoon” to hit Taiwan in the past 2 years following Dujuan, Nepartak, Soudelor, and Meranti.   Megi is set to slam in to central Taiwan Tuesday morning as a “Very Strong” typhoon with winds 95G135kts in its inner eye wall. Hualien City looks to take some of the worst of the storm as of now but as we have seen in the past the mountains of Taiwan and the friction associated with them tend to move ...

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MEGI INTENSIFIES NEARING TAIWAN

MEGI INTENSIFIES NEARING TAIWAN

Severe Tropical Storm Megi continues to intensify this Saturday and likely being upgraded to a typhoon in the near future. This update we break down where its going and how strong it could get. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kJGZwyVj2jg

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97W, 23 SEP

Daily weather brief - Friday, September 23, 2016

NORTH Cooler air surges southward over the north region as the signs of autumn begin to show. The first rather dry frontal system has pushed through, clearing the way for the next cooler surge to move down through the weekend. The new front will bring some thundershowers to Mongolia and northern China, and the early front will linger over Japan today, offering up a good chance for showers across Honshu. City High/Low C High/Low F Conditions Ulaanbaatar 17 6 63 43 Thunderstorms likely Vladivostok 21 16 70 61 Mostly fair Beijing 28 17 82 63 Mostly fair Seoul 27 14 81 57 Mostly fair Tokyo 23 21 73 70 Periods of rain Xi’an 31 19 88 66 Mostly fair Shanghai 26 21 79 70 Partly cloudy   CENTRAL The early surge mentioned in the previous section has pushed all the way down into southern China, stretching back to the northeast and offshore ...

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