Typhoon Hagibis has brought deadly flooding and landslides to large parts of Japan.
Hagibis – meaning “speed” in the Philippine language Tagalog – is Japan’s biggest typhoon in six decades.
It hit the Izu Peninsula, south-west of Tokyo, shortly before 19:00 local time (10:00 GMT) on Saturday, before continuing to move up the eastern coast of Japan’s main island.
Cause of Typhoon Hagibis
Preparation for Typhoon Hagibis
Impact of Typhoon Hagibis
As Typhoon Hagibis apprached Japan a magnitude 5.3 earthquake shook southern Japan. The earthquake and the typhoon were seperate events and were not linked.
Immediate Response to Typhoon Hagibis