Thursday, October 8, 2009

Typhoon Melor Likely Hit Japan Thursday

0 comments 2009-10-07 11:54:42

TOKYO, Oct. 7 (Xinhua) -- Typhoon Melor, which was approaching Japan's main islands, is expected to become the first tropical cyclone to hit Japan in two years.

According to the Japan Meteorological Agency, the season's 18thtyphoon, some 230 km south of Tanegashima Island in Kagoshima Prefecture in the Pacific, was moving northwards at a speed of 30 km per hour at 11:40 a.m. (0240 GMT), with a maximum wind velocity of 45 meters per second at its center, the agency said.

On Kagoshima's Amamioshima Island in the morning, a storm with a wind velocity of 90 km per hour or stronger was observed, it said.

It is likely to hit somewhere between western and eastern Japan on Thursday.

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