Details of Disaster Information


Japan : Typhoon : 2004/8/17-8/20
GLIDE: TC-2004-000078-JPN  DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2004/8/17-8/20
Country
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District
Japan
Name Typhoon
Outline The typhoon Megi (T0415) struck Japan, causing major damages in the Tohoku and Shikoku regions. 10 people were dead.

Summary
Human Impact Physical Impact Others
Cabinet Office, White Paper on Disaster Management (2005) 2005/06/01
Death: 10
Missing: 0
Injured: 28
Collapsed houses:
16 total collapse
88 half collapse
663 partial damage

Flooded houses:
400 over the floor
2,326 under the floor
Evacuation advisory to the total of 5,350 residents
Fire and Disaster Management Agency 2002/08/18
Death 6
Missing 2
Injured 3
Destroyed houses 1,
Half destroyed houses 1,
Part destroyed house 10
Inundated houses upper floor 11,
Inundated houses below floor 1033


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