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Japan : Typhoon : 2004/8/27-8/31
GLIDE: TC-2004-000079-JPN  DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2004/8/27-8/31
Country
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District
Japan
Name Typhoon
Outline The typhoon Chaba (T0416) struck Japan, causing major damages across the country, especially in western Japan. 14 people were dead and 3 people were missing.

Summary
Human Impact Physical Impact Others
Cabinet Office, White Paper on Disaster Management (2005) 2005/06/01
Death: 14
Missing: 3
Injured: 288
Collapsed houses:
35 total collapse
133 half collapse
8,909 partial damage

Flooded houses:
14,565 over the floor
32,266 under the floor
Evacuation order or advisory to the total of 189,619 residents
Fire Situation Report by FDMA of Japan (as of September 2, 2004)
Dead 11,
Missing 3
Seriously Injured 31,
Lightly Injured 213
Collapsed Houses 93,
Inundated Houses 44,248

Situation Report by FDMA of Japan (as of August 31, 2004)
Dead 6,
Seriously Injured 22,
Lightly Injured 112
Collapsed Houses 28,
Inundated Houses 2,821


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