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Japan : Typhoon : 2004/9/26-9/30
GLIDE: TC-2004-000103-JPN  DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2004/9/26-9/30
Country
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District
Japan
Name Typhoon
Outline The typhoon Meari (T0421) struck Japan, causing major damages across the country, especially in western Japan. 26 people were dead and one person was missing.

Summary
Human Impact Physical Impact Others
Cabinet Office, White Paper on Disaster Management (2005) 2005/06/01
Death: 26
Missing: 1
Injured: 98
Collapsed houses:
92 total collapse
783 half collapse
2,007 partial damage

Flooded houses:
5,193 over the floor
14,412 under the floor
Evacuation order or advisory to the total of at least 214,479 residents
Situation Report by Fire and Disaster Management Agency of Japan (as of October 04, 2004)
Dead: 24;
missing: 3;
injured: 94.
Houses destroyed: 33;
houses partially destroyed: 39;
houses damaged: 1,350;
houses flooded above floor level: 4,457;
houses flooded under floor level: 10,208.

Situation Report by Fire and Disaster Management Agency of Japan (as of October 01, 2004)
Dead: 20;
missing: 7;
injured: 85.
Houses destroyed: 31;
houses partially destroyed: 21;
houses damaged: 1,319;
houses flooded above floor level: 4,296;
houses flooded under floor level: 9,549.

Situation Report by Fire and Disaster Management Agency of Japan (as of September 30, 2004)
Dead: 11;
missing: 14;
injured: 62.
Houses destroyed: 11;
houses partially destroyed: 6;
houses damaged: 42;
houses flooded above floor level: 1977;
houses flooded under floor level: 2003.


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