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Japan : Heavy Rain : 2014/08/03

Duration 2014/08/03
Country or District Japan
Name Heavy Rain
Outline Due to the effect of Typhoon Nakri (No. 12 in Japan) that traveled north from the Yellow Sea has brought heavy rain to Japan, mainly in the Shikoku area since 1 August 2014. On 3 August 2014, evacuation orders were issued to a total of 2,800 people in Kochi and Tokushima prefectures, while the city of Kochi issued an evacuation advisory to a total of 547,500 residents, on 3 August 2014.
Summary
Human Impact Physical Impact Others
Cabinet Office 2014/08/07
Killed: 4
Missing: 1
Seriously injured: 3
Slightly injured: 6
Totally collapsed houses: 2
Halfly collapsed houses: 1
Partially damaged houses: 18
Inundation above floor level: 709
Inundation below floor level: 1,445
Nonresidential buildings: 1
Cabinet Office 2014/08/07
Killed: 4
Missing: 1
Seriously injured: 2
Slightly injured: 6
Totally collapsed houses: 2
Halfly collapsed houses: 1
Partially damaged houses: 18
Inundation above floor level: 691
Inundation below floor level: 1,387
Nonresidential buildings: 1
Cabinet Office 2014/08/06
Killed: 3
Missing: 1
Seriously injured: 2
Slightly injured: 6
Totally collapsed houses: 2
Halfly collapsed houses: 1
Partially damaged houses: 18
Inundation above floor level: 691
Inundation below floor level: 1,385
Nonresidential buildings: 1
Cabinet Office 2014/08/06
Killed: 1
Missing: 0
Seriously injured: 1
Slightly injured: 5
Totally collapsed houses: 0
Halfly collapsed houses: 1
Partially damaged houses: 16
Inundation above floor level: 580
Inundation below floor level: 1,189
Nonresidential buildings: 1
Cabinet Office 2014/08/05
Killed: 1
Missing: 0
Seriously injured: 1
Slightly injured: 5
Totally collapsed houses: 0
Halfly collapsed houses: 1
Partially damaged houses: 16
Inundation above floor level: 482
Inundation below floor level: 824
Nonresidential buildings: 0
Cabinet Office 2014/08/04
Killed: 1
Missing: 0
Seriously injured: 1
Slightly injured: 5
Totally collapsed houses: 0
Halfly collapsed houses: 1
Partially damaged houses: 16
Inundation above floor level: 479
Inundation below floor level: 817
Nonresidential buildings: 0
Cabinet Office 2014/08/03
Killed: 0
Missing: 0
Seriously injured: 1
Slightly injured: 4
Totally collapsed houses: 0
Halfly collapsed houses: 0
Partially damaged houses: 15
Inundation above floor level: 40
Inundation below floor level: 349
Nonresidential buildings: 0

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Report/Articles

Cabinet Office 2014/08/07
Report of Cabinet Office as at 19:30, 7 August 2014

Cabinet Office 2014/08/07
Report of Cabinet Office as at 09:30, 7 August 2014

Cabinet Office 2014/08/06
Report of Cabinet Office as at 22:00, 6 August 2014

Cabinet Office 2014/08/06
Report of Cabinet Office as at 09:30, 6 August 2014

Cabinet Office 2014/08/05
Report of Cabinet Office as at 09:30, 5 August 2014

Cabinet Office 2014/08/04
Report of Cabinet Office as at 20:00, 4 August 2014

Cabinet Office 2014/08/03
Report of Cabinet Office as at 18:00, 3 August 2014

The Japan Times 2014/08/04
According to JMA, the typhoon dumped about 120 mm of rain per hour Sunday morning in the affected areas, including the cities of Kami, Kochi Prefecture.

Pictures

Digital Typhoon
Typhoon 201412 (NAKRI)