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Japan: Flood: 2022/08/04 Country Information on DRR

Period 2022/08/04
Country or District Japan
Event Type Flood
Outline About 540,000 people in the Tohoku and Hokuriku regions were instructed to evacuate as of Thursday morning, 4 August 2020 as torrential rain swept through the Sea of Japan coast, causing floods and landslides.
Human Impact Physical Impact Others
Cabinet Office 2022/08/05
Missing: 1
Severely injured: 1
Slightly injured: 3
Partially damaged houses: 7
Houses inundated above floor level: 114
Houses inundated below floor level: 476

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Cabinet Office 2022/08/05
Report of Cabinet Office as at 12:00, 5 August 2022

FloodList 2022/08/04
Disaster authorities reported one person was missing in Ichinohe in Iwate Prefecture. The Chief Cabinet Secretary said there were several other reports of missing people.