Heavy rainstorms hitting many parts of Japan
NHK -- Sep 02
Heavy rainfall is lashing a wide area from western to northeastern Japan. Weather officials say warm, damp air is moving into a rain front over Japan's main island, while a cold air mass is hovering over the country. They say this has destabilized the atmospheric conditions.

94 millimeters of rain was recorded in Tamba, Hyogo Prefecture, during the 1-hour period until around 8 AM on Monday.

Radar images show up to 110 millimeters of rain per hour fell in Kagoshima Prefecture at around the same time.

Source: NHK
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