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Rainy season starts in southwestern Japan's Okinawa, Amami

May 19 (NHK) - Japanese weather officials say the rainy season has officially begun in the Okinawa and Amami regions of the country's southwest.

The rainy season arrived in Okinawa 8 days later than average. Amami saw the season start 6 days later than average.

It is expected to start in other regions of Japan in the coming weeks.

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