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The warmth spanning Japan and the Korean Peninsula this past weekend will be whisked away by a storm which will bring the risk of flooding downpours early this week.
Japan will become cooler and wetter through Tuesday night.
Rain totals of 50-100 mm (2-4 inches) with locally higher amounts are expected. Flash flooding may result in low-lying and poor drainage areas. Streams can overflow their banks.
Areas that have received soaking rain recently will be more susceptible to flooding.
Isolated mudslides may also occur, mainly along the southwest-facing slopes of the mountains.
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Following widespread downpours across the Korean peninusla late in the weekend, the downpours shift eastward across Japan and will persist into Tuesday night.
Tokyo may escape the heaviest rain and greatest risk for flooding. However, the rain that targets the city on Tuesday night and early Wednesday morning can still be enough to lead to travel delays.
Throughout Japan, downpours can reduce visibility for motorists and heighten the risk of vehicles hydroplaning when traveling at highway speeds.
Gusty winds may also buffet the southern coast of Japan as the storm moves through.
At midweek, the storm is expected to dampen northern Japan as drier and seasonable conditions prevail over southern and western parts of the country and the Korean Peninsula.
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Thunderstorms may pack a punch in part of the southeastern United States with the risk of isolated torrential downpours and strong wind gusts during Thursday afternoon and evening.
Experts say letting kids know it’s OK to have intense feelings about the situation is a great first step in helping them cope.
Scientists and researchers work to study these powerful phenomena to help us understand how to better protect vulnerable regions and improve resiliency.
Trami remains a powerful typhoon on Wednesday as it slowly meanders toward the Ryukyu Islands of Japan.
Cold air will plunge into the north-central United States by week’s end, possibly bringing the first snowflakes of the season to some communities.
A medida que las temperaturas globales continúan aumentando, es probable que más personas recurran al aire acondicionado para mantenerse frescos. Como resultado, se espera que la demanda de electricidad aumente.
Even though the official start of the South Pacific tropical season is still more than a month away, an area of low pressure could become a named cyclone in the next 24 hours.
Imagine returning home after a major storm wreaked havoc on your neighborhood to discover that your precious family photos are unrecognizable due to mud, rain or floodwater.