Typhoon Lionrock - updates

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Lionrock death toll at 17 as Japan braces for new typhoon

Sep 04, 2016 - 8:00 PM

As Japan reels from Typhoon Lionrock another typhoon – Namtheun – is bearing down on the country s main island of Kyushu

Firefighters search missing victims after Typhoon Lionrock made landfall in Iwaizumi, Iwate prefecture on September 2, 2016.  Surging flood water and mud brought by a devastating typhoon killed nine people in an elderly care home in northern Japan, officials said on August 31, after the third storm in two weeks ripped through the country. / AFP PHOTO / JIJI PRESS / JIJI PRESS / Japan OUT

Japan typhoon death toll rises to 14

Sep 02, 2016 - 3:03 PM

As of Friday morning more than 1 000 people were still cut off in isolated communities in Iwate prefecture which includes Iwaizumi the prefectural government says

LIONROCK DEATHS. Firefighters search for missing victims after Typhoon Lionrock made landfall in Iwaizumi, Iwate prefecture on September 2, 2016. Photo by Jiji Press/ AFP

17 unaccounted for in typhoon-hit northern Japan

Sep 01, 2016 - 3:32 PM

Typhoon Lionrock tore through the region dumping torrential rain over a wide area stranding communities with roads and bridges destroyed or blocked authorities say

AFTERMATH. This picture provided by Tokachi Mainichi Newspaper via Jiji Press on August 31, 2016 shows an aerial view of the town of Memuro damaged by flood in Hokkaido prefecture, after Typhoon Lionrock struck overnight.  Tokachi Mainichi / Jiji Press / AFP

Japan typhoon kills 9 in elderly home

Aug 31, 2016 - 2:26 PM

UPDATED At least 5 others are missing in northern Japan following the onslaught of Typhoon Lionrock

This picture provided by Tokachi Mainichi Newspaper via Jiji Press on August 31, 2016 shows a house swept down a river at the town of Shimizu in Hokkaido prefecture, after Typhoon Lionrock struck overnight. Tokachi Mainichi / Jiji Press / AFP

Strong typhoon Lionrock slams into Japan's northeast

Aug 30, 2016 - 5:29 PM

UPDATED Typhoon Lionrock makes landfall near the city of Ofunato shortly before 6 pm

Waves beat against the seashore in Ishinomaki, Miyagi prefecture, on August 30, 2016 as Typhoon Lionrock makes its course towards northeastern Japan. Jiji Press/AFP

Monsoon rain in Luzon on Monday

Aug 28, 2016 - 10:25 PM

State weather bureau PAGASA tells Ilocos Cordillera and Central Luzon to be on alert for possible floods and landslides

Southwest monsoon to affect parts of Luzon on Friday

Aug 25, 2016 - 6:00 PM

Typhoon Dindo Lionrock remains inside the Philippine Area of Responsibility but it is not affecting the country

Rain for parts of Luzon, Visayas due to monsoon on Thursday

Aug 24, 2016 - 6:25 PM

Typhoon Dindo Lionrock located near the boundary of the Philippine Area of Responsibility is not directly affecting the country

Satellite image as of August 24, 5 pm. Image courtesy of PAGASA

Typhoon Dindo enters PAR, but won't hit land

Aug 24, 2016 - 2:15 PM

The typhoon is 1 200 kilometers east northeast of Itbayat Batanes It will stay up north based on its forecast track

Satellite image as of August 24, 12 nn. Image courtesy of PAGASA