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Thunderstorms anticipated in Japan's Kanto, Tohoku areas

TOKYO, Sept. 4 (Xinhua) — Japan’s climate company stated on Monday that heat and moist air might deliver sturdy thunderstorms to some components of the Kanto and Tohoku areas by means of Tuesday.

The Japanese Meteorological Agency (JMA) stated the air is flowing into the areas alongside the sting of a high-pressure system and a tropical melancholy, which has weakened from Typhoon Kirogi.

The heat and moist air is inflicting rain to fall primarily in areas alongside the Pacific in jap and northern Japan, stated the JMA, warning of potential mudslides, flooding in low-lying areas, lightning strikes, tornadoes and different sturdy gusts and even hail.

The climate officers stated that as a lot as 100 mm of rain is predicted in 24 hours by means of Tuesday morning in some areas of the Kanto area, the Izu Islands and alongside the Pacific within the Tohoku area.

The JMA added that Hokkaido can also expertise sudden thunderstorms and gusts.