June 22, 2013. Powerful storms, harbingers going on the Japanese island of typhoon "Lipi", which assigned the serial number of the fourth, claimed the life of an elderly man, a resident of Kagawa Prefecture on the island of Shikoku. During a powerful rain man accidentally fell into a water-filled ditch and could not get out of it.
An approaching typhoon "Lipi" unleashed on Wakayama Prefecture, Kochi, Hiroshima and Yamaguchi monthly rainfall (about 350 mm) in just three days. As a result, in Wakayama forced the evacuation of more than 1,500 residents because of the threat of flooding of their homes.
This weekend, as you move the typhoon is expected to strengthen showers near the island of Kyushu. According to weather forecasts, there will fall to 50 millimeters of rain per hour.