Powerful Tornado Destroys Dozens of Homes in Chiba, Japan
Posted by feww on September 7, 2015
Tornado tears through central Japan
A powerful tornado tore through central Japan, destroying or damaging more than 100 homes and injuring about a dozen people in Chiba city, near Tokyo.
The tornado reportedly uprooted scores of utility posts, and damaged cars and trains.
Meanwhile, Tropical Storm ETAU moved closer to Kii Peninsula, Japan, threatening to dump up to 20 inches of rain on the western part of the Kansai region, which would trigger severe flooding and landslides.