I get a shiver in my bones just thinking about the weather...
-- Natalie Merchant, "Talk About The Weather" (1987)
The Yomiuri Shimbun is reporting that the typhoon fast approaching the Kanto Area is a "once-in-a-decade strength storm." (Link - J)
Which leaves me not entirely confident about Diet question time happening tomorrow, at least not as scheduled.
To those who argue against the reality of human agency accelerated climate change, please change your minds...or get your first one, if you have heretofore lived without.
Later - Thirteen confirmed dead; 51 missing. With all the advance notice, work stoppages, robust infrastructure and media near-hysteria one could ask for. (Link - J)
And as this is typed, a bright, warm sun shines upon the aftermath.
Image of Typhoon #26 courtesy: Japan Meteorological Agency