Typhoon Hagibis, one of the most destructive storms to hit Japan in decades, made landfall on Saturday, Oct. 12, 2019 southwest of Tokyo with wind speeds equivalent to a Category 3 hurricane. TYPHOON Hagibis has killed at least 42 people as it wreaked havoc across Japan in the worst storm to hit the country in recent history. People living in Japan are dealing with the aftermath of Typhoon Hagibis.. However, Typhoon Hagibis, which made landfall in the Shizuoka Prefecture at about 7:00 pm local time on October 12, 2019, is the worst … Typhoon Hagibis Leaves 2 Dead As Flooding And Landslides Threaten Death Toll The typhoon, which has now passed to the northeast of Tokyo, was the largest to … It made landfall Saturday southwest of Tokyo shortly after an earthquake shook the area. Devastating Typhoon Hagibis made landfall on Jana’s mainland on Saturday. The super-storm is … Oct. 16, 2019 – Typhoon Hagibis Leaves Destruction in Its Wake. The nineteenth named storm and the ninth typhoon of the 2019 Pacific typhoon season, Hagibis developed from a tropical wave located … Authorities say they have sent out 110,000 rescue workers and military troops to help those affected by the floods. image caption Typhoon Hagibis was the worst storm to hit the country in decades More than 110,000 people are taking part in search and rescue operations after Typhoon Hagibis … Hagibis, which earlier on Saturday was considered equivalent to a Category 4 hurricane on the five step Saffir-Simpson scale used in the United States, drew comparisons to a deadly 1958 typhoon … Typhoon Hagibis was a large and powerful tropical cyclone that was considered to be the most devastating typhoon to hit the Kantō region of Japan since Ida in 1958. Typhoon Hagibis has brought deadly flooding and landslides to large parts of Japan. Typhoon Hagibis will go down in Japanese history as a multibillion dollar disaster. The damage it left in … Hagibis – meaning “speed” in the Philippine language Tagalog – is Japan’s biggest typhoon in six decades. Hagibis is the largest typhoon to make landfall in Japan in almost 60 years (Credit:NOAA's Himawari satellite /Public domain) Japan, which gets hit by an average of three typhoons annually, is no stranger to the powerful tropical storms. The death toll from Typhoon Hagibis has risen to 74 in Japan, as thousands of residents remain without power or water and evening temperatures hover … The storm, Typhoon Hagibis, is forecast to be Japan's worst typhoon in six decades. Hagibis caused additional impacts to Japan, after Faxai struck the same region one month prior.