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elsewhere

I forgot to add: this page on NHK's site (Japanese only) has up to date info on the status of all railways in Japan. I don't see a similar page in English, if you see one let me know. www3.nhk.or.jp/news/traffic/

recently on twitter - Mon, 2019-10-14 09:00
I forgot to add: this page on NHK's site (Japanese only) has up to date info on the status of all railways in Japan. I don't see a similar page in English, if you see one let me know. www3.nhk.or.jp/news/traffic/

Hoping you are getting this info at the station, but just in case. All other Shinkansen lines are back on regular schedules. /end

recently on twitter - Mon, 2019-10-14 09:00
Hoping you are getting this info at the station, but just in case. All other Shinkansen lines are back on regular schedules. /end

Argh. If the thread gets cut off here for you, this should be the continuation. twitter.com/makiwi/status/…

recently on twitter - Mon, 2019-10-14 02:00
Argh. If the thread gets cut off here for you, this should be the continuation. twitter.com/makiwi/status/…

So for a real update on the aftermath of Typhoon Hagibis: 60 dead, 14 still known to be missing, 211 injuries. Some areas are still unreachable too. Massive damage. But it could have been way, way worse. www3.nhk.or.jp/news/html/2019…

recently on twitter - Mon, 2019-10-14 01:00
So for a real update on the aftermath of Typhoon Hagibis: 60 dead, 14 still known to be missing, 211 injuries. Some areas are still unreachable too. Massive damage. But it could have been way, way worse. www3.nhk.or.jp/news/html/2019…

This is just being irresponsible - for what? Likes and views?

recently on twitter - Mon, 2019-10-14 01:00
This is just being irresponsible - for what? Likes and views?

I wasn't going to link to this shit tweet but it just makes me so mad, especially coming from someone with a blue checkmark. This is a compilation video of past typhoons, not all of which are even from Japan. twitter.com/AssaadRazzouk/…

recently on twitter - Mon, 2019-10-14 01:00
I wasn't going to link to this shit tweet but it just makes me so mad, especially coming from someone with a blue checkmark. This is a compilation video of past typhoons, not all of which are even from Japan. twitter.com/AssaadRazzouk/…

it's aka 地下神殿 - the Underground Temple. ^_^;

recently on twitter - Mon, 2019-10-14 01:00
it's aka 地下神殿 - the Underground Temple. ^_^;

Scotland fans after the rugby match last night from Shin Yokohama station. (FWIW the OP thought they were very gracious in defeat.) twitter.com/iwaneba/status…

recently on twitter - Mon, 2019-10-14 01:00
Scotland fans after the rugby match last night from Shin Yokohama station. (FWIW the OP thought they were very gracious in defeat.) twitter.com/iwaneba/status…

*dive -r

recently on twitter - Sun, 2019-10-13 20:00
*dive -r

For a deeper diver, here's a brief history (in Japanese) of the Arakawa Drainage Canal, built in 1911 after a very bad flood. ktr.mlit.go.jp/arage/arage000… 12/

recently on twitter - Sun, 2019-10-13 20:00
For a deeper diver, here's a brief history (in Japanese) of the Arakawa Drainage Canal, built in 1911 after a very bad flood. ktr.mlit.go.jp/arage/arage000… 12/

One of the worst hit regions is near Chikuma River in Nagano. People are still stranded, and it may take 2 weeks for the water to recede. twitter.com/nhk_news/statu…

recently on twitter - Sun, 2019-10-13 11:56
One of the worst hit regions is near Chikuma River in Nagano. People are still stranded, and it may take 2 weeks for the water to recede. twitter.com/nhk_news/statu…

(The Hokuriku Shinkansen connects Tokyo with Kanazawa.)

recently on twitter - Sun, 2019-10-13 11:26
(The Hokuriku Shinkansen connects Tokyo with Kanazawa.)

Possibly the most expensive damage caused by Typhoon Hagibis: 7 of the Hokuriku Shinkansen’s trains were submerged due to the Chikuma River flooding, about 1/3rd of their whole fleet. twitter.com/nikkeiphoto/st…

recently on twitter - Sun, 2019-10-13 11:21
Possibly the most expensive damage caused by Typhoon Hagibis: 7 of the Hokuriku Shinkansen’s trains were submerged due to the Chikuma River flooding, about 1/3rd of their whole fleet. twitter.com/nikkeiphoto/st…

This is how the park around Nissan Stadium looked this morning, doing its other function as a detention basin for Tsurumi River, preventing it from flooding. I hope ppl watching the #RugbyWorldCup give a thought to that. twitter.com/kumajiiii/stat…

recently on twitter - Sun, 2019-10-13 07:00
This is how the park around Nissan Stadium looked this morning, doing its other function as a detention basin for Tsurumi River, preventing it from flooding. I hope ppl watching the give a thought to that. twitter.com/kumajiiii/stat…

Nissan Stadium (where they Japan-Scotland rugby will be tonight) looks fine. twitter.com/shinanogawax/s…

recently on twitter - Sun, 2019-10-13 07:00
Nissan Stadium (where they Japan-Scotland rugby will be tonight) looks fine. twitter.com/shinanogawax/s…

It isn’t over but yanoo.

recently on twitter - Sun, 2019-10-13 02:00
It isn’t over but yanoo.