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Tropical storm Talas could cause as much as $600m of losses in Japan

8th September 2011

Risk modeller AIR Worldwide has reported that tropical storm Talas, which made landfall on the Japanese island Shikoku on Friday before heading across the main island of Honshu has caused extensive damage despite being a weak storm. Talas dropped significant amounts of rainfall on Japan as it slowed and crossed the islands very slowly, allowing […]

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