Typhoon Mindulle passing near Japan’s coast
Update: 1st of October, 1:00 p.m. UTC
Cyclone Mindulle Category 1 is still a strong storm with maximum sustainable winds of 120 km/h. It is currently moving north-northeast approximately 290km east of Chōshi.
The storm is bringing heavy rain and strong gusts to Japan's Pacific coast. Air and train services are disrupted, over 100 flights has been cancelled.
Mindulle is travelling at speed of around 40 kilometers per hour and it is expected to weaken into an extratropical depression east of Japan by Saturday evening.