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Friday
May272011

Supertyphoon headed for Japan could hit Fukushima nuclear site

Projected path of super typhoon which could hit Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in northeast JapanTyphoon Songda has been upgraded to a supertyphoon after hitting the Philippines and is on track for Japan, with the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant in its pathway. The U.S. Navy Joint Typhoon Warning Center currently predicts that the typhoon could pass over the Fukushima nuclear site on Monday, Japan time. TEPCO is reportedly planning protective measures but has not announced them. Bloomberg News has reported on this situation.