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Japan: Heavy Snowfall: 2022/12/22 Country Information on DRR

Period 2022/12/22
Country or District Japan
Event Type Heavy Snowfall
Outline A strong winter pressure pattern from 22 December 2022 brought heavy snowfall over a wide area on the Sea of Japan side from northern Japan to western Japan, with some areas in northern and eastern Japan experiencing enhanced snowfall.
Human Impact Physical Impact Others
Cabinet Office 2022/12/26
Dead: 6
Severely injured: 13
Slightly injured: 21
Partially damaged houses: 22

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Cabinet Office 2022/12/26
Report of Cabinet Office as at 08:30, 26 December 2022