Typhoon Songda strengthens; may hit Fukushima nuclear station, Bloomberg News, May 27, 2011:
Typhoon Songda strengthened to a supertyphoon after battering the Philippines and headed for Japan on a track that may pass over the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant by May 30, a U.S. monitoring center said.
Songda’s winds increased to 150 miles per hour, the U.S. Navy Joint Typhoon Warning Center said on its website. [...]
The center’s forecast graphic includes a possible path over Fukushima Dai-Ichi plant [...]
“We are still considering typhoon measures and can’t announce detailed plans yet,” Takeo Iwamoto, a spokesman at Tokyo Electric Power Co., said by phone when asked about the storm. [...]
Published: May 27th, 2011 at 12:19 pm ET