Meteorological Agency

Meteorological Agency News

Japan: One killed, several injured after volcano eruption sparks avalanche at Mount Kusatsu Shirane ski resort
World

Japan: One killed, several injured after volcano eruption sparks avalanche at Mount Kusatsu Shirane ski resort

A Japanese soldier was killed on Tuesday after a volcano erupted near a popular Japanese ski resort, sparking an avalanche that left several injured and scores stranded up a mountain

6.8 magnitude strong earthquake hits Japan but officials say no tsunami risk
World

6.8 magnitude strong earthquake hits Japan but officials say no tsunami risk

A strong earthquake hit Japan on Wednesday in the same region devastated by a major quake and tsunami in 2011. Authorities said there was no risk of tsunami.