Super Typhoon Jelawat gusts up to nearly 300 km/h (186 mph), heading toward Japan
[snip] . . . On Wednesday, September 26, Jelawat was located 455 nautical miles (524 miles/843 km) south-southwest of Kadena Air Base, Okinawa, Japan, and has tracked northwestward at 8 knots (9.2 mph/15 km/h). The powerful system was moving northeast of the island of Luzon in the Philippines with maximum sustained winds of 242 km/h (150 mph) with higher gusts up to 298 km/h (185 mph). A tornado was seen in northern Japan due to strong storms on Tuesday.
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