Typhoon Hagibis sets in as Japan braces itself for severe weather at Rugby World Cup

Japan is bracing itself to rain and 150mph wind speeds up to 12 inches with Typhoon Hagibis set to disrupt the Rugby World Cup.
The weather has already forced the final Pool D conflict of England with France in Yokohama as well as New Zealands match versus Italy to be called off on Saturday.
Scotland clash on Sunday from the hosts Japan remains in doubt with Scottish Rugby Union seeking advice about the danger that there is a decision accepted for the game, on account of the terms.
The Met Office are reporting the typhoon has weakened in force throughout the previous 24 hours, even though in accordance with the Japan Meteorological Agency, this typhoon is expected to be the most powerful storm of the year of Japan.
The Agency states that gusts up to 135mph could hit Tokyo on Saturday and have warned that the winds could be collapsed in by homes, with the storm predicted to pass within 50 miles of town.
Rainfall of 150-300 mm (6-12 inches) can be forecast to land in areas near Japans capital, taking the probability of flooding.
Hagibis is set to track along the coastal Regions of Chubu and Kanto over Saturday, before going towards the northernmost island of Hokkaido.
Over 900 flights have been cancelled so far and train providers across the state will be disrupted.
You may monitor the development of the typhoon here.
World Rugby gave the following information to enthusiasts from Japan:Be prepared and keep safe, stay inside, assess typhoon-related upgrades frequently and follow the advice of local authorities such as any evacuation orders and make sure youve got basic food requirements.
Keep travel documents and essential medicine with you in case you have to move at short notice and allow friends and family in your home state know you are safe.
The organisation also has urged people to travel if necessary and check updates before beginning journeys.
You can trace @Japan2019_ENG for fans on Twitter for information.

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