Last Updated: Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Typhoon Vongfong in Japan kills 2, injures 96

Typhoon Vongfong has claimed lives of two person and injured 96 others in Japan.

According to the Japan Meteorological Agency, Vongfong has been downgraded to a tropical storm and was moving northeast at 65 km per hour.

More than 600 flights were cancelled nationwide on Monday and more than 60 cancellations were expected on Tuesday, NHK said.

Typhoon Vongfong (known as Typhoon Ompong in the Philippines) was the most intense tropical cyclone worldwide in 2014.

Original post: Natural Disasters List October 14, 2014