Super Typhoon Haishen rapidly intensifies and will approach southwestern Japan over the weekend. As the Japan Meteorological Agency is warning and calling for maximum alert, please take action to prepare for safety as soon as possible. For details, please click and visit the following website “NEWS from Kochi International Association” and from where you can access the Japan Meteorological Agency as well as Kochi Prefecture Disaster Prevention Information. Upon visiting the website, you may come across the page written in Japanese. If you prefer to see in the other language please select the language at the top of the page.