Current predicted path of Typhoon #4, Guchol:
For those of you not familiar with Aichi Prefecture or Nagoya (the biggest city therein), find the X where the eye of the typhoon is at present, follow the dotted line to the second yellow dot. That’s Nagoya. At this point, it looks like we’ll have a direct hit this evening.
Similarity between Guchol and Isewan Typhoon:
Also, for those not familiar with the Isewan Typhoon, there is a good report on it at:
It gives the history, the changes that have happened since the disaster in 1959, plenty of pictures of the flooding, and a comparison between that typhoon and Hurricane Katrina.