55th Anniversary of Typhoon Vera or the “Isewan Typhoon”

On Sept. 26, 1959, a powerful Super Typhoon struck Japan and became the deadliest and most intense tropical cyclone to make landfall in that nation's history.  The storm was given the name Vera from the Joint Typhoon Warning Center's list, but in Japan it became infamous for the damage it did to Ise Bay (Isewan … Continue reading 55th Anniversary of Typhoon Vera or the “Isewan Typhoon”