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Old 03-15-2011, 12:11 AM
 
Location: US Empire, Pac NW
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Of course, Google has an excellent map with new information about local shelters, posts from local governments, and other info.

Yas Idei, a Tokyoite, is tweeting his stories: Twitter
(most concerning is one where he tweets an unconfirmed report of radiation levels at Saitama 40x higher than normal)

I'm also watching NHK World news (and other news outlets online): NHK WORLD - Watch live TV channel in high quality | Livestation

Wind directions at the moment are pointed towards Tokyo, but are likely to shift eastward tomorrow.

Japan Meteorological Agency |

Meanwhile, the French Embassy has warned its citizens to not go outdoors.

Low-level radioactive wind may reach Tokyo in 10 hours: France - World - DNA
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Old 03-15-2011, 12:25 PM
 
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Been watching closely myself. I have a friend who married a Japanese girl and moved there. Their house is 120 miles from the nuclear plant that they are unable to get power to and is in risk of meltdown. He said if things dont get better soon he is flying home.
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