• Kyodo, staff report

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The rainy season front over western Japan was gaining force Friday, threatening the Kyushu region with yet another round of torrential rain through Sunday, the Meteorological Agency has warned.

A low pressure system over northeastern China is forecast to move toward the Korean Peninsula on Saturday, giving more force to the rain front over western Japan, the weather agency said.

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