With Typhoon N°16 heavy rain, underground water level reaches ground surface at Fukushima Daiichi.

With the heavy rain associated with the approach of typhoon No. 16, Tepco announced that the underground water level of the sea side of the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant area is now at ground level.

There is a possibility that contaminated groundwater has flowed into the sea mixed with the rain.

TEPCO plans soon to analyze the surface of the water and the seawater.