Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.4 earthquake hits Unimak Island, Alaska.

5.2 earthquake case Fiji.

5.1 earthquake hits the Jilin-Heilongjiang border, China.

5.0 earthquake hits Guam.

5.0 earthquake hits the Nicobar Islands off India.

Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

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In the North Atlantic Ocean: Sub-Tropical Storm Alberto is located about 125 mi…200 km s of Destin Florida with maximum sustained winds…65 mph…100 km/h. Present movement…nw or 315 degrees at 7 mph…11 km/h.

NewsBytes:

England – Storms caused flash flooding across the West Midlands as more than a month’s rainfall deluged parts of Birmingham in just one hour on Sunday. A man in his 80s died in Walsall after his vehicle was submerged in flooding and parts of Northamptonshire were hit. Met Office amber weather warnings of rain and thunderstorms are in place this afternoon for East Anglia, London and the South East and the South West. Homes and businesses were flooded across Shropshire after heavy rainfall.

Maryland, USA – Flash floods following violent thunderstorms have roared through Maryland state’s Ellicott City sweeping away cars and causing major damage.