Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.5 earthquake hits Sonora, Mexico.

5.5 earthquake hits Vanuatu.

5.2 earthquake hits Costa Rica.

Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

There are no current tropical storms.

NewsBytes:

Georgia, USA – Flooding in parts of Georgia prompted Gov. Brian Kemp to declare an emergency in much of the state. It follows recent heavy rains that inundated roads. Rivers, creeks and streams were reported to be rising, even as rainfall was beginning to diminish and move out of the state.

UK – More flooding hell is on the way for drenched Britain with 183 flood alerts posted for south of England and nearly three inches of rain set to fall tomorrow.

Rwanda – Reports from Nyamagabe district indicate that five people died last night when water flooded into  a cave they were praying from. Heavy rains last night caused Rukondo River to overflow leading into a cave located at Kamuhirwa village. A total of 11 people had been about 8 meters inside the cave praying.

Disease

COVID-19

China – China’s National Health Commission reported on Saturday at least 28 new coronavirus deaths as of the end of Friday, bringing to 3,070 the death toll nationwide.

South Korea – In South Korea, authorities reported hundreds of new cases of infections on Saturday, bringing the total above 7,000.

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