Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

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In the Atlantic Ocean: Tropical Storm Isaias is located about 100 mi…165 km wsw of Ponce Puerto Rico and about 160 mi…255 km se of Santo Domingo Dominican Republic with maximum sustained winds…60 mph…95 km/h. Present movement…nw or 305 degrees at 21 mph…33 km/h.

NewsBytes:

South Korea – At least 2 people have died in South Korea in the third deadly flood event in the country this month. Torrential rain affected South Chungcheong and North Jeolla provinces and the city of Daejeon, 29 to 30 July. Flash flooding in Daejeon damaged around 100 buildings including a hospital, flooded parking lots and swamped roads and railway lines. Two flood-related fatalities were reported in the city.

Myanmar – The Ayeyarwady River burst its banks, and 6,516 locals from 1,451 households in some areas of Sagaing Region were evacuated from their homes, state media reported. Around 20,000 people have affected by flooding along the Ayeyarwady River in Myanmar, according to Red Cross reports.

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