Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.3 earthquake hits the Gansu-Qinghai border, China.

5.2 earthquake hits southern Alaska.

Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

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Tropical Depression Two-E is located about 750 mi…1210 km SW of the southern tip of Baja California maximum sustained winds…35 mph…55 km/h. Present movement…WNW or 295 degrees at 10 mph…17 km/h. Hazards affected land – none.

Invest 94E is an area of disturbed weather in the East Pacific that has the potential for further tropical development.


Alaska – Officials are keeping a close eye on a glacier outburst flood in Juneau, where a campground has already been evacuated because of rising water.

Philippines – After an hour of rain in Cebu, several areas in the province were flooded on Friday, July 1. State weather agency Pagasa issued a thunderstorm warning over several cities and municipalities in Cebu. Waist-deep floods were reported on in several areas in Cebu City. The floods triggered vehicular gridlock at intersections throughout the city.

India – At least 30 people have lost their lives in northern India due to heavy flooding and landslides caused by torrential rain, officials say.