Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.3 earthquake hits Fiji.

5.2 earthquake hits the Alamagan region, North Mariana Islands.

5.2 earthquake hits south of the Kermedec Islands.

5.1 earthquake hits offshore El Salvador.

5.1 earthquake hits the Kermedec Islands.

5.1 earthquake hits the Nias region, Indonesia.

5.1 earthquake hits New Britain, Papua New Guinea.

5.0 earthquake hits Panama.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.6 earthquake hits Santiago del Estero, Argentina.

5.2 earthquake hits the Andreanof Islands in the Aleutian Islands.

5.1 earthquake hits El Salvador.

5.1 earthquake hits the Santa Cruz Islands.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

6.1 earthquake hits the South Sandwich Islands.

5.3 earthquake hits Alaska.

5.2 earthquake hits near the east coast of Honshu, Japan.

5.2 earthquake hits near the south coast of western Honshu.

5.0 earthquake hits Vanuatu.

5.0 earthquake hits the Loyalty Islands.

5.0 earthquake hits offshore El Salvador.

5.0 earthquake hits the South Sandwich Islands.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.6 earthquake hits eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea.

5.1 earthquake hits Tonga.

5.1 earthquake hits Vanuatu.

5.0 earthquake hits Tajikistan.

5.0 earthquake hits offshore El Salvador.

5.0 earthquake hits the Solomon Islands.

5.0 earthquake hits offshore Coquimbp, Chile.

5.0 earthquake hits eastern Honshu, Japan.

Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

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In the Eastern Pacific Ocean: Tropical storm 11e (Kevin), located approximately 1057 nm south-southeast of San Diego, is tracking west-northwestward at 06 knots.

In the northwestern Pacific Ocean: Tropical storm 13w (Lupit), located approximately 193 nm northeast of Iwakuni, Japan, is tracking northeastward at 15 knots.

Tropical storm 14w (Miranae), located approximately 429 nm east-southeast of Misawa, Japan, is tracking east-northeastward at 24 knots.

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Newsbytes:

El Salvador – Storms, strong winds and heavy rain affected El Salvador from 02 August, 2021. Four homes were damaged by floods in southern parts of the city of San Salvador and another in Chanmico canton of the municipality of San Juan Opico, La Libertad department. Further heavy rain from 06 August caused powerful flash floods in San Miguel city and surrounding areas in San Miguel department. Firefighters rescued people from vehicles in flood water. No injuries were reported.

India – Officials in Madhya Pradesh, India, report that as many as 24 people have now died as a result of the flooding and heavy rainfall that has affected the state since the start of August. As many as 8,832 people have been rescued from flooded areas, thanks to a massive rescue effort from Air Force, Army and National and State Disaster Response Forces. A further 29,280 others have evacuated their homes.

Indonesia – At least 2 people died and hundreds of homes were damaged by floods and landslides across 5 provinces in the first week of August. Heavy rainfall in South Sulawesi Province in early August caused several rivers to overflow in North Luwu Regency. On 03 August the Masamba river broke its banks, flooding areas of Masamba district, affecting about 750 residents and inundating 150 homes. A few days later, further heavy rain caused the Uraso and Lampuawa rivers to overflow on 06 August, damaging around 100 homes and affecting 500 residents of Bone Bone and South Sumakaju districts. Flood water was 60cm deep in some areas. Heavy rainfall triggered a landslide in Central Tarakan District, North Kalimantan on 05 August 2021, burying a house in Selengkung Village. One person died in the incident. Heavy rainfall also caused landslides in two locations of Kelimutu District, Ende Regency. Three houses and a school were severely damaged. Around 20 people were displaced and 41 homes damaged by floods in Serang Regency in Banten Province on 01 August after the overflow of a local river. Flood waters were up to 1.3 metres deep in some areas. Further flooding affected the province on 05 August, when over 100 homes were damaged by floods in the Cilegon City area. A long period of heavy rain on 01 August caused flooding in Rawa Panjang and Pabuaran in Bogor Regency of West Java Province. A total of 190 people were affected and 69 homes damaged.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.7 earthquake hits west of Macquarie Island.

5.6 earthquake hits offshore Atacama, Chile.

5.4 earthquake hits Nevada, USA.

5.4 earthquake hits the Pacific-Antarctic ridge.

5.3 earthquake hits the Izu Islands off Japan.

5.3 earthquake hits off the coast of Tarapaca, Chile.

5.2 earthquake hits southern Xinjiang, China.

5.2 earthquake hits Southern California.

5.2 earthquake hits Tarapaca, Chile.

5.1 earthquake hits southern Qinghai, China.

5.1 earthquake hits offshore El Salvador.

5.0 earthquake hits mindanao in the Philippines.

5.0 earthquake hits Tonga.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.8 earthquake hits Mindoro in the Philippines.

5.6 earthquake hits New Britain, Papua New Guinea.

5.3 earthquake hits Fiji.

5.3 earthquake hits offshore El Salvador.

5.2 earthquake hits Greece.

5.1 earthquake hits southern Peru.

5.1 earthquake hits offshore El Salvador.

Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

In the northwest Pacific Ocean: Tropical storm (ts) 02w (Surigae), located approximately 397 nm south-southwest of Kadena AFB. Japan, is tracking north-northeastward at 07 knots.

In the Southern Hemisphere: Tropical cyclone 29s (jobo), located approximately 513 nm north of Antananarivo, Madagascar, is tracking west-southwestward at 08 knots.

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Newsbytes:

El Salvador – The government and disaster authorities in El Salvador reported heavy rain and storms across the country from 19 April 2021, resulting in damages, power cuts, floods and evacuations. 70.8mm of rain fell in 24 hours to 20 April in El Jocote, San Matías, La Libertad Department. The following day 85.4 mm of rain fell in La Union, La Unión Department, and 108.4 mm in Jalponga, La Paz, El Salvador Department.

Peru – Flooding in the central regions of Junín and Cusco has damaged or destroyed around 35 homes as well as roads, a bridge and a school. Flooding occurred after heavy rainfall from around 19 April 2021. 68mm of rain fell in 24 hours to 20 April in Pichari town, capital of the Pichari District, La Convención Province, Cusco Region.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.4 earthquake hits offshore El Salvador.

5.1 earthquake hits south of Fiji.

5.1 earthquake hits off the coast of southern Peru.

5.0 earthquake hits southeast of the Loyalty Islands.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.6 earthquake hits the central east Pacific rise.

5.1 earthquake hits the western Indian-Antarctic ridge.

5.0 earthquake hits the Babuyan Islands in the Philippines.

5.0 earthquake hits El Salvador.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.3 earthquake hits the mid-Indian ridge.

5.2 earthquake hits south of Fiji.

5.2 earthquake hits Tonga.

5.2 earthquake hits offshore El Salvador.

5.0 earthquake hits the Izu Islands off Jaan.

5.0 earthquake hits the Volcano Islands off Japan.

Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

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In the Western Pacific Ocean: Super Typhoon 22w (Goni), located approximately 383 nm east of Manila, Philippines, is tracking west-southwestward at 13 knots.

Tropical depression 23w (Atsani), located approximately 1029 nm east of Manila, Philippines, is tracking northwestward at 13 knots.

NewsBytes:

El Salvador – Heavy rainfall in El Salvador triggered a massive landslide in the municipality of Nejapa in San Salvador department late on 29 October 2020. At least 7 people have died and 35 more are suspected missing. The landslide buried homes in the village of Los Angelitos, situated on the slopes of the San Salvador Volcano. Civil Protection said that the landslide and debris flows pushed mud, rocks and logs down the hillside, carving a route approximately 4 km in length.

Indonesia – Disaster authorities in Indonesia have reported further flooding in parts of Java Island, displacing almost 600 people and affecting over 7,000. One person died after flash floods struck Cimahi City in West Java Province on 25 October 2020. Around 70 homes were damaged, affecting 290 people. The following day flooding in Kroya district in Cilacap, Central Java Province affected 1065 people and displaced 25. Heavy rain caused the Ciputrahaji and Cikaso rivers to break their banks on 27 October, flooding areas of Ciamis Region, West Java Province 27 October.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.1 earthquake hits offshore El Salvador.

5.1 earthquake hits the Kermedec Islands.

5.0 earthquake hits Tonga.

5.0 earthquake hits Mozambique.

5.0 earthquake hits eastern Xizang, China.

5.0 earthquake hits the South Georgia Islands.

Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

In the Eastern Pacific Ocean: Tropical depression 02e (Amanda), located approximately 1798 nm east-southeast of San Diego, is tracking northward at 12 knots.

NewsBytes:

El Salvador – At least seven people have died and hundreds have been moved to makeshift shelters due to the persistent rain across El Salvador since Friday, which has caused flooding and landslides. Hundreds of families continue to be at risk of losing their homes due to landslides and subsidence in vulnerable areas.

Kenya – More than 600 families in Lamu County have been left in the cold after their houses were submerged by ravaging floods. The floods, which mostly affected Chalaluma, Moa and Dide Waride villages in Witu Division, Lamu West were caused by River Tana and the Nyongoro tributary which broke their banks recently due to the ongoing heavy rains.

New Zealand – Parts of the Coromandel Peninsula were closed due to flooding as the first day of winter made its presence felt. Heavy rain and blustery winds hammered the upper North Island on Monday. Coromandel Peninsula got a drenching overnight, causing slips, closing roads and making travel treacherous on the long weekend.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.5 earthquake hits the Pacific-Antarctic ridge.

5.1 earthquake hits the South Sandwich Islands.

5.1 earthquake hits southern Xinjiang, China.

5.0 earthquake hits offshore El Salvador.