Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

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In the Atlantic Ocean: Hurricane Larry is located about 240 mi…385 km ese of Bermuda with maximum sustained winds…100 mph…155 km/h. Present movement…nnw or 330 degrees at 16 mph…26 km/h.

Tropical Depression Mindy is located about 80 mi…125 km sse of Valdosta Georgia and about 150 mi…240 km sw of Savannah Georgia with maximum sustained winds…35 mph…55 km/h . Pesent movement…ne or 55 degrees at 20 mph…31 km/h.

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In the Eastern Pacific Ocean: Tropical Storm 15e (Olaf), located approximately 900 nm southeast of San Diego, is tracking north-northwestward at 05 knots.

In the northwest Pacific Ocean: Tropical storm (ts) 18w (Conson), located approximately 241 nm west-northwest of Manila, Philippines, is tracking west-northwestward at 14 knots.

Super Typhoon 19w (Chanthu), located approximately 365 east of Manila, Philippines, is tracking west-northwestward at 09 knots.

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Newsbytes:

Sudan – Floods have caused what local authorities described as ‘catastrophic devastation’ in White Nile state, and extra boats have been deployed on the river to evacuate people who have been stranded by floodwater since the beginning of the week. Official sources say that the main stream of the Nile at Atbara has risen since yesterday, but is still almost a metre below 2020 flood levels. More than 1,800 families, estimated at 15,000 people, in 53 villages, have been affected by floods in El Jebelein locality in White Nile state.

France – Nearly two months of rain fell in just a few hours in Lot-et-Garonne Department in southwestern France late on 08 September 2021. Streets of the city of Agen were inundated with over 2 metres of water, according to the city government. Areas of nearby Boé, Nérac and Marmande were also affected and several roads in the area closed. In Boé, part of the roof of a supermarket collapsed under the weight of the rain.

Philippines – Tropical Cyclone Conson (local name Jolina), brought strong winds and heavy rainfall to parts of the Philippines after making its first landfall in Hernani, Eastern Samar on 06 September 2021. Twelve fishermen are missing in roughs seas off the coast of the province of Antique. The storm affected a total of 12,213 people from 2,753 families across the provinces of Albay, Antique, Eastern Samar, Leyte, Masbate, Negros Occidental, Samar and Sorsogon.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

6.0 earthquake hits Fiji.

5.2 earthquake hits Taiwan.

Two 5.1 earthquakes hit Mindanao in the Philippines.

5.1 earthquake hits north of Svalbard.

5.0 earthquake hits the South Sandwich Islands.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.9 earthquake hits Mindanao in the Philippines

5.5 earthquake hits the South Sandwich Islands.

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

5.1 earthquake hits the South Sandwich Islands.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.8 earthquake hits the South Sandwich Islands.

5.7 earthquake hits Mindoro in the Philippines.

Two 5.5 earthquakes hit the South Sandwich Islands.

5.5 earthquake hits the Philippines.

Two 5.4 earthquakes hit the South Sandwich Islands.

5.3 earthquake hits the Kermedec Islands.

5.3 earthquake hits Tonga.

Four 5.3 earthquakes hit the South Sandwich Islands.

Five 5.2 earthquakes hit the South Sandwich Islands.

Five 5.1 earthquakes hit the South Sandwich Islands.

Six 5.0 earthquakes hit the South Sandwich Islands.

5.0 earthquake hots the southern east Pacific rise.

5.0 earthquake hits south of Tonga.

5.0 earthquake hits the Philippine Islands.

5.0 earthquake hits near the coast of Ecuador.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

7.0 earthquake hits the South Sandwich Islands.

6.0 earthquake hits the South Sandwich Islands.

Four 5.9 earthquakes hit the South Sandwich Islands.

5.8 earthquake hits the South Sandwich Islands.

Two 5.7 earthquakes hit the South Sandwich Islands.

Two 5.6 earthquakes hit the South Sandwich Islands.

Five 5.5 earthquakes hit the South Sandwich Islands.

5.4 earthquake hits the South Sandwich Islands.

Five 5.3 earthquakes hit the South Sandwich Islands.

5.3 earthquake hits southern Qinghai, China.

5.3 earthquake hits the Philippine Islands.

5.2 earthquake hits southern Iran.

Two 5.2 earthquakes hit the Philippine Islands.

Four 5.2 earthquakes hit the South Sandwich Islands.

Ten 5.1 earthquakes hit the South Sandwich Islands.

5.1 earthquake hits the Philippine Islands.

5.1 earthquake hits the western Indian-Antarctic ridge.

5.0 earthquake hits the Solomon Islands.

Eleven 5.0 earthquakes hit the South Sandwich Islands.

5.0 earthquake hits southwestern Siberia.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

6.9 earthquake hits Mindanao in the Philippines.

5.5 earthquake hits Fiji.

5.3 earthquake hits the Mariana Islands.

5.2 earthquake hits the Philippines.

5.0 earthquake hits Mindanao in the Philippines.

5.0 earthquake hits the Kermedec Islands.

Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

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In the Eastern Pacific Ocean: Tropical depression 10e (Ignacio), located approximately 757 nm south of San Diego, is tracking east-southeastward at 06 knots.

Tropical Storm 08e (Hilda), located approximately 972 nm south-southwest of San Diego, is tracking northwestward at 08 knots.

In the western Pacific Ocean: Tropical storm 13w (Lupit), located approximately 109 nm east-southeast of Hong Kong, is tracking east-northeastward at 03 knots.

Tropical depression 14w (Fourteen), located approximately 93 nm south-southeast of Kadena AFB, Okinawa, Japan, is tracking northeastward at 14 knots.

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Newsbytes:

India – Air Force helicopters and rescue teams from the Indian Army were deployed to flooded areas in the state of West Bengal in eastern India on 02 August 2021. As of 03 August, 14 people have died and nearly 250,000 displaced by floods across the districts of Purba Bardhaman, Paschim Medinipur, Hooghly, Howrah and South 24 Parganas. The flooding was a result of heavy rainfall and discharge of water from dams. The rainfall was particularly pronounced on 29 July when Diamond Harbour in South 24 Parganas district recorded 218 mm of rain, Midnapore 134 mm and Kolkata 146 mm.

Philipppines – Heavy rainfall associated with the Southwest Monsoon has been falling in the Philippines since late July, causing flooding and landslides. According to authorities, over 60,000 people have been evacuated at some point. The city of Baguio in Benguet Province, Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR) has seen persistent heavy rain since 26 July, recording over 1,000 mm between then and 02 August. Iba, capital of the province of Zambales in Central Luzon region recorded 395 mm of rain in 24 hours to 29 July.

Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

In the Northwest Pacific Ocean: Tropical storm 11w (Nepartak), located approximately 130 nm east-northeast of Yokosuka, Japan, is tracking northward at 09 knots.

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Newsbytes:

Philippines – Over 80,000 people have evacuated their homes in the Philippines after severe weather brought by the southwest monsoon, enhanced by Typhoon Fabian (international name “In-fa”) from 22 July 2021. At least 3 people have died and 5 injured as a result of falling trees or lightning strikes.

Western Europe – Thunderstorms affected parts of western Europe over the weekend 24 to 25 July 2021. Flooding caused traffic chaos on roads in London, UK and Berlin, Germany. Vehicles were swept away by powerful flash floods in Lucerne Canton in Switzerland. Heavy thunderstorms hit Switzerland overnight 24 to 25 July 2021. Strong winds, hail, lightning and heavy rain affected areas of Bern, Lucerne, Neuchâtel and Schwyz Cantons in particular. Storms in South East England on 25 July 2021 brought heavy rain and flooding to parts of the capital, London. Vehicles were stranded on flooded roads, including the on the M11 motorway. Several train stations were closed due to flooding. Parts of Berlin, the German capital, and surrounding areas of the state of Brandenburg saw heavy rain and strong winds on 25 July 2021. Flooding caused disruption on several major roads, including those around Berlin Airport. Berlin Fire Service declared a temporary state of emergency due to the volume of calls. Figures from Deutscher Wetterdienst (DWD) showed that 51.2 mm of rain fell in 1 hour in the locality of Karow in Pankow, north Berlin between 18:00 and 19:00 on 25 July 2021.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

6.6 earthquake hits Mindoro in the Philippines.

5.8 earthquake hits Mindoro in the Philippines.

5.3 earthquake hits south of Tonga.

5.0 earthquake hits Fiji.

5.0 earthquake hits the southern mid-Atlantic ridge.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.4 earthquake hits Mindanao in the Philippines.

5.3 earthquake hits Pakistan.

5.1 earthquake hits Kepulauan Barat Daya, Indonesia.

5.0 earthquake hits Tristan da Cunha.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

6.2 earthquake hits south of Panama.

5.7 earthquake hits Mindanao in the Philippines.

5.5 earthquake hits Tonga.

5.4 earthquake hits Kyushu, Japan.

5.3 earthquake hits the northern mid-Atlantic ridge.

5.2 earthquake hits southeast of the Loyalty Islands.

5.2 earthquake hits near the north coast of New Guinea, Papua New Guinea.

5.1 earthquake hits offshore Northern California.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.5 earthquake hits Fiji.

5.4 earthquake hits the South Sandwich Islands.

5.3 earthquake hits the Kermedec Islands.

5.2 earthquake hits east of the Philippines.

5.2 earthquake hits the Peru-Ecuador border.

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

5.5 earthquake hits the northern mid-Atlantic ridge.

5.3 earthquake hits Mindanao in the Philippines.

5.1 earthquake hits the Kermedec Islands.

5.0 earthquake hits the Kermedec Islands.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.3 earthquake hits Mindanao in the Philippines.

5.1 earthquake hits Mindanao in the Philippines.

5.0 earthquake hits the southern Pacific Ocean.