Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.6 earthquake hits Buru, Indonesia.

5.6 earthquake hits the Prince Edward Islands.

5.5 earthquake hits near the coast of southern Peru.

5.3 earthquake hits northern Algeria.

5.3 earthquake hits southeast of the Loyalty Islands.

5.3 earthquake hits near the southern coast of western Honshu, Japan.

5.1 earthquake hits south of Fiji.

5.1 earthquake hits Easter Island.

5.1 earthquake hits Puerto Rico.

5.0 earthquake hits southern Iran.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.3 earthquake hits the D’Entrecasteaux Islands.

5.3 earthquake hits Tajikistan.

5.2 earthquake hits the D’Entrecasteaux Islands.

5.2 earthquake hits Puerto Rico.

5.1 earthquake hits the south Atlantic Ocean.

5.0 earthquake hits Puerto Rico.

5.0 earthquake hits the southern east Pacific rise.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

6.0 earthquake hits Crete.

5.5 earthquake hits Taiwan.

5.4 earthquake hits southern Peru.

5.4 earthquake hits the Sunda Strait, Indonesia.

5.3 earthquake hits Puerto Rico.

5.3 earthquake hits Crete.

5.2 earthquake hits Crete.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.2 earthquake hits North Island, New Zealand.

5.1 earthquake hits Puerto Rico.

5.1 earthquake hits the Solomon Islands.

5.1 earthquake hits the Kermedec Islands.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

6.0 earthquake hits the Andreanof Islands in the Aleutian Islands.

5.9 earthquake hits the Andreanof Islands in the Aleutian Islands.

Two 5.3 earthquakes hit the Andreanof Islands in the Aleutian Islands.

5.3 earthquake hits the Kermedec Islands.

5.3 earthquake hits east of North Island, New Zealand.

5.2 earthquake hits east of North Island, New Zealand.

5.2 earthquake hits the Andreanof Islands in the Aleutian Islands.

5.1 earthquake hits eastern Turkey,

5.1 earthquake hits Puerto Rico.

5.1 earthquake hits east of North Island, New Zealand.

5.0 earthquake hits Salta, Argentina.

5.0 earthquake hits the Banda Sea.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.3 earthquake hits southern Xinjiang, China

5.3 earthquake hits Timor, Indonesia.

5.2 earthquake hits Puerto Rico.

5.2 earthquake hits north of Ascension Island.

5.0 earthquake hits Mendoza, Argentina.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.9 earthquake hits Puerto Rico.

5.6 earthquake hits the Bouvet Islands.

5.2 earthquake hits Puerto Rico.

5.1 earthquake hits northwestern Kashmir.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.5 earthquake hits Vanuatu.

5.4 earthquake hits south of Africa.

5.1 earthquake hits Puerto Rico.

5.1 earthquake hits offshore Jalisco, Mexico.

5.1 earthquake hits the southwest Indian ridge

5.1 earthquake hits Vanuatu.

5.0 earthquake hits Vanuatu.

5.0 earthquake hits the Kermedec Islands.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

6.0 earthquake hits Puerto Rico.

6.0 earthquake hits New Britain, Papua New Guinea.

5.2 earthquake hits Nicaragua.

5.2 earthquake hits Potosi, Bolivia.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

6.5 earthquake hits Puerto Rico.

6.2 earthquake hits Simeulue, Indonesia.

5.6 earthquake hits eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea.

5.5 earthquake hits Puerto Rico.

5.3 earthquake hits south of Sumbawa, Indonesia.

5.1 earthquake hits Puerto Rico.

5.1 earthquake hits the Mariana Islands.

5.1 earthquake hits north of Svalbard.

5.0 earthquake hits Puerto Rico.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.7 earthquake hits Puerto Rico.

5.4 earthquake hits north of Ascension Island.

5.2 earthquake hits Mindanao in the Philippines.

5.1 earthquake hits Java, Indonesia.

5.1 earthquake hits Fiji.

5.1 earthquake hits the Ryukyu Islands off Japan.

5.1 earthquake hits Mindanao in the Philippines.

5.0 earthquake hits southeast of Shikoku, Japan.

5.0 earthquake hits the Ryukyu Islands of Japan.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.3 earthquake hits the Prince Edward Islands.

5.2 earthquake hits Kepulauan Sangihe, Indonesia.

5.1 earthquake hits the Kermedec Islands.

5.0 earthquake hits Halmahera, Indonesia.

5.0 earthquake hits Vanuatu.

5.0 earthquake hits Puerto Rico.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

6.3 earthquake hits Puerto Rico.

5.9 earthquake hits Pakistan.

5.5 earthquake hits Crete.

5.3 earthquake hits Fiji.

5.3 earthquake hits the Fox Islands in the Aleutian Islands.

Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

Gl sst mm

In the North Atlantic Ocean: Hurricane Maria is located about 300 mi…485 km ENE of Great Abaco Island and about 475 mi…765 km SSE of Cape Hatteras North Carolina with maximum sustained winds…105 mph…165 km/h. Present movement…N or 350 degrees at 9 mph…15 km/h.

Hurricane Lee is located about 875 mi…1410 km E of Bermuda and about 1375 mi…2210 km WSW of the Azores with maximum sustained winds…90 mph…150 km/h. Present movement…SE or 140 degrees at 3 mph…6 km/h.

In the Eastern Pacific: Tropical Storm Pilar is located about 35 mi…60 km SSW of Cabo Corrientes Mexico and about 115 mi…185 km SSE of Las Islas Marias Mexico with maximum sustained winds…45 mph…75 km/h. Present movement…NNW or 335 degrees at 8 mph…13 km/h.

In the Western Pacific: Tropical depression 22w (Twenty-two), located approximately 226 nm northeast of Da Nang, Vietnam, is tracking west-northwestward at 11 knots.

Newsbytes:

Puerto Rico – The Guajataca Dam in northwest Puerto Rico, built in the 1920’s has collapsed causing “extremely dangerous” flooding. More than 70 000 people are still being evacuated.

Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

Gl sst mm

In the North Atlantic Ocean: Hurricane Maria is located about 165 mi…270 km ENE of San Salvador and about 340 mi…545 km E of Nassau with maximum sustained winds…120 mph…195 km/h. Present movement…NNW or 345 degrees at 9 mph…15 km/h.

Tropical Storm Lee is located about 910 mi…1470 km E of Bermuda with maximum sustained winds…40 mph…65 km/h. Present movement…N or 360 degrees at 6 mph…9 km/h.

Post-tropical Cyclone Jose is located about 140 mi…225 km SE of Nantucket Massachusetts with maximum sustained winds…45 mph…75 km/h. Present movementSE or 140 degrees at 3 mph…6 km/h.

Newsbytes:

Puerto Rico – Emergency officials in Puerto Rico raced on Saturday to evacuate tens of thousands of people from a river valley below a dam in the island’s northwest on the verge of collapse under the weight of flooding in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria. Some 70,000 people live in a cluster of communities under evacuation downstream from the earthen dam on the rain-swollen Guajataca River. Residents of the area were being ferried to higher ground in buses. The rains sparked by Maria had cracked the dam and could cause fatal flooding.

Philippines – Heavy rains in Negros Occidental triggered by a Low Pressure Area have caused flooding and landslide in portions of Sipalay City on Friday. A three-foot high flood hit Barangay Cartagena causing some families to evacuate.