Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.2 earthquake hits Fiji.

5.1 earthquake hits the Solomon Islands.

Two 5.1 earthquakes hit southern Qinghai, China.

Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

In the Northwest Pacific Ocean: Tropical depression 04w (Four), located approximately 89 nm north-northeast of Sonsorol, is tracking westward at 11 knots.

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Newsbytes:

New Zealand – A state of emergency has been declared for the entire region of Canterbury in New Zealand following torrential rain and flooding. Evacuation notices have been issued in Waimakariri District. The Waimakariri River and Ashley Rakahuri regional parks have been closed, as have dozens of roads across the region. Some areas have seen more than 300mm of rain since 29 May 2021. More heavy rain is forecast and New Zealand’s MetService has issued a “Red Warning For Rain” lasting until the afternoon of 31 May 2021.

Disease

Covid-19

The countries with the 10 greatest number of Covid-19 cases:

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