Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.2 earthquake hits the Santa Cruz Islands.

5.1 earthquake hits Iceland.

5.1 earthquake hits Fiji.

5.0 earthquake hits the Moro Gulf, Mindanao, Philippines.

Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

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In the Eastern Pacific Ocean: Tropical Storm 07e (Frank), located approximately 668 nm southwest of San Diego, is tracking northwestward at 09 knots.

Tropical Depression 07e (Georgette), located approximately 1387 nm southwest of San Diego, is tracking north-northeastward at 04 knots.


Uganda – Catastrophic flooding and landslides in the Eastern Region of Uganda have left at least 10 dead and hundreds homeless after heavy rain caused rivers to overflow. Flooding and landslides struck following heavy rain on the slopes of Mount Elgon late on 30 July 2022. Areas of Mbale, Kapchorwa and Sironko Districts in Eastern Region have all been severely affected. Houses were submerged and crops and roads wiped out.