Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.5 earthquake hits the Ryukyu Islands, Japan.

5.2 earthquake hits northern Peru.

5.2 earthquake hits the Ryukyu Islands, Japan.

Two 5.1 earthquakes hit the Ryukyu Islands, Japan.

5.1 earthquake hits the Kermedec Islands.

Two 5.0 earthquakes hit the Ryukyu Islands, Japan.

Two 5.0 earthquakes hit eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea.

5.0 earthquake hits the Molucca Sea.

5.0 earthquake hits southern Italy.

Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

There are no current tropical storm systems.


Pakistan/Iran Border – Five people died on Sunday due to rains and floods in different areas of Balochistan. The Provincial Disaster Management Authority (PDMA) officials said that several slum houses were damaged in Chagai and Panjgur, while Bolan Panjra Bridge and Sonari Bridge were partially vanished by Kohlu floodwaters due to recent heavy rains. Two people were killed in Khuzdar, and one each in Machh, Lasbela and Ketch in rain-related incidents. Traffic was suspended in Bolan area when alternate route of Panjara bridge was washed away. The Quetta-Karachi Highway near Lasbela was also washed away in the flood torrents. The alternative route of traffic to Karachi was affected while the Quetta-Sabi Highway was closed for all types of traffic. According to officials, after heavy rains and hailstorm in Pakistan-Afghan and Pakistan-Iran border areas of Balochistan, damages were reported in many areas including Kech, Turbat, Mand and Balu.

Florida, USA – EF-2 tornado flips cars, leaves damage trail in South Florida as storms race across Sunshine State on Saturday. The first round of storms triggered severe weather warnings and produced an EF-2 tornado packing 130-mph winds in northern Palm Beach County on Saturday. The second round prompted a Tornado Watch for more than 16 million people across the Florida Peninsula and the Keys on Sunday morning. The storms brought heavy rain and hail to many areas.


Wildfires – BC, Canada

Two B.C. wildfires have officials concerned leading to three evacuation alerts.

The Thompson-Nicola Regional District has issued an evacuation alert due to the Lost Valley Wildfire, which is burning roughly southeast of 100 Mile House.

In the Cariboo region, two evacuation alerts have been issued for the Dripping Water Wildfire, which is also burning out of control. As of 12:20 p.m. Sunday, the fire is an estimated 209 hectares. The Cariboo Regional District issued an evacuation alert for more than 12,500 hectares for 46 parcels in the Dripping Water Area.