Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

In the Northwest Pacific Ocean: Typhoon 02W (Mawar) is located approximately 13 nm west-northwest of Andersen AFB, is tracking west-northwestward at 05 knots.

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Spain – Andalusia, Murcia and Valencia were all on alert on Tuesday as heavy rainfall across southern Spain caused flash flooding and forced many schools to close. Classes were cancelled in more than 30 municipalities due to heavy rains on Tuesday, mainly in the areas of Murcia, Almería and Alicante. The conditions also forced the interruption of train services between Cartagena and Murcia. A record rainfall figure for the month of May, which hasn’t been seen in a hundred years, was recorded in Ontinyent with 127.4 litres of rain per square metre falling in the last twelve hours.