Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.4 earthquake hits the Kuril Islands.

5.3 earthquake hits southern Alaska.

5.3 earthquake hits Vanuatu.

5.3 earthquake hits near the north coast of Papua, Indonesia.

5.2 earthquake hits Guam.

5.1 earthquake hits the Kermedec Islands.

5.1 earthquake hits the Myanmar-India border.

5.0 earthquake hits offshore Oaxaca, Mexico.

5.0 earthquake hits Tonga.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.8 earthquake hits the Bougainville region, Papua New Guinea.

5.7 earthquake hits Tonga.

5.5 earthquake hits Oaxaca, Mexico.

5.5 earthquake hits the Aegean Sea.

5.2 earthquake hits Java, Indonesia.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.7 earthquake hits off the coast of Jalisco, Mexico.

5.4 earthquake hits Vanuatu.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.5 earthquake hits Chiapas, Mexico.

5.2 earthquake hits Mindoro in the Philippines.

5.2 earthquake hits the Kuril Islands.

5.2 earthquake hits southeast of the Loyalty Islands.

5.1 earthquake hits south of Africa.

5.1 earthquake hits the Ryukyu Islands off Japan.

5.1 earthquake hits south of Fiji.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

Two 5.7 earthquakes hit the South Sandwich Islands.

Four 5.5 earthquakes hit off the coast of Oregon.

5.4 earthquake hits the Banda Sea.

5.4 earthquake hits the Gulf of Paris, Venezuela.

Two 5.3 earthquakes hit off the coast of Oregon.

Three 5.2 earthquakes hit off the coast of Oregon.

5.2 earthquake hits the Kermedec islands.

5.2 earthquake hits near the east coast of Honshu, Japan.

Two 5.1 earthquakes hit off the coast of Oregon.

5.1 earthquake hits the Gulf of Paris, Venezuela.

Two 5.0 earthquakes hit off the coast of Oregon.

5.0 earthquake hits offshore Chiapas, Mexico.

5.0 earthquake hits Vanuatu.

5.0 earthquake hits New Ireland, Papua New Guinea.

5.0 earthquake hits near the east coast of Honshu, Japan.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.4 earthquake hits Antofagasta, Chile.

5.4 earthquake hits the mid-Indian ridge.

5.3 earthquake hits the Kermedec Islands.

5.3 earthquake hits the South Sandwich Islands.

5.2 earthquake hits the Peru-Ecuador border.

5.1 earthquake hits Myanmar.

5.1 earthquake hits the west Chile rise.

5.0 earthquake hits near the north coast of New Guinea, Papua New Guinea.

5.0 earthquake hits the South Sandwich Islands.

5.0 earthquake hits Oaxaca, Mexico.

5.0 earthquake hits eastern Turkey.

Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

In the Northwest Pacific Ocean – Tropical depression 22w (Twenty-two), located approximately 372 nm southeast of Hanoi, Vietnam, is tracking northwestward at 09 knots.

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Newsbytes:

Mexico – Flooding in the state of Querétaro, Mexico has left homes damaged and hundreds of people displaced. At least 4 people have lost their lives in what is the second spate of severe flooding in the state in the last 2 weeks. Flooding began after heavy rain on 01 October 2021. Authorities reported several rivers broke their banks, including the San Juan and Querétaro. High dam levels prompted authorities to open flood gates which has prolonged the flooding in some areas. Local media reported 3,500 homes and other buildings were damaged, some of them severely. State authorities said full damage assessments are yet to be completed. Local media also reported 2,440 people had evacuated their homes.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.3 earthquake hits Oaxaca, Mexico.

5.3 earthquake hits south of Alaska.

5.2 earthquake hits south of Fiji.

5.2 earthquake hits near the west coast of Honshu, Japan.

5.1 earthquake hits south of Alaska.

5.0 earthquake hits the Solomon Islands.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.7 earthquake hits the Sichaun-Chongqing border, China.

5.3 earthquake hits South Georgia Island.

5.0 earthquake hits the South Sandwich Islands.

5.0 earthquake hits Chiapas, Mexico.

5.0 earthquake hits the Andreanof Islands in the Aleutian Islands.

5.0 earthquake hits the Kermedec islands.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

7.0 earthquake hits Guerrero, Mexico.

5.5 earthquake hits Tajikistan.

Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

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In the Atlantic Ocean: Hurricane Larry is located about 605 mi…970 km se of Bermuda with maximum sustained winds…115 mph…185 km/h. Present movement…nw or 325 degrees at 10 mph…17 km/h.

In the Eastern Pacific Ocean: Tropical depression 15e (fifteen), located approximately 1021 nm southeast of San Diego, is tracking north-northwestward at 03 knots.

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In the northwest Pacific Ocean: Tropical storm (ts) 18w (Conson), located approximately 32 nm south-southwest of Manila, Philippines, is tracking northwestward at 07 knots.

Super Typhoon 19w (Chanthu), located approximately 683 south-southeast of Kadena AFB, is tracking west-southwestward at 10 knots.

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Newsbytes:

Mexico – Further flooding in central Mexico has caused the tragic deaths of at least 17 patients of a hospital in Hidalgo State. Heavy rainfall on 07 September 2021 caused the Tula and Rosas rivers to break their banks in the municipality of Tula de Allende (known as Tula) in Hidalgo State, situated about 70 km / 45 miles north of Mexico City. Flood waters swept through streets and into buildings, including the hospital of the Mexican Institute of Social Security (IMSS). Flooding also knocked out power in the area including the hospital which was caring for several COVID-19 patients.

Uganda – Around 270 people have been displaced from their homes after further flooding in Kasese District in Western Uganda. According to Uganda Red Cross, flooding has affected communities in Karusandara and Kanyengeya in Kasese District over the last few days. Heavy rain from 03 September 2021 caused the Nyamwamba to break its banks.

Ecuador – Three people have died and 2 are still missing after flash floods in Tungurahua Province in central Ecuador on 05 September 2021. Flooding struck in areas around Baños de Agua Santa (known as Baños) after heavy rain caused the La Estancia river to break its banks. Landslides were also reported in the area, and a bridge was severely damaged leaving around 50 people isolated in the La Estancia sector. Five people were swept away in the floods.

Nepal – Hundreds of homes were damaged and residents rescued after flash floods in areas of Kathmandu, capital of Nepal, on 06 September 2021. Meanwhile officials in the country report that over 60 people have lost their lives in flood and landslides over the last 4 weeks. Flooding began in Kathmandu after heavy rainfall late 05 to early 06 September. Some areas saw more than 120mm of rain in around 8 hours. The September average for Kathmandu is around 200 mm. Over 380 houses were damaged and more than 200 people rescued by teams from police and military across the city. No injuries or fatalities were reported.

Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

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In the Atlantic Ocean: Hurricane Larry is located about 830 mi…1340 km se of Bermuda with maximum sustained winds…120 mph…195 km/h. Present movement…nw or 315 degrees at 10 mph…17 km/h.

In the northwest Pacific Ocean: Tropical storm (ts) 18w (Conson), located approximately 184 nm southeast of Manila, Philippines, is tracking west-northwestward at 11 knots.

Typhoon 19w (Chanthu), located approximately 764 southeast of Kadena AFB, is tracking west-northwestward at 10 knots.

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Newsbytes:

India – Heavy rain brought by a Low Pressure Area over the Bay of Bengal caused flooding in the states of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh in India from 06 September 2021. As much as 390 mm of rain fell in 24 hours in Telangana. Heavy rain from the Low Pressure Area fell on ground already saturated by rainfall during the previous 6 days. Roads were swamped and traffic brought to a standstill in low-lying areas of Warangal city. Damaged roads left some rural areas isolated. According to reports, at least 3 people have lost their lives as a result of the flooding in Telangana. In separate incidents, 2 people died in Bhadradri Kothagudem district and another in Warangal district.

Mexico – Two people have died and dozens of vehicles swept away after violent flash floods in the municipality of Ecatepec in Mexico. Heavy rain fell during the afternoon of 06 September, triggering the flash floods in Ecatepec and parts of neighbouring Nezahualcóyotl. Authorities said 24 mm of rain fell in 90 minutes, mainly in the central area of ​​San Cristóbal and in the communities of the Sierra de Guadalupe. Images shared on Social Media showed mud and flood water flowing through streets, dragging along vehicles and debris in Ecatepec. Many of the main roads in the area were blocked, causing chaos for drivers.

Indonesia – At least 2 people have died and 1 is still missing after flash floods swept through a village in East Nusa Tenggara Province Indonesia on 04 September 2021. Elsewhere in the country, provinces on the island of Borneo have seen severe flooding since late August, affecting thousands of residents.

Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

In the Atlantic Ocean: Hurricane Larry is located about 1140 mi…1830 km e of the Leeward islands with maximum sustained winds…115 mph…185 km/h. Present movement…wnw or 295 degrees at 16 mph…26 km/h.

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Nepal – A landslide in the Parbat district of Nepal has claimed lives of six people and left two others missing. The landslide was triggered by heavy rainfall in the district affecting Durlung of Kushma Municipality and Modi Mural Municipality.

Mexico – Intense rainfall in central Mexico caused rivers and streams to overflow in several municipalities of the state of Morelos on 02 September 2021. Authorities reported floods in Tlayacapan, Ayala, Cuautla, Yautepec, Jonacatepec, Jantetelco, Yecapixtla and Tepalcingo. Four people lost their lives and 1 person is still missing. Over 300 houses were damaged, some severely, affecting an estimated 1,600 residents. Sixty homes were damaged in Tlayacapan, where the 4 fatalities were reported.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.4 earthquake hits the South Sandwich Islands.

5.1 earthquake hits the South Sandwich Islands.

5.1 earthquake hits Veraceuz, Mexico.

5.0 earthquake hits the Kuril Islands.

Two 5.0 earthquakes hit the South Sandwich Islands.

Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

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In the Atlantic Ocean: Tropical Storm Ida is located about 65 mi…105 km ssw of Jackson Mississippi with maximum sustained winds…45 mph…75 km/h. Present movement…n or 360 degrees at 8 mph…13 km/h.

Tropical Depression Ten is located about 775 mi…1245 km ene of the Leeward islands with maximum sustained winds…35 mph…55 km/h. Present movement…n or 360 degrees at 8 mph…13 km/h.

In the Eastern Pacific Ocean: Tropical depression 14e (Nora), located approximately 664 nm southeast of San Diego, is tracking north-northwestward at 08 knots. Final warning.

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Newsbytes:

Spain – Record rain fell in parts of the Province of Castellón in the region of Valencia in Spain on 29 August 2021, causing flash floods. Flooding damaged homes and roads in the coastal town of Benicàssim where about 50 homes were flooded.

India – Disaster management authorities in the state of Assam, northeastern India, report that flooding has worsened over the last few days with 16 of the state’s 34 districts now affected. Rivers are above the danger mark in 8 locations. A total of 258,191 people have now been affected by the floods across 732 villages in 16 districts.

Mexico – Civil Protection in Jalisco State on the Pacific Ocean in western Mexico reported at least 3 people were injured in floods and landslides following heavy rain brought by Hurricane Nora. Nora made a brief landfall in Jalisco on 28 August 2021, crossing the cape south of Puerto Vallarta. Strong winds downed trees and high waves, storm surge and heavy rain caused flooding in coastal areas. State Civil Protection urged residents along the coast to avoid beaches, rivers or streams.

Louisiana, USA – Ida, the category 4 hurricane made landfall at around noon on Sunday, with winds reaching 150 miles per hour (mph). It left a wake of destruction in its path, causing a major power outage in Louisiana. At least one person was reported to have died.