Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:
In the Eastern Pacific: Tropical Depression Greg is located about 1065 mi…1715 km E of South Point Hawaii with maximum sustained winds…35 mph…55 km/h. Present movement…NW or 305 degrees at 13 mph…20 km/h.
Hurricane Irwin is located about 905 mi…1455 km WSW of the southern tip of Baja California with maximum sustained winds…80 mph…130 km/h. Present movement…WSW or 255 degrees at 7 mph…11 km/h.
Hurricane Hilary is located about 460 mi…740 km S of the southern tip of Baja California with maximum sustained winds…105 mph…165 km/h. Present movement…WNW or 285 degrees at 12 mph…19 km/h.
In the Western Pacific: Typhoon 07w (Noru), located approximately 327 nm north-northeast of Minami Tori Shima, is tracking northwestward at 13 knots.
Tropical Depression 09w (Kulap), located approximately 475 nm north-northwest of Minami Tori Shima, is tracking west-southwestward at 11 knots.
Tropical storm 11w (Nesat), located approximately 427 nm east-northeast of Manila, Philippines, is tracking northward at 04 knots.
Illinois, USA – Severe thunderstorms that brought heavy rain, hail and strong winds to northern Illinois on Monday and Tuesday have exacerbated recent flooding in some areas. The storms caused flood levels to rise, just as they were starting to go down.