Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

There are no current tropical storms.

Newsbytes:

Fiji – Low lying areas in and around the Central Division experienced flooding due to the continuous heavy rain affecting the region. Police have confirmed that Nausori town and areas around Suva and Nasinu are currently flooded. Settlements around Wainadoi had experienced flooding last night.

Vietnam – Seven dams and reservoirs in Quảng Nam and Thừa Thiên-Huế provinces have begun releasing water as the central region experiences torrential downpours. The tropical depression that made landfall in the south-central region over the weekend, together with a cold spell coming down from the north, have brought heavy rain to four localities in the mid-central region, including the provinces of Quảng Trị, Thừa Thiên-Huế and Quảng Nam, as well as Đà Nẵng City. The weather centre has issued alerts on potential flash floods, landslides and flooding in lowland areas in these localities.

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Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.1 Earthquake hits Fiji.

5.0 Earthquake hits the Loyalty Islands.

Iran – Update

The powerful 7.3 magnitude earthquake near the Iraq-Iran border has authorities now saying the quake killed 407 people in the country and injured 6,700.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.7 Earthquake hits Fiji.

5.5 Earthquake hits the Loyalty Islands.

5.1 Earthquake hits the western Indian-Antarctic ridge.

5.0 Earthquake hits Antofagasta, Chile.

5.0 Earthquake hits the Dodecanese Islands – Turkish border region.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

6.2 Earthquake hits Samoa.

5.6 Earthquake hits southeast of the Loyalty Islands.

5.3 Earthquake hits the Loyalty Islands.

5.1 Earthquake hits Samoa.

5.1 Earthquake hits The Kuril islands.

5.1 Earthquake hits Guatemala.

5.1 Earthquake hits the Loyalty Islands.

5.0 Earthquake hits the Mariana Islands.

5.0 Earthquake hits Fiji.

5.0 Earthquake hits the Loyalty Islands.

5.0 Earthquake hits Samoa.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.6 Earthquake hits offshore Chiapas, Mexico.

5.5 Earthquake hits the Bonin Islands off Japan.

5.1 Earthquake hits south of Fiji.

5.1 Earthquake hits south of the Kermedec Islands.

5.0 Earthquake hits off the coast of Chiapas, Mexico.

5.0 Earthquake hits the Fox Islands in the Aleutian Islands.

5.0 Earthquake hits off the coast of Central America.

5.0 Earthquake hits the Sulu Archipelago in the Philippines.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.9 Earthquake hits near the east coast of Honshu, Japan.

5.4 Earthquake hits south of Fiji.

5.4 Earthquake hits Papua, Indonesia.

5.0 Earthquake hits the northern Mid-Atlantic ridge.

5.0 Earthquake hits Papua, Indonesia.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

8.1 Earthquake hits offshore Chiapas, Mexico.

The magnitude 8.1 earthquake that hit the country is the biggest the country has seen in a century. Authorities in Mexico say that a hotel in Oaxaca has collapsed, while 12 people have reportedly died. Tsunami waves were possible, but no reports of unusual waves were received. Buildings as far away as Mexico City swayed in the tremor which caused residents to rush out into the streets. More than a million people were left without power. 62 aftershocks have hit the country so far.

6.1 Earthquake hits the Bonin Islands off Japan.

5.7 Earthquake hits offshore Chiapas, Mexico.

5.5 Earthquake hits Tonga.

5.5 Earthquake hits offshore Oaxaca, Mexico.

5.3 Earthquake hits offshore Chiapas, Mexico.

Two 5.2 Earthquakes hit offshore Chiapas, Mexico.

5.2 Earthquake hits Reykjanes Ridge.

5.0 Earthquake hits south of Fiji.

5.0 Earthquake hits offshore Oaxaca, Mexico.

5.0 Earthquake hits the South Sandwich Islands.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

6.2 Earthquake hits Fiji.

5.4 Earthquake hits the Banda Sea.

5.2 Earthquake hits the Kermedec Islands.

5.1 Earthquake hits off the coast of Aisen, Chile.

5.1 Earthquake hits the South Sandwich Islands.

5.0 Earthquake hits central Peru.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.8 Earthquake hits south of Fiji.

5.3 Earthquake hits south of Fiji.

5.2 Earthquake hits off the east coast of Kamchatka.

5.1 Earthquake hits Coquimbo, Chile.

5.0 Earthquake hits Timor.

5.0 Earthquake hits Halmahera, Indonesia.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

6.2 Earthquake hits Fiji.

5.4 Earthquake hits the Hindu Kush, Afghanistan.

5.1 Earthquake hits the Philippines.

5.1 Earthquake hits south of Fiji.

5.0 Earthquake hits Tajikistan.

5.0 Earthquake hits Kyrgyzstan.