Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.4 earthquake hits the southwestern Ryukyu Islands off Japan.

5.1 earthquake hits the mid-Indian ridge.

5.0 earthquake hits the Hindu Kush, Afghanistan.

5.0 earthquake hits Kepulauan Barat Daya, Indonesia.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.8 earthquake hits Sulawesi, Indonesia.

5.7 earthquake hits Vanuatu.

5.3 earthquake hits the Banda Sea.

5.2 earthquake hits New Guinea, Papua New Guinea.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

6.0 earthquake hits Mindanao in the Philippines.

5.8 earthquake hits southern Iran.

5.8 earthquake hits near the north coast of papua, Indonesia.

5.7 earthquake hits the South Sandwich Islands.

5.3 earthquake hits south of Fiji.

5.0 earthquake hits western Texas, USA.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.3 earthquake hits Croatia.

5.2 earthquake hits south of Bali, Indonesia.

5.1 earthquake hits Papua, Indonesia.

5.1 earthquake hits Minahasa, Sulawesi, Indonesia.

5.0 earthquake hits Croatia.

5.0 earthquake hits New Guinea, Papua New Guinea.

5.0 earthquake hits the State of Yap, Micronesia.

Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

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In the Southern Hemisphere: Tropical cyclone (tc) 22s (Herold), located approximately 185 nm east-northeast of Port Louis, Mauritius, is tracking east-southeastward at 21 knots.

NewsBytes:

Indonesia – Flash floods in Indonesia’s West Sumatra province turned streets into a muddy river as water rushed through a market.

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Texas, USA – Parts of Old East Dallas recorded nearly 4 inches of rain in just a few hours overnight Sunday into Monday morning. Flash Flooding resulted in some cars partially submerged in water in Old East Dallas. Some streets were temporarily closed because of street flooding.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.5 earthquake hits southern Iran.

5.5 earthquake hits south of Sumbawa, Indonesia.

5.3 earthquake hits the Santa Cruz Islands.

5.3 earthquake hits Kepulauan Sula, Indonesia.

5.2 earthquake hits off the coast of Central America.

5.1 earthquake hits Reykjanes ridge.

5.1 earthquake hits the Gulf of Paris, Venezuela.

5.1 earthquake hits New Britain, Papua New Guinea.

Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

In the Southern Hemisphere: Tropical cyclone (tc) 22s (Herold), located approximately 295north- nm northwest of St Denis, La Reunion, is tracking east-southeastward at 09 knots.

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NewsBytes:

Indonesia – Flooding triggered by incessant heavy rains submerged 316 homes located in two villages in Mount Ijen area, Bondowoso District, East Java Province, on Saturday.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.6 earthquake hits southern Sumatra, Indonesia.

5.5 earthquake hits the Galapagos Islands.

5.3 earthquake hits south of the Kermedec Islands.

5.2 earthquake hits Antofagasta, Chile.

5.2 earthquake hits Java, Indonesia.

5.0 earthquake hits northern Sumatra, Indonesia.

Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

There are no current tropical storms.

NewsBytes:

USA – Persistent heavy rains soaked the Mississippi River watershed in the first two months of 2020. The result has been bulging rivers from Missouri to the Gulf of Mexico. Near-record flooding has brought two weeks of misery to the states of Mississippi and Tennessee, and high water is expected to arrive next week in New Orleans.

Indonesia – Crop failures could be seen across more than 10,000 hectares of agricultural land in West Java due to the recurring floods that have hit the province over the past few months. West Java Agriculture Agency head Hendy Jatnika said on Friday that heavy rains had inundated 13,234 ha of the province’s 166,715 ha of agricultural land. If the floodwaters did not recede within the next three days, the farmers’ rice crops would be ruined, he went on to say. Agricultural experts have warned that climate change has begun to affect food production in parts of the country, and have urged the government to introduce programs to mitigate the impacts.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.6 earthquake hits southern Sumatra, Indonesia.

5.5 earthquake hits north of Halamhera, Indonesia.

5.3 earthquake hits Tonga.

5.3 earthquake hits the South Sandwich Islands.

5.2 earthquake hits southwestern Sakha, Russia.

5.1 earthquake hits southern Xinjiang, China.

5.1 earthquake hits southeast of the Loyalty Islands.