Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.9 earthquake hits the Santa Cruz Islands.

5.8 earthquake hits the Balleny Islands.

5.5 earthquake hits the Western Indian-Antarctic Ridge.

5.3 earthquake hits the island of Hawaii, Hawaii.

5.2 earthquake hits the Kermedec Islands.

5.1 earthquake hits near the East Coast of Honshu, Japan.

5.0 earthquake hits the Rota region, North Mariana Islands.

5.0 earthquake hits Michoacan, Mexico.

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Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.6 earthquake hits the Gulf of Aden.

5.2 earthquake is Fiji.

5.2 earthquake hits the island of Hawaii, Hawaii.

5.0 earthquake hit Hokkaido, Japan.

Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

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In the Atlantic Ocean: Tropical Storm Chris is located about 245 mi…395 km se of Halifax Nova Scotia about 470 mi…755 km sw of Cape Race Newfoundland maximum sustained winds…70 mph…110 km/h. Present movement…ne or 45 degrees at 35 mph…56 km/h.

NewsBytes:

Guinea Bissau – On 27 June 2018 at around 4 p.m., Guinea Bissau was hit by violent winds of 80 km to 120 km/h, (according to the National Meteorological Agency). The storm caused the destruction of hundreds of houses, social infrastructures (schools, hospitals, roads, etc.). In Bissau the capital, about 2,000 families were affected, and 420 houses were destroyed. Three (3) deaths were also reported.

Nepal – Floods and landslides triggered by monsoon rains have killed at least 50 people in Nepal over the last two weeks, officials have said. The extreme weather affected 36 of Nepal’s 77 districts.

Japan – Update – At least 179 have died so far and 80 are still missing in the worst affected areas. Local media say 10,000 people are in emergency shelters. Warm weather and severed water supplies are causing further concern for survivors.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.6 earthquake hits the south-west Indian Ridge.

5.3 earthquake hits central Alaska.

5.3 earthquake hits the island of Hawaii, Hawaii.

5.2 earthquake hits Hokkaido, Japan.

5.2 earthquake hits Kepulauan Mentawai, Indonesia.

5.2 earthquake hits the south-west Indian Ridge.

5.1 earthquake hits the south-west Indian Ridge.

5.1 earthquake hits the Prince Edward Islands.

5.0 earthquake in his the south-west Indian Ridge.

5.0 earthquake hits off the East Coast Kamchatka.

Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

In the Atlantic Ocean: Tropical Storm Chris is located about 200 mi…325 km sse of Cape Hatteras North Carolina with maximum sustained winds…70 mph…110 km/h. Present movement…ne or 45 degrees at 2 mph…4 km/h.

In the western Pacific Ocean: Super Typhoon 10w (Maria), located approximately 165 nm southwest of Kadena AFB, Okinawa, Japan, is tracking west-northwestward at 16 knots.

NewsBytes:

Japan _ Update – At least 141 people are now known to have died in floods and landslides triggered by torrential rain in western Japan, says the government. It is the highest death toll caused by rainfall that Japan has seen in more than three decades. Rescuers are now digging through mud and rubble in a race to find survivors, as dozens are still missing. About two million people have been evacuated from the region after rivers burst their banks. More than 70,000 rescue workers, including the fire service and the army, are involved in the relief effort.

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Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

In the Atlantic Ocean: Remnants of Beryl are located about 80 mi…125 km wnw of Dominica and about 305 mi…490 km se of San Juan Puerto Rico with maximum sustained winds…40 mph…65 km/h. Present movement…wnw or 290 degrees at 26 mph…43 km/h.

Tropical Storm Chris is located about 200 mi…320 km sse of Cape Hatteras North Carolina with maximum sustained winds…60 mph…95 km/h. Present movement…s or 180 degrees at 1 mph…2 km/h.

In the western Pacific Ocean: Super Typhoon 10w (Maria), located approximately 329 nm southeast of Kadena AFB, is tracking west-northwestward at 17 knots.

NewsBytes:

Japan – Update – Rescuers in Japan dug through mud and rubble on Monday, racing to find survivors after torrential rains unleashed widespread floods and landslides that killed nearly 100, with dozens missing. Rain tapered off across the western region battered by last week’s downpour, revealing blue skies and scorching sun forecast to push temperatures above 30 degrees Celsius (86°F), fueling fears of heatstroke in areas cut off from power or water.

Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

In the Atlantic Ocean: Tropical Storm Beryl is located about 240 mi…380 km e of Barbados and about 340 mi…550 km e of Martinique with maximum sustained winds…45 mph…75 km/h. Present movement…wnw or 290 degrees at 20 mph…31 km/h.

Tropical Storm Chris is located about 150 mi…245 km s of Cape Hatteras North Carolina with maximum sustained winds…40 mph…65 km/h. Present movement…stationary.

In the western Pacific Ocean: Super Typhoon 10w (Maria), located approximately 357 nm southwest of Iwo To, is tracking northwestward at 12 knots.

NewsBytes:

Japan – Torrents of rainfall and flooding battered a widespread area in southwestern Japan on Saturday, with local media casualty reports climbing quickly: 38 people were dead, four were injured seriously and 47 were missing. Television footage showed a residential area in Okayama prefecture seeped in brown water spreading like a huge lake. Some people fled to rooftops and balconies and waved furiously at hovering rescue helicopters. Evacuation orders had been issued to more than 1.6 million people.

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Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

In the Atlantic Ocean: Hurricane Beryl is located about 830 mi…1330 km ese of the Lesser Antilles with maximum sustained winds…75 mph…120 km/h. Present movement…wnw or 285 degrees at 14 mph…22 km/h.

Tropical Depression Three is located about 145 mi…235 km sse of Cape Hatteras, North Carolina with maximum sustained winds…30 mph…45 km/h. Present movement…nnw or 345 degrees at 5 mph…7 km/h.

In the western Pacific Ocean: Typhoon 10w (Maria), located approximately 298 nm west of Alamagan, is tracking north-northwestward at 04 knots.

NewsBytes:

Japan – Heavy rain on Japan has triggered floods and landslides, leaving at least three people dead and several missing. The Japan Meteorological Agency said Japan has had “historic” rainfall this week and more was expected through the weekend, urging residents to use precautions and evacuate early to higher grounds. Warnings for heavy rain and flooding were issued in large parts western and southern Japan.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.6 earthquake hits this sea of Okhotsk.

5.3 earthquake hits the island of Hawaii, Hawaii.

5.3 earthquake hits west of Macquarrie Island.

5.1 earthquake hits Hokkaido, Japan.

5.0 earthquake hits west of Macquarrie Island.

5.0 earthquake hits the South Sandwich Islands.

5.0 earthquake hits Hokkaido, Japan.

5.0 earthquake hits Fiji.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.9 earthquake hits Easter Island.

5.6 earthquake hits Guatemala.

5.4 earthquake is south of Fiji.

5.3 earthquake hits the island of Hawaii, Hawaii.

5.3 earthquake hits near the south coast of western Honshu, Japan.

5.3 earthquake hits Vanuatu.

5.2 earthquake hits south of Fiji.

5.1 earthquake hits Pakistan.

5.1 earthquake hits south east of the Loyalty Islands.

5.0 earthquake hits Myanmar.

5.0 earthquake hits the Batan Island region, Philippines.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

6.1 earthquake hits east of North Island, New Zealand.

5.8 earthquake hits Hokkaido, Japan.

5.7 earthquake hits south of the Kermedec Islands.

5.5 earthquake hits Guam.

5.3 earthquake hit the southern mid-Atlantic Ridge.

5.1 earthquake hits Samoa.

5.1 earthquake hits the Kermedec Islands.

5.0 earthquake hits near the coast of central Peru.

5.0 earthquake hits the loyalty Islands.

Two 5.0 earthquakes hit the Kermedec Islands.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.8 earthquake hits south of the Kermedec Islands.

5.3 earthquake hits near the East Coast of Honshu, Japan.

5.1 earthquake hits near Mexico City.

5.0 earthquake hits south of Java, Indonesia.

5.0 earthquake hits southern Greece.