Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

6.3 earthquake hits the Iran-Iraq border region.

5.6 earthquake hits the Caribbean Sea.

5.6 earthquake hits the Taiwan Strait.

Two 5.2 earthquakes hit the Iran-Iraq border region.

5.1 earthquake hits the Pacific-Antarctic ridge.

5.0 earthquake hits the Iran-Iraq border region.

5.0 earthquake hits northern Xinjiang, China.

5.0 earthquake hits off the west coast of South Island, New Zealand.

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Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

6.1 earthquake hits the Caribbean Sea.

5.8 earthquake hits off the west coast of South Island, New Zealand.

5.5 earthquake hits the Kermedec Islands.

5.4 earthquake hits Tonga.

5.3 earthquake hits eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea.

5.1 earthquake hits Trujillo, Venezuela.

5.0 earthquake hits the Banda Sea.

5.0 earthquake hits the southwest Indian ridge.

Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

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In the Western Pacific Ocean: Tropical Depression 33w (Thirty-three), located approximately 215 nm south-southeast of Manila, Philippines, is tracking west-southwestward at 17 knots.

Tropical depression 34w (Man-Yi), located approximately 31 nm north-northwest of Puluwat, is tracking west-northwestward at 20 knots.

In the Indian Ocean: Tropical depression 32w (Toraji), located approximately 74 nm southeast of Phuket, Thailand, is tracking west-southwestward at 20 knots.

NewsBytes:

New Zealand – Floods and snow are hitting the South Island, as winter returns to New Zealand. The Otago Region Council has opened the Riverside spillway gates on the Taieri River at Outram, while in Dunedin the Leith River was in flood and residents were advised to stay off the roads.

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Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

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In the Southern Hemisphere: Tropical cyclone 03s (Alcide), located approximately 542 nm north-northwest of Port Louis, Mauritius, is tracking southwestward at 06 knots.

NewsBytes:

South Island, New Zealand – A wet and wild weather system has bashed the West Coast, forcing the closure of schools, roads and potentially standing students for the night. Meanwhile, a bridge near Arthur’s Pass has been swept away by floodwater. One person is believed to have fallen into a river and remains missing. Hokitika received more than 800 lightning strikes in a 20-minute period.

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Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

6.1 earthquake hits North Island, New Zealand.

5.7 earthquake hits the Drake passage.

5.5 earthquake hits the Drake passage.

5.4 earthquake hits the Ionian Sea.

5.4 earthquake hits Mindanao in the Philippines.

5.2 earthquake hits Mindanao in the Philippines.

5.1 earthquake hits the Sunda Strait, Indonesia.

5.1 earthquake hits the central East Pacific rise.

5.0 earthquake hits the Ionian Sea.

5.0 earthquake hits the Panama – Columbia border.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

8.2 earthquake hits Fiji.

A massive quake of magnitude 8.2 struck in the Pacific Ocean close to Fiji and Tonga on Sunday but it was so deep that it did not cause any damage, authorities in Fiji said. The US Tsunami Warning Center also said the quake was too deep to cause a tsunami. The quake’s depth at 560 km would have dampened the shaking at the surface.

6.8 earthquake his Fiji.

6.3 earthquake hits Fiji.

6.2 earthquake hits the Lombok region, Indonesia.

6.1 earthquake hits Fiji.

5.8 earthquake hits Fiji.

5.8 earthquake hits the Volcano Islands off Japan.

5.6 earthquake hits Fiji.

5.6 earthquake hits the Panama-Colombia border.

5.5 earthquake hits Fiji.

Three 5.4 earthquakes hit Fiji.

5.4 earthquake hits the Kermedec Islands, New Zealand.

5.3 earthquake hits Fiji.

5.2 earthquake hits France.

5.2 earthquake hits the Lombok region, Indonesia.

5.2 earthquake hits southern Sumatra, Indonesia.

5.1 earthquake hits the southern East Pacific rise.

5.1 earthquake hits New Ireland, Papua new Guinea.

5.0 earthquake hits the Volcano Islands off Japan.

5.0 earthquake hits South Island, New Zealand.

5.0 earthquake hits Serbia.

5.0 earthquake hits Fiji.

5.0 earthquake hits Costa Rica.

5.0 earthquake hits New Britain, Papua New Guinea.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

6.0 earthquake hits Kepulauan Tanimbar, Indonesia.

5.5 earthquake hits east of North Island, New Zealand.

5.3 earthquake hits the island of Hawaii, Hawaii.

5.2 earthquake hits southern Qinghai, China.

5.0 earthquake hits South East of the Loyalty Islands.

5.0 earthquake hits the Kuril Islands.

Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

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In the Atlantic Ocean: Sub-Tropical Cyclone Beryl is located about 455 mi…735 km nne of Bermuda and about 420 mi…675 km s of Halifax Nova Scotia with maximum sustained winds…35 mph…55 km/h. Present movement…ene or 65 degrees at 13 mph…20 km/h.

In the Eastern Pacific Ocean: Invest 99E is an area of disturbed weather in the eastern Pacific that has the potential for further tropical development.

In the Western Pacific Ocean: Tropical depression 11w (Eleven), located approximately 305 nm northeast of Manila, Philippines, is tracking westward at 12 knots.

NewsBytes:

Nigeria – Flooding and heavy rains are affecting many parts of Nigeria. Dozens of people have been killed and crops have been lost, raising fears of a food shortage.

New Zealand – Wild weather in New Zealand over the weekend has wreaked havoc closing numerous roads and highways around the country. In the Coromandel, SH25 remained closed. A number of Auckland roads were closed due to the severe weather.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.7 earthquake hits the south-west Indian Ridge.

5.4 earthquake hits North Island, New Zealand.

5.3 earthquake hits the south-west Indian Ridge.

Two 5.2 earthquakes hit the south-west Indian Ridge.

5.2 earthquake hits north of Ascension Island.

5.2 earthquake hits the Bougainville region, Papua New Guinea.

5.2 earthquake hits Minahasa, Sulawesi, Indonesia.

5.1 earthquake hits the south-west Indian Ridge.

5.1 earthquake hits Mindanao, Philippines.

Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

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In the Eastern Pacific Ocean: Tropical Storm Carlotta is located about 75 mi…125 km se of Zihuatanejo Mexico with maximum sustained winds…50 mph…85 km/h. Present movement…nw or 310 degrees at 7 mph…11 km/h.

NewsBytes:

India – The flood situation in Assam worsened on Saturday as four more people lost their lives, taking the death toll in the region to 17, officials said. Over 4.25 lakh people have been affected in Assam’s Hojai, Karbi Anglong East, Karbi Anglong West, Golaghat, Karimganj, Hailakandi and Cachar districts. Currently, 716 villages are under water and 3,292 hectares of crop areas have been damaged. Numerous landslides have disrupted road and rail traffic.

New Zealand – The Karangahake Gorge on the Coromandel Peninsula has been hit by heavy rains and flooding. More heavy rain is expected to hit Northland, Auckland and the northern half of the Coromandel Peninsula over the next few days.

Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

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In the Western Pacific Ocean: Tropical Depression 05w (Five), located approximately 121 nm east of Da Nang, Vietnam, is tracking northward at 06 knots.

NewsBytes:

Mid-West, USA – Driving rain led to dangerous floods in the Mid-Atlantic States on Sunday, adding to the weather misery across the sodden region. Flood warnings were in effect Sunday in Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia and Washington, D.C., snarling traffic and causing streams to surge out of their banks.

Lebanon – Humanitarian organizations launched an emergency response in Arsal Saturday night, after heavy rains damaged around 200 tents in three Syrian refugee camps near the northeastern town.

New Zealand – Rivers in the Tolaga Bay area rose rapidly after midnight after torrential rains. Several families had to be rescued from their inundated homes. Civil Defence now believes the worst is over and the floodwaters are receding.

Thailand – The municipality of the northeastern province of Khon Kaen was flooded after strong winds and heavy rain battered the city on Sunday. Several roads in Muang district were inundated. Mittaphab Highway, the main inter-provincial road, was flooded for five kilometres with the water level up to 50 centimetres high.

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.