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19 September 2021

 'Cat 5 Typhoon Chanthu' tracks along five sovereign coastlines with fluctuating intensity. More at bit.ly/chanthu21

24 July 2021

M 6.7 earthquake - 16 km South of Hukay, Philippines, depth 112km.Severe rains and floods in Henan, China - More than 200,000 evacuated.

10 June 2021

Southwest Monsoon: Heavy rains hit India. Floods and landslides risks. IMD issues Red Alert for Mumbai, Thane, Palghar, and Raigad.

23 May 2021

M6.4 earthquake in Yangbi Yi (China) and M7.4 earthquake in Qinghai (China) at 1:50am and 2:04am respectively on 22 May.Low-pressure area that has formed over east-central Bay of Bengal likely to intensify into a very severe cyclonic storm and cross West Bengal, north Odisha and Bangladesh coasts on 26 May evening. It has been named Cyclone Yaas.

20 March 2021

Earthquake with preliminary magnitude of 7.2 occurred near the east coast of Honshu, Japan. Hazardous Tsunami waves are possible for coasts located within 300km of the earthquake epicenter. 

15 March 2021

Widespread hotspots detected in Myanmar and Lao PDR amd scattered hotspots detected in the rest of the Mekong sub-region. Isolated hotspots were detected in Kalimantan, East Malaysia and central Sumatra. Several stations over eastern and northern highlands of Thailand reported very unhealthy air quality values.

02 March 2021

Mount Sinabung volcano in North Sumatra Province, Indonesia, erupted.

17 January 2021

Severe floods affected multiple regencies in South Kalimantan and the administration had declared a state of emergency, more than 20,000 people affected. M6.2 earthquake in West Sulawesi, 18,100 people affected, 15,000 people displaced, and 46 dead. Mount Semaru in East Java spewed clouds of gas and ash, and potential for continuing volcanic activities. Cold lava flow was triggered by high intensity rainfall combining with volcanic material.

13 January 2021

Flooding in numerous districts across Eastern Penisular Malaysia especially Pahang. Waters are receding but many areas remain flooded.

28 October 2020

Cat 2 Typhoon Molave had caused severe flooding and landslides after making landfall in the Philippines. Heading westwards towards Vietnam and expacted to make landfall at Quảng Ngãi with speeds peaking 90 knots. Floods and landslides in Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia and Thailand expected to worsen.

22 October 2020

Tropical Storm SAUDEL moving westwards, developing to Cat I Typhoon over South China Sea. Expected to make landfall between Đông Hà and Da Nang in Vietnam on 25 October. Currently widespread flooding and landslides in Cambodia, Vietnam and Thailand caused by heavy precipitation brought by Tropical Storm Nangka a week earlier (15 October).

13 January 2020

Philippines - Volcano Taal spews out clouds of ashes. Magma detected. Alert Level 4 - imminent hazardous eruption.  Tsunami-risk.

12 January 2020

Severe floods caused by torrential rain in West Java, expect to worsen on 12 Jan till end January. More than 11 villages in Bogor badly flooded and landslides forced many villages to evacuate.

05 January 2020

Severe floods caused by torrential rain in Jakarta. More than 60 dead, power restored in many districts as water recedes. Thousands still in evacuation centers.

29 December 2019

Phanfone (Ursula) lost intensity over the South China Sea and had dissipated near to the eastern coast of Vietnam. Water and power services were completely cut off in many areas in Luzon, and restoration was estimated to take weeks.

24 December 2019

TS Phanfone (local: 'Ursula') intensifying.  Estimated Landfall 1 at Eastern Samar on 24 Dec, 19:00;  Landfall 2 at Masbate on 25 Dec, 01:00 (local times).

22 December 2019

Disturbance (Invest-98W) over the Western Pacific basin is slowly intensifying and the development of a significant tropical cyclone within the next 24 hours is high.

17 December 2019

Several states in Malaysia hit by severe floods, over 10,000 evacuated in Johor, Pahang and Sabah.

15 December 2019

6.8 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Mindanao, Philippines.

No Tsunami alert, four dead.

8 December 2019

18 areas in Cagayan, Philippines still remain flooded after 2 days of heavy rains due to Typhoon Kammuri (or Tisoy). Severe floodings were also reported in Sri Lanka.

4 December 2019

Malaysia worsening flood in Terengganu & Kelantan, over 10,000 evacuated.

2 December 2019

Typhoon Kammuri (or Tisoy) is forecast to make landfall over Catanduanes, Albay or Sorsogon between this evening to early tomorrow of 3 Dec. Heavy rainfall, floodings and landslides are expected over Luzon and Visayas.

29 November 2019

Typhoon Kammuri is expected to intensify as it enters the Philippine area of responsibility (PAR) by Sunday. Continuous heavy rains may lead to flooding and landslides in coming days.

21 November 2019

(Nov20) M6.1 quake rattles Thailand and Laos, but no immediate reports of damage. From quake point, struck near site of Xayaburi dam project (approx 55km) & Vientiane (approx 200km).

18 November 2019

Tropical Storm Kalmaegi (Locally named Ramon in the Philippines) is expected to make landfall along Eastern Cagayan between 7 to 8pm local time on this evening (Nov 18).

11 November 2019

Cyclone Bulbul: Made landfall in India (West Bengal) and Bangladesh (Khulna). 20 dead, over 2 million evacuated.

Tyhooon Nakri: Made landfall in central Vietnam. Heavy rains and floods expected.

07 November 2019

Tropical Cyclone NAKRI-19 may affect Vietnam, Philippines, Laos, Cambodia.

05 November 2019

Monsoon flooding in Myanmar affecting over 13,000 people.  Severe flooding in Han Gan village.

31 October 2019

Magnitude 6.5 aftershock struck the same area in Mindanao after a Magnitude 6.6 earthquake two days earlier.

29 October 2019

6.6 Earthquake hits southern Philippine island of Mindanao, at least 7 dead.

22 October 2019

Typhoon Bualoi strikes Nothern Mariana Islands.

14 October 2019

Up to 35 dead as Typhoon Hagibis slams Japan.

13 September 2019

Japan, South Korea on alert for typhoon expected to hit early next week . Severe impacts  expected from Mayakojima to Okinawa.

24 August 2019

Typhoon Liwayway maintaining strength of winds gusting up to 170 kph as it moves towards the Southern Ryukyu Islands

3 August 2019

Tsunami warning issued after magnituse 7 quake strikes of Indonesia's sumatra

FLASH UPDATE: TSUNAMI WARNING LIFTED

7 July 2019

Magnitude 6.9 Earthquake – Molucca Sea, 133km WSW of Kota Ternate, Indonesia

Depth: 36.3km

Tsunami warning issued

24 June 2019

Magnitude 7.5 Earthquake – Banda Sea

Origin Time: 24 June 2019, 10:53H

Depth: 222km

No Tsunami threat

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