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Major early-season winter storm brings heavy snow and record cold temperatures to U.S.

26 октября 2020 No comments

Widespread heavy snow falling across the central Rockies and central Plains is forecast to shift further south and develop into another major winter storm for the southern High Plains Monday into Tuesday, October 26 into 27, according to the National Weather Service... Read more...

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Pyroclastic flows at Sinabung volcano, evacuations ordered, Indonesia

26 октября 2020 No comments

Pyroclastic flows with slide distances of 1.5 and 2.5 km (0.9 — 1.5 miles) were observed at Sinabung volcano, Sumatra, Indonesia on Sunday, October 25, 2020, prompting authorities to evacuate nearby settlements. The Center for Volcanology and Geological Hazard... Read more...

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Shallow earthquake swarm under Kilauea volcano, Hawaii

24 октября 2020 No comments

Shallow earthquake swarm under Kilauea volcano, Hawaii The Hawaiian Volcano Observatory (HVO) has recorded over 130 earthquakes beneath the NE top of the Ka‘ōiki fault system, northwest of Kīlauea's summit, on October 22 and 23, 2020. Other Kīlauea monitoring data streams remain stable and show no signs of... Read more...

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Ash emissions at Etna volcano disrupt flights at Catania International Airport, Italy

23 октября 2020 No comments

Increased explosive activity accompanied by significant ash emissions started at Etna's New Southeast Crater (NSEC) shortly before 06:00 UTC on Friday, October 23, 2020. The Aviation Color Code was raised to Red at 05:53 UTC and lowered back to Orange at 08:36... Read more...

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Severe weather claims 22 lives, affects 16 657 people across Mozambique

23 октября 2020 No comments

At least 22 people have lost their lives and 16 657 have been affected by natural calamities caused by severe weather in Mozambique since the beginning of October 2020. 16 657 people from 3 695 households have been affected by floods in the provinces of Manica,... Read more...

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Shallow M6.0 earthquake hits West Chile Rise

23 октября 2020 No comments

Shallow M6.0 earthquake hits West Chile Rise A shallow earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.0 hit West Chile Rise at 01:46 UTC on October 23, 2020. The agency is reporting a depth of 10 km (6.2 miles). EMSC is reporting the same magnitude and depth. The epicenter was located 1 548 km (960 miles) SE of Hanga... Read more...

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Deep M6.1 earthquake hits south of the Fiji islands

23 октября 2020 No comments

Deep M6.1 earthquake hits south of the Fiji islands A deep earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.1 hit south of the Fiji islands at 07:04 UTC on October 23, 2020. The agency is reporting a depth of 463 km (287 miles). EMSC is reporting the same magnitude and depth. The epicenter was located 692 km (429 miles) SW of... Read more...

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Strong eruption at Bezymianny volcano, ash up to 9.5 km (31 000 feet) a.s.l., Russia

22 октября 2020 No comments

Strong eruption at Bezymianny volcano, ash up to 9.5 km (31 000 feet) a.s.l., Russia A strong eruption started at the Russian Bezymianny volcano at 20:22 UTC on October 21, 2020, ejecting ash up to 9.5 km (31 000 feet) above sea level. The Aviation Color Code was raised to Red at 21:51 UTC and lowered back to Orange at 03:19 UTC on October 21 after... Read more...

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The Weekly Volcanic Activity Report: October 14 – 20, 2020

22 октября 2020 No comments

New activity/unrest was reported for 2 volcanoes from October 14 to 20, 2020. During the same period, ongoing activity was reported for 13 volcanoes. New activity/unrest: Karymsky, Eastern Kamchatka (Russia) | Klyuchevskoy, Central Kamchatka (Russia). Ongoing... Read more...

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Widespread flooding leaves at least 31 people dead, more than 150 000 families affected across Cambodia

22 октября 2020 No comments

Extensive flooding has left about 156 137 families affected and at least 31 people dead across Cambodia as of Wednesday, October 21, 2020, as heavy rains have been pounding much of the country since earlier this month. Around 13 318 families have been displaced,... Read more...

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