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Daily Archive: September 19, 2013

Sep
19
2013

Hazard Highlights

Volcano Eruptions and Super Typhoons Take a look at the image above to see current hazards worldwide, then take a closer look below at some recent hazard events in the Asia-Pacific region. Sinabung Volcano Indonesia experienced volcanic activity this week in the Karo district of northern Sumatra with the eruption of Mount Sinabung. Earlier this …

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Sep
19
2013

Tropical Cyclone Activity Report – Pacific / Indian Oceans

Super Typhoon 17W (Usagi) remains active…located about 422 NM east-northeast of Manila, Philippines (Sustained winds of 140 knots) Tropical storm 13E (Manuel) remains active…located about 40 miles north-northeast of Altata, Mexico (Sustained winds of 65 mph) Super Typhoon 17W (Usagi) remains active in the Philippine Sea…located approximately 422 NM east-northeast of Manila, Philippines. The Joint …

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Sep
19
2013

Tropical Cyclone Activity Report – Atlantic / Caribbean / Gulf of Mexico

Tropical depression 09L (Humberto) remains active in the north central Atlantic…located about 985 miles west-southwest of the Azores Islands (Sustained winds of 35 mph) Tropical depression Humberto is quickly losing what little organization that it still has, and has been downgraded to a tropical depression by the National Hurricane Center (NHC). The NHC referred to …

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