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Daily Archive: September 18, 2014

Sep
18
2014

Hazard Highlights

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Philippines Volcano Exhibits “High Unrest”; Dengue Fever on the Rise in Japan Philippines Raises Alert Level for Mayon Volcano as Activity Increases The Philippines is closely monitoring the increasing activity at Mayon Volcano as numerous reports of lava and boulders spewing from the volcano’s crater prompted officials to begin the evacuation of 50,000 people residing …

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Sep
18
2014

Tropical Cyclone Activity Report – Pacific / Indian Oceans

 Tropical Cyclone 17E (Polo) remains active offshore of southern Mexico…located approximately 435 miles southeast of the southern tip of Baja California  – Tropical Storm Tropical Cyclone 16W (Fung-wong) remains active in the Philippine Sea…located approximately 204 NM northeast of Manila, Philippines – Tropical Storm Tropical cyclone 17E (Polo) has peaked in strength…remaining offshore from the …

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Sep
18
2014

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

Tropical cyclone 06L (Edouard) remains active in the Atlantic Ocean…located approximately 680 miles west-northwest of Fayal Island in the Western Azores – Tropical Storm Tropical Storm Edouard was the first major hurricane of the season…although is now gradually weakening Edouard was the first Atlantic major hurricane since Hurricane Sandy made landfall over Cuba as a …

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