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Daily Archive: May 21, 2015

May
21
2015

Hazard Highlights

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Torrential Rains Trigger Flooding, Mudslides in Tajikistan Relief operations are underway in Tajikistan following flooding and landslides (occurring May 11-13) that affected more than 1,700 people (ReliefWeb/IFRC). Rapid assessments have identified shelter, food, hygiene and sanitation, and drinking water among the most urgent needs. Reports indicate that most of the houses in the affected districts …

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May
21
2015

Tropical Cyclone Activity Report – Pacific / Indian Oceans

There are no active tropical cyclones in the Pacific or Indian Oceans The GFS model actually shows a closed-isobar low pressure system forming in the eastern Pacific later this weekend, briefly becoming more pronounced early next week…before moving northward into colder water / look into the area between 120-140W…around 10 degrees north latitude / this …

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