Last Updated: Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Natural Disasters List February 24, 2014 – Severe weather in Putnam County, Florida

Recent Natural Disasters 2014: This natural disaster list covers important natural disasters in the world with detail update report.
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Recent Natural Disasters
  • Avalanche in Kootenay Pass area, Canada
    -An avalanche in Kootenay Pass area of Canada has claimed life of a person and seriously injured a woman, CBC News reported.
    -Avalanche occurred at Twin Lakes near Stagleap Provincial Park. Click for detail report on Koontenay Pass avalanche.
  • Forest fires in Riau, Indonesia
    -At least 20,000 people in Riau province of Indonesia have suffered respiratory problems due to thick smog from the recent forest fires, Xinhua reported.
    -Satellite has detected some 1,234 hot spots in the forests as of Monday, Climatology and Geophysics (BMKG) agency said. Click for detail report on Riau forest fires.
  • Severe weather in Putnam County, Florida
    Heavy storm damaged a house in Hollister in Putnam County, Florida, United States.
    -Lightning strikes killed four cows in Puntam County.
    -According to the Putnam County Emergency Management Agency, straight line winds caused damage in the area.

Recent Earthquakes 
  • M 5.6 strong shallow but harmless earthquake in Carlsberg Ridge (@ 10 km depth) with epicenter located 128 km W of Mahibadhoo, Maldives.
    23:26 UTC (local time 2014-02-25 03:26 @ epicenter)
  • M 4.7 moderate earthquake in Mexico (@ 29 km depth) with epicenter located 17 km SSW of Santa Cruz Xitla. Light to weak shaking will have been felt by the people of Santa Cruz Xitla, Miahuatlan de Porfirio Diaz, Puerto Escondido and San Pedro Pochutla.
    04:04 UTC (local time 2014-02-23 22:04 @ epicenter)
  • M 4.4 light deep earthquake in Romania (@ 107 km depth) with epicenter 3 km W of Nereju.
    00:22 UTC (local time 2014-02-24 02:22 @ epicenter)
  • M 3.2 weak shallow earthquake in Oklahoma (@ 4 km depth) with epicenter located 6 km NNE of Stillwater.
    00:11 UTC (local time 2014-02-23 18:11 @epicenter)   

Recent Flash Floods
  • Heavy rainfall has caused flooding in Choiseul and Isabel provinces in Solomon Islands. Several houses have been flooded in Gizo, the capital of the Western Province in the Solomon Islands.

Recent Volcanic Activity
  • Around 17 volcanic eruptions since 2000 has accounted for up to 15% of the difference between predicted and observed warming this century, the journal Nature Geoscience reported.

Recent Tropical Cyclones
  • Tropical Cyclone in Fiji
    -Fiji's Meteorological Service has warned people to prepare for possible
    tropical cyclone.
    -Depression moving Fiji from Vanuatu is predicted to develop into a category one or category two tropical cyclone by Thursday.

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