Last Updated: Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Recent Natural Disasters List July 15, 2015 — Kentucky flood kills 2

Recent Natural Disasters 2015: This natural disaster list covers important natural disasters in the world with detail update report.

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Major Natural Disasters Today
  • Flash flooding in Kentucky, United States
    -Flash flooding in Johnson County has claimed lives of at least two person and left six others missing.
    -Six inches of rain fell on Johnson County on Monday leading flash flooding in the area. Click for detail report on Kentucky flood
  • Tornado touches down in Putnam, Cookeville
    -The National Weather Service confirmed an EF-1 tornado touched down west of Cookeville.
    -At least 15 houses have been damaged by the tornado, WSMV-TV reported. No injuries have been noted.
  • Wildfire in Catalina Mountains, Tucson
    -The wildfire burning in the Pusch Ridge Wilderness area of the Catalina Mountains has grown to about 200 acres, Arizona Daily Star reported quoting Coronado National Forest official.
    -The forest fire can be seen from homes in Oro Valley and the northwest side, no structures are threatened.

Recent Earthquakes
  • M 4.1 earthquake in Darchula, Nepal with epicenter located in Api Nampa Conservation Area. Click for detail report on Darchula earthquake.
    02:29 UTC (local time: 08:14; 2015-07-14 @ epicenter)
  • M 2.9 earthquake in California (@6.5 km depth) with epicenter located 3 km W of San Juan Bautista. It will have been well felt by the people of Prunedale, Hollister and Watsonville.
    02:09 UTC (local time: 19:09; 2015-07-14 @ epicenter)

Recent Flash Floods
  • Flooding in Dhaka, Bangladesh
    -Heavy rainfall caused flash flooding in Dhaka, Bangladesh.
    -Bangladesh Meteorological Department has recorded Sixty-two millimeter rainfall in Dhaka.
  • Flooding in Auckland, New Zealand
    -MetService has recorded up to 70mm of rain fell in Auckland.
    -The Fire Service responded to around 100 flooding-related calls around the city between 6 pm and 9 pm.

Recent Volcanic Activity

Recent Tropical Cyclones
  • Hurricane Dolores
    -According to National Hurricane Cneter, Dolores is likely to become a major hurricane on Wednesday.
    -At 03:00 UTC, Dolores was located 525 Km S of Cabo Lucas, Mexico.
    -Swells generated by Dolores are affecting portions of the coast of southwestern Mexico, and are expected to begin affecting the southern coast of the Baja California peninsula on Wednesday.
  • Tropical Storm Enrique
    -At 03:00 UTC, TS Enrique was located 2,260 km W of the Southern Tip of Baja California.
    -Enrique maintains 50 mph winds but expected to weaken soon.

Natural Disaster News
  • The death toll from natural disasters such as earthquakes and heatwaves have caused a large number of fatalities in Asia in the first six months of 2015, the world‘s largest reinsurance company Munich Re said on Tuesday. Click for detail report
  • Parkland County council has declared a state of agricultural disaster during the July 14th Parkland County Council meeting. Drought and grasshoppers devastate crops as rainfall hit lowest levels in 50 years. Click for detail report on Parkland County, Canada agricultural disaster

Useful information to read this Recent Natural Disasters List July 15, 2015

This natural disaster list contains daily list of natural disasters around the world. The page is break down into various parts as Major Natural Disasters Today (real time update report on rolling major natural disaster around the world), Recent Earthquakes (only earthquakes which are felt by people), Recent Volcanic Activity (erupting volcanoes), Recent Flash Floods (ongoing flood information), Recent Tropical Cyclones (active cyclones) and Natural Disaster News (facts and news about natural/environmental disasters and hazards on various topics like Tornado, Tsunami, Wildfire, Drought, Hailstorm, Heat Wave, Hurricane, Epidemic, Famine, Lahar, Limnic Eruption, Mudflow, Solar Flare and other disasters).

The major natural disasters and catastrophes are linked to definite page containing update report on that disaster and also provides early disaster emergency notification if available.

The global natural disaster data and natural calamities statistics are collected from different sources like USGS, EMSC, GDACS, EDIS and others.