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Recent Natural Disasters List February 16, 2016 — Mississippi weather

Recent Natural Disasters 2016: This natural disaster list covers important natural disasters in the world with detail update report.

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Major Natural Disasters Today
  • Severe weather in Mississippi
    -A tornado formed east of Wesson, the National Weather Service said.
    -The tornado knocked down several trees along Highway 429, east of Thomastown in Leake County.
    -Tornado warnings were issued for several areas of central Mississippi late Monday morning, including Hinds, Madison and Rankin counties.
    -On Monday evening, a large tornado was reported in Escambia County, located along the western end of the Florida Panhandle causing extensive damage to as many as 30 homes.
    -Atleast two employees of a Pizza Hut restaurant in Alexandria were injured.
  • Stormy weather in parts of UAE and Oman
    -Stormy weather lashed parts of UAE and Oman on Tuesday with Khorfakkan and Dibba having worst rainfall.
    -Heavy downpour has been recorded in parts of Khorfakkan, Sharjah, along with Fujairah and Ras Al Khaimah.
    -A marine alert has been issued for fresh and strong winds over the Oman Sea. Heavy rainfall has been occurring in parts of Muscat. Click for detail report on UAE and Oman weather details

Recent Earthquakes
  • M 4.8 moderate earthquake in Central California (@ 8 km depth) with epicenter located 10 km WNW of Big Pine. Light shaking of MMI IV will have been felt by the people of Big Pine, Bishop, West Bishop and Dixon Lane-Meadow Creek. Similarly, people of Mammoth Lakes, Lone Pine, Sanger, Reedley, Dinuba, Parlier and Selma.
    23:04 UTC (local time: 15:04; 2016-02-16 @ epicenter)
    The Nevada Seismological Laboratory has recorded atleast 10 earthquakes in less than 3 hours. Click for detail report on Big Pine earthquake
  • M 5.4 moderate earthquake in Peru (@ 10 km depth) with epicenter located 99 km W of Camana. Weak tremor will have been felt by the people of Mollendo, Puquio and Minas de Marcona.
    10:46 UTC (local time: 05:46; 2016-02-16 @ epicenter)
  • M 3.9 light earthquake in Southern California (@ 2 km depth) with epicenter located 5 km NNW of Big Bear City. It will have been well felt by the people of Big Bear City, Angelus Oaks, Big Bear Lake, Forest Falls, Lucerne Valley, Running Springs, Mentone, Apple Valley. Click for detail report on Southern California earthquake
    09:24 UTC (local time: 01:24; 2016-02-16 @ epicenter)
  • M 4.6 moderate earthquake in Taiwan (@ 10 km depth) with epicenter located 25 km NNW of Taitung City. Weak tremor will have been felt by the people of Yujing, Jiayi Shi and Kaohsiung.
    02:46 UTC (local time: 10:46; 2016-02-16 @ epicenter)

Recent Flash Floods
  • No major flash flood reported today.

Recent Volcanic Activity
  • No major volcanic activity occurred today.

Recent Tropical Cyclones
  • No new tropical cyclone formed today.

Natural Disaster News
  • The South African Weather Service has warned of heat wave conditions over the central and northern parts of Gauteng from Monday.
  • The New York City Emergency Management Department has issued a travel advisory for Monday and Tuesday in regards to the National Weather Service's winter weather forecast. The New York City Department of Sanitation has issued a Snow Alert effective 9 a.m. Monday.

Useful information to read this Recent Natural Disasters List February 16, 2016

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.