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Recent Natural Disasters List February 4, 2016 — South Africa hailstorm kills 1


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
  • Hailstorm in Eastern Cape, South Africa
    -Heavy rainfall accompanied with hail claimed life of an elderly woman and damaged houses in the Eastern Cape Province of South Africa.
    -Hailstorm caused damage in Mount Frere and Mount Ayliff on Wednesday night. Click for detail report on South Africa hailstorm
  • Tornado in Georgia
    -A tornado touched down at an Army post in southeast Georgia at about 4:55 p.m Wednesday evening, Fort Stewart emergency officials confirmed.
    -Around Forty to fifty people have been displaced from the housing areas and are having shelter in Fort Stewart lodging. Click for detail report on Georgia tornado
  • Storm Warning in Thailand
    -The northeasterly monsoon is expected to bring rainstorm and heavy seas in Gulf of Thailand from Feb 5-9, 2016 forcing the disaster prevention and mitigation teams to be on alert in nine southern provinces.
    -The nine provinces are Prachuap Khiri Khan, Chumphon, Surat Thani, Nakhon Si Thammarat, Phatthalung, Songkhla, Pattani, Yala and Narathiwat. Click for detail report on Thailand storm

Recent Earthquakes
  • M 4.8 moderate earthquake in Japan (@ 32 km depth) with epicenter located 8 km WNW of Kawasaki. It will have been well felt by the people of Shinagawa-ku, Komae, Yokohama-shi and Tokyo.
    22:41 UTC (local time: 07:41; 2016-02-05 @ epicenter)
  • M 5.1 moderate earthquake in Philippines (@ 45 km depth) with epicenter located 3 km SSE of Rosario. Light shaking of MMI IV will have been felt by the people of Lopez, Calauag and San Pedro.
    22:41 UTC (local time: 06:41; 2016-02-05 @ epicenter)
  • M 5.1 moderate earthquake in Democratic Republic of the Congo (@ 10 km depth) with epicenter located 77 km W of Sake. Weak tremor will have been felt by the people of Goma, Kabare and Gisenyi, Rwanda.
    12:43 UTC ( local time: 14:43; 2016-02-04 @ epicenter)
  • M 3.7 light earthquake in Montana (@ 1 km depth) with epicenter located 7 km WNW of Clancy. Weak tremor of MMI III will have been felt by the people of Helena and Clancy.
    07:46 UTC (local time: 00:46; 2016-02-04 @ epicenter)
  • M 3.5 light earthquake in California (@ 7 km depth) with epicenter located 13 km N of Simmler. Weak tremor will have been felt by the people of Cholame, Shandon,Parkfield and Paso Robles.
    07:20 UTC (local time: 23:20; 2016-02-03 @ epicenter)

Recent Flash Floods
  • No major flood reported today.

Recent Volcanic Activity
  • No major volcanic activity reported today.

Recent Tropical Cyclones
  • No new cyclone formed today.

Natural Disaster News
  • President Obama has declared disaster for State of Washington. Federal disaster aid has been made available to the State of Washington in the area affected by a severe winter storm, straight-line winds, flooding, landslides, mudslides, and a tornado during the period of December 1-14, 2015.

Useful information to read this Recent Natural Disasters List February 4, 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.