Swells generated by Hurricane “Earl” expected to reach Bermuda and the U.S. East Coast today

Swells generated by Hurricane “Earl” expected to reach Bermuda and the U.S. East Coast today

Hurricane “Earl” formed on September 3, 2022, as the 5th named storm of the 2022 Atlantic hurricane season and strengthened into a hurricane on September 7. Swells generated by Earl are expected to reach Bermuda by tonight (LT) and the U.S. East Coast shortly thereafter. These swells are likely to cause life-threatening surf and rip current conditions through the weekend.

Typhoon “Hinnamnor” hits South Korea, leaving 2 people dead and 10 missing

Typhoon “Hinnamnor” hits South Korea, leaving 2 people dead and 10 missing

Typhoon “Hinnamnor” made landfall near the city of Busan, South Korea at 19:50 UTC on September 5 (04:50 LT, September 6), with maximum sustained winds of up to 150 km/h (95 mph), and exited into the Sea of Japan at around 22:10 UTC. At least 2 people have been killed in South Korea and 10 have gone missing.

Danielle becomes the first Atlantic hurricane of the season

Danielle becomes the first Atlantic hurricane of the season

Danielle became the first Atlantic hurricane of the season on September 2, 2022, after a remarkably long streak with no hurricane activity in the basin. This is the latest calendar year first Atlantic hurricane since Humberto on September 11, 2013.

Historic hailstorm hits Catalonia, Spain

Historic hailstorm hits Catalonia, Spain

A sudden, violent hailstorm wreaked havoc in parts of Catalonia, Spain on August 30, 2022, killing a toddler and leaving at least 50 people injured.

Tropical Storm “Ma-on” to make landfall over Luzon, Philippines

Tropical Storm “Ma-on” to make landfall over Luzon, Philippines

Tropical Storm “Ma-on” – known as Florita in the Philippines – formed on August 21, 2022, east of the Philippines as the 9th named storm of the 2022 Pacific typhoon season. The storm is moving west at 15 km/h (9 mph) on August 22 and is expected to make landfall over northern Luzon around 18:00 UTC today.

Severe thunderstorms hit Austria, claiming 5 lives

Severe thunderstorms hit Austria, claiming 5 lives

Severe storms with winds gusting up to 100 km/h (62 mph) hit parts of Austria on August 18, 2022, claiming the lives of five people, including two children.