The Watchers Reports

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The Watchers News Brief: October 9, 2018

SE Iran sandstorm injures 145 A total of 145 people asked for medical attention in southeastern Iran's Sistan-Balustan Province on October 7 due to respiratory problems caused by a sandstorm. 27 of them were hospitalized. The winds in the province reached 104...

October 10, 2018

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The Watchers News Brief: October 1, 2018

BOM: September 2018 Australia's driest September on record Last month was Australia's driest September on record, BOM reported October 1. Nights were much cooler than average for the time of year over much of Victoria, South Australia and southern NSW. Days,...

October 02, 2018

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The Watchers News Brief: September 28, 2018

Powerful M7.5 earthquake hits Sulawesi, causing major tsunami in Palu and Donggala - more than 50 deadA powerful earthquake registered as M7.5 by the USGS and M7.7 by the BMKG hit Sulawesi, Indonesia at 10:02 UTC on September 28, causing a major tsunami in Palu and...

September 29, 2018

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The Watchers News Brief: September 27, 2018

Medicane "Zorbas" forming in the Mediterranean Sea, major flooding reported in Libya"In response to the Arctic outbreak that pushed into the southern Balkan peninsula, a cold core upper low is deepening in the southern-central Mediterranean and...

September 27, 2018

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The Watchers News Brief: September 26, 2018

Tropical Cyclone "Liua" forms in Southwest Pacific, first September TC to form in the basin since 1950Tropical Cyclone "Liua" has formed in the Southwest Pacific on September 26, 2018. This is the first named storm of the 2018/19 South Pacific...

September 26, 2018

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The Watchers News Brief: September 25, 2018

Fairly impressive Medicane cyclone is likely to develop in the Ionian sea on September 28A tropical-like cyclone (TLC) / medicane is increasingly likely to develop in the southern Ionian sea on Friday, September 28. High-resolution ICON-EU model is simulating a...

September 25, 2018

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The Watchers News Brief: September 23 and 24, 2018

Bengaluru breaks 30-year-old rainfall record, KarnatakaHeavy rains and strong winds hit Bengaluru, the capital of India's southern Karnataka state, on September 23, flooding roads and uprooting trees. Anjanapura Layout recorded the maximum of 206 mm (8.11...

September 24, 2018

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The Watchers News Brief: September 22, 2018

Catastrophic flash flooding in Nabeul, TunisiaRemnants of the first medicane of the season - Brian - dropped heavy rain on Tunisia on September 22, causing catastrophic flash flooding. Dallas-Fort Worth area sets a new September rainfall record, TexasHeavy rain...

September 22, 2018

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The Watchers News Brief: September 21, 2018

Dam breach at L.V. Sutton Power Station, at least one large toxic coal ash dump flooded, North CarolinaFloodwaters caused by days of heavy rain caused a breach in a dam holding back a large reservoir at L.V. Sutton Power Station outside Wilmington on September 21....

September 21, 2018

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The Watchers News Brief: September 20, 2018

Another super typhoon brewing in the Pacific, TD28 drenching GuamA new tropical depression formed near Guam on September 20 and is currently dropping heavy rain on the region. This system has the potential to become another super typhoon in the days ahead. Northern...

September 20, 2018

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The Watchers News Brief: September 19, 2018

Medicane formation expected in Tyrrhenian SeaModels are now in good agreement on the development a potentially dangerous weather situation across parts of the Tyrrhenian sea and the island of Sardinia, Severe Weather Europe warns. Latest model guidance suggests the...

September 19, 2018

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The Watchers News Brief: August 20, 2018

New major explosion at Stromboli volcano, Italy A new major explosion took place at Stromboli volcano on August 18. An intense explosion at 19:08 UTC involved the mouths of the south-central zone located on the crater terrace, producing a small cloud of ash and the...

August 21, 2018

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The Watchers News Brief: August 18 and 19, 2018

Brutal cold snap, Mt. Buller received 30 cm (11.8 inches) of snow overnight, the most in 14 years, Australia Parts of the Australian state of Victoria have woken up to snow on August 19 after shivering through a brutal cold snap. Mt. Buller received 30 cm (11.8...

August 20, 2018

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The Watchers News Brief: August 17, 2018

Post-Tropical Cyclone "Ernesto" threatens Ireland and UK with strong winds and heavy rain Subtropical Depression "Ernesto" formed over the Central Atlantic Ocean on August 15 and strengthened into a tropical storm by 21:00 UTC on August 16....

August 18, 2018

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The Watchers News Brief: August 16, 2018

Earthquake swarm in southern Italy A seismic swarm is taking place in southern Italy on August 16. EMSC registered 15 earthquakes between 05:11 and 20:22 UTC, with 5.0 at 18:19 UTC the strongest one. A noticeable uptick is being registered since 18:19 UTC. Colorado...

August 17, 2018

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The Watchers News Brief: August 15, 2018

Tropical Storm "Leepi" makes landfall over Kyushu, Japan Tropical Storm "Leepi" made landfall on the Japanese island of Kyushu on August 14, bringing heavy rain and strong winds. Although the small size of Leepi limited the radius of its impacts,...

August 16, 2018

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The Watchers News Brief: August 14, 2018

Heavy rain to hit the central US this week After a string of warm and dry days, heavy rain inundating the central Plains will soon overspread the region. The AccuWeather Local StormMax is 152 mm (6 inches) with the event and most likely to be in the Ozark Mountains...

August 15, 2018