To Tonga approaching tropical cyclone

To Tonga approaching tropical cyclone Natural Disasters

Tropical Cyclone Jasmine keeps former strength, moving in a south-easterly direction along the southern Pacific Ocean. After the hurricane unleashed on the island of Vanuatu, gale force winds, his eye took on a more clean-cut, and increased to 111 km in diameter.

Fig. Tropical cyclone track Jasmine

By the morning of February 10 Jasmine still retained the first category of risk, creating winds of 139 km / h The cyclone was located at 880 km south-south-west of Nadi, on-

Fiji Islands between 25,8 ° S and 173,3 ° E

In the evening on

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In Madagascar, a tropical cyclone is approaching

In Madagascar, a tropical cyclone is approaching Natural Disasters

Tropical Cyclone Giovanna is located 468 km north-east of the island of Port Louis and Reunion and moving in a south-west to the east coast of Madagascar and further along the Mozambique Channel. As you approach the island in a cyclone will develop wind speeds of over 190 km / h with gusts up to 210 km / h Giovanna will bring heavy rainfall and high waves up to 7.3 meters in height, posing danger to coastal residents.

Fig. 1. Giovanna cyclone track.

Fig. 2. Radar image of rainfall.

Last day

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NASA is preparing for the observation of the approaching asteroid

NASA is preparing for the observation of the approaching asteroid Facts

November 8, 2011 Asteroid 2005 YU55 a width of 400 meters close to the ground at a distance of 325,000 kilometers, passing it. NASA claims that the asteroid will have no gravitational influence on Earth.

Asteroid 2005 YU55 is the largest known asteroid, which will pass by the Earth in the next 17 years. In 2028 the asteroid 2001 WN5 will be at a distance of 228,000 kilometers.

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In Japan, the approaching typhoon claimed the life of a man

June 22, 2013. Powerful storms, harbingers going on the Japanese island of typhoon "Lipi", which assigned the serial number of the fourth, claimed the life of an elderly man, a resident of Kagawa Prefecture on the island of Shikoku. During a powerful rain man accidentally fell into a water-filled ditch and could not get out of it.

An approaching typhoon "Lipi" unleashed on Wakayama Prefecture, Kochi, Hiroshima and Yamaguchi monthly rainfall (about 350 mm) in just three days. As a result, in Wakayama forced the evacuation of more than 1,500 residents because of the threat of flooding of their homes.

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To a large asteroid approaching Earth

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Astronomers say that the Earth is approaching a new large asteroid. This asteroid UB, otherwise known as Hermes. An asteroid about the size of a 2-kilometer faded observers and unexpectedly discovered only now, on the way towards our planet, according to broadcaster NTV.

It is estimated that it will approach

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Canadian tsunami after the earthquake was not dangerous

Tsunami after the earthquake was harmless Canadian Natural Disasters

After a fairly strong earthquake of 7.7 points, recorded in Canada, to Hawaii, it was announced on the possibility of a tsunami warning. However, it was not more serious than a horror story on the eve of All Saints' Day. However, most of the islanders the announcement seriously and people began a hurried evacuation of the interior of the island.

Within minutes, the traffic on the roads leading from the coast, it was difficult, in Honolulu, there have been many accidents because drivers are in a state of panic.

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Sunbeam typhoon approaching Korea

Sunbeam typhoon approaching Korea Danger Zone

Most recently, one of the strongest typhoon of the season hit the Japanese island of Okinawa. Now the system keeps its way to the coast of South Korea. Wind, brought by typhoon, hurricane force was equivalent to the third category. Rainfall the island harboring the 25th mm or more rainfall per hour, which could not cause flooding of some areas of Okinawa.

At the moment, the typhoon is located 135 km from Busan South Korea and moving to the north at a speed of 17 knots. Observers recorded the maximum wave height

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The Philippines is approaching hurricane

The Philippines is approaching Hurricane Natural Disasters

Tropical storm "Sendong" with destructive winds and heavy rain to reach the southern Philippines early as December 16, if the last tropical cyclone of the Pacific justify weather forecast.

According to the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA), December 15 at 16:00 in the hurricane was 610km from Ginatuana, Southern Province of Surigao. The maximum wind speed was 65 km / h gusting to 80 km / h, is expected that the system will go on to the west-serevo-west at a speed of 30 km / h

Figure 2. Forecast track

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In Taiwan, 5,000 people were evacuated due to an approaching typhoon

In Taiwan, 5,000 people were evacuated due to an approaching typhoon danger zone

August 23, 2012 in Taiwan evacuated 5,000 residents as a precaution before the impact of Typhoon "Tembin." According to military officials, this is necessary to avoid this fatal accident three years ago, when typhoon "Morakot" took the lives of over 600 people in August 2009.

"The evacuation of residents in low-lying regions of the place or the places most prone to landslides. It also means that people will not be caught off guard, "- said the representative of the Ministry of Defence, David Lo. When

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Astronomers do not have the ability to track all the asteroids approaching Earth

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The lack of global monitoring system of astronomical not to track all the asteroids approaching the Earth. This was reported by head of the department of space astrometry Institute of Astronomy Lydia Rykhlova. According to her, "The Earth is not immune from the asteroid hazard." In this

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