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2018-04-26 11:37:43 (m4.1) Western Turkey 37.8 29.4 (29192)

8:26 am Eastern | U.S. News

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Region: WESTERN TURKEYread more »

Green alert: earthquake M 4.5 in Turkey on 4/26/2018 11:37:41 AM

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Global Disaster Alert and Coordination System M 4.5 in Turkey on 26 Apr 2018 11:37 UTCread more »

April 25 (1 fatality)

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On April 25, 1 residential fire fatality was reported by the Nation's news media.read more »

April 19 (10 fatalities)

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On April 19, 10 residential fire fatalities were reported by the Nation's news media.read more »

April 23 (6 fatalities)

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On April 23, 6 residential fire fatalities were reported by the Nation's news media.read more »

April 21 (12 fatalities)

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On April 21, 12 residential fire fatalities were reported by the Nation's news media.read more »

April 22 (15 fatalities)

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On April 22, 15 residential fire fatalities were reported by the Nation's news media.read more »

April 24 (2 fatalities)

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On April 24, 2 residential fire fatalities were reported by the Nation's news media.read more »

April 20 (4 fatalities)

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On April 20, 4 residential fire fatalities were reported by the Nation's news media.read more »

Green alert: earthquake M 5 in Indonesia on 4/26/2018 9:54:19 AM

6:20 am Eastern | U.S. News

Global Disaster Alert and Coordination System M 5 in Indonesia on 26 Apr 2018 09:54 UTCread more »

SPC Apr 26, 2018 Day 4-8 Severe Weather Outlook

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Day 4-8 Outlook Day 4-8 Convective Outlook NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK 0357 AM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018 Valid 291200Z - 041200Z ...DISCUSSION... Models have trended toward better agreement regarding evolution of overall synoptic-scale pattern through day 7. A large-scale trough over the western states will continue to evolve days 4-5. Return of more substantial moisture through the Plains should occur later day 5 (Monday) into day 6 as winds over the western Gulf veer to southerly in wake of a large area of continental-polar high pressure. Model consensus is that by day 6 (Tuesday) the western trough will have taken on a positive tilt, while a series of vorticity maxima eject northeast through the broad fetch of southwesterly flread more »

SPC - No MDs are in effect as of Thu Apr 26 09:00:02 UTC 2018

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No Mesoscale Discussions are in effect as of Thu Apr 26 09:00:02 UTC 2018.read more »

SPC - No watches are valid as of Thu Apr 26 09:00:02 UTC 2018

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No watches are valid as of Thu Apr 26 09:00:02 UTC 2018.read more »

SPC Apr 26, 2018 0730 UTC Day 3 Severe Thunderstorm Outlook

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SPC 0730Z Day 3 Outlook Day 3 Convective Outlook NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK 0208 AM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018 Valid 281200Z - 291200Z ...NO SEVERE THUNDERSTORM AREAS FORECAST... ...SUMMARY... Isolated to widely scattered thunderstorms with gusty winds are expected Saturday from the southern through northern Rockies into a portion of the Pacific Northwest. ...Synopsis... An omega-blocking regime will characterize the synoptic pattern on Saturday with upper troughs over the western and eastern states and a ridge across the High Plains. ...Western States... Within plume of steep lapse rates and modest subtropical moisture, isolated thunderstorms will likely develop over the higher terrain from the southern through northern Roread more »

SPC Day 2 Fire Weather Outlook

2:51 am Eastern | U.S. News

SPC Day 2 Fire Weather Outlook Day 2 Fire Weather Outlook NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK 0150 AM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018 Valid 271200Z - 281200Z ...Synopsis... Upper ridging over the western CONUS should deamplify on Day 2/Friday as an upper low moves across the Pacific Northwest and northern CA. Large-scale upper troughing will remain over the eastern CONUS through the period. Surface high pressure will dominate much of the central states, while a cold front should move eastward across the Great Basin. ...Portions of the Southwest... Low-level moisture will likely remain quite limited across the Southwest on Day 2/Friday, but modest southeasterly winds in the 600-500-mb layer will foster some increase in mid-leread more »

SPC Day 1 Fire Weather Outlook

2:48 am Eastern | U.S. News

SPC Day 1 Fire Weather Outlook Day 1 Fire Weather Outlook NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK 0146 AM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018 Valid 261200Z - 271200Z ...NO CRITICAL AREAS... ...Synopsis... Large-scale upper troughing with several embedded shortwave perturbations will remain over the central and eastern CONUS today. Upper ridging will persist over the western states as an upper low approaches the coast of northern CA and OR late tonight. At the surface, a cold front will develop southward across the southern/central Plains through the day. A small spatial overlap of strong/gusty post-frontal northeasterly winds and marginally lowered RH values may occur across parts of eastern NM this afternoon. However, RH values shread more »

SPC Apr 26, 2018 0600 UTC Day 2 Convective Outlook

2:43 am Eastern | U.S. News

SPC 0600Z Day 2 Outlook Day 2 Convective Outlook CORR 1 NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK 0142 AM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018 Valid 271200Z - 281200Z ...THERE IS A MARGINAL RISK OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS FROM EASTERN OREGON INTO SOUTHWEST IDAHO... CORRECTED FOR OUTLOOK GRAPHIC ...SUMMARY... Isolated strong thunderstorms capable of downburst winds and some hail may occur from parts of eastern Oregon into southwestern Idaho later Friday afternoon and evening. ...Synopsis... Upper pattern is forecast to be characterized by a synoptic upper trough over the eastern U.S., a ridge over the Intermountain West and a closed upper low moving into the Pacific Northwest region Friday. A significant shortwave trough located within the base of the eastread more »

April 21 (12 fatalities)

2:32 am Eastern | U.S. News

On April 21, 12 residential fire fatalities were reported by the Nation's news media.read more »

April 20 (4 fatalities)

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On April 20, 4 residential fire fatalities were reported by the Nation's news media.read more »

April 22 (15 fatalities)

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On April 22, 15 residential fire fatalities were reported by the Nation's news media.read more »

April 24 (2 fatalities)

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On April 24, 2 residential fire fatalities were reported by the Nation's news media.read more »

April 25 (1 fatality)

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On April 25, 1 residential fire fatality was reported by the Nation's news media.read more »

April 19 (10 fatalities)

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On April 19, 10 residential fire fatalities were reported by the Nation's news media.read more »

April 23 (6 fatalities)

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On April 23, 6 residential fire fatalities were reported by the Nation's news media.read more »

GDACS daily newsletter for 26/04/2018

2:11 am Eastern | U.S. News

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Green alert: earthquake M 5 in Chile on 4/26/2018 5:32:50 AM

2:09 am Eastern | U.S. News

Global Disaster Alert and Coordination System M 5 in Chile on 26 Apr 2018 05:32 UTCread more »

2018-04-25 13:56:20 (m4.6) Fiji Region -20.1 -177.0 (29192)

2:01 am Eastern | U.S. News

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Region: FIJI REGIONread more »

2018-04-26 05:32:50 (m5.0) Coquimbo, Chile -30.6 -71.2 (29192)

1:55 am Eastern | SciTech

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Region: COQUIMBO, CHILEread more »

Green alert: earthquake M 4.5 in Indonesia on 4/26/2018 5:02:12 AM

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Global Disaster Alert and Coordination System M 4.5 in Indonesia on 26 Apr 2018 05:02 UTCread more »

2018-04-25 13:20:43 (m4.4) Antofagasta, Chile -21.8 -69.5 (29192)

1:30 am Eastern | U.S. News

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Region: ANTOFAGASTA, CHILEread more »

2018-04-26 05:02:12 (m4.5) Molucca Sea 2.9 127.9 (29192)

1:29 am Eastern | U.S. News

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Region: MOLUCCA SEAread more »

SPC Apr 26, 2018 0600 UTC Day 1 Convective Outlook

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SPC 1200Z Day 1 Outlook Day 1 Convective Outlook NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK 1225 AM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018 Valid 261200Z - 271200Z ...THERE IS A MARGINAL RISK OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS PARTS OF THE SOUTHEAST... ...SUMMARY... Isolated severe thunderstorms with hail and strong wind gusts are expected across parts of the Southeast on Thursday afternoon and evening. ...Eastern Alabama/Georgia/South Carolina/Central North Carolina... An upper-level trough will move across the Southeast today as a 55 to 65 kt mid-level jet moves through the base of the trough. At the surface, a low will move from the central Gulf Coast States into Georgia as a cold front advances eastward across the region. A corridor of weak low-level moistread more »

2018-04-26 03:04:02 (m4.4) South of Java, Indonesia -9.6 112.6 (29192)

11:15 pm Eastern | U.S. News

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Region: SOUTH OF JAVA, INDONESIAread more »

2018-04-25 16:05:58 (m4.9) South of Africa -53.5 24.8 (29192)

10:04 pm Eastern | SciTech

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Region: SOUTH OF AFRICAread more »

April 20 (4 fatalities)

10:01 pm Eastern | U.S. News

On April 20, 4 residential fire fatalities were reported by the Nation's news media.read more »

April 18 (9 fatalities)

10:01 pm Eastern | U.S. News

On April 18, 9 residential fire fatalities were reported by the Nation's news media.read more »

April 22 (15 fatalities)

10:01 pm Eastern | U.S. News

On April 22, 15 residential fire fatalities were reported by the Nation's news media.read more »

April 24 (2 fatalities)

10:01 pm Eastern | U.S. News

On April 24, 2 residential fire fatalities were reported by the Nation's news media.read more »

April 21 (12 fatalities)

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On April 21, 12 residential fire fatalities were reported by the Nation's news media.read more »

April 23 (6 fatalities)

10:01 pm Eastern | U.S. News

On April 23, 6 residential fire fatalities were reported by the Nation's news media.read more »

April 19 (10 fatalities)

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On April 19, 10 residential fire fatalities were reported by the Nation's news media.read more »

2018-04-25 15:34:50 (m4.1) Off E. Coast of S. Island, N.z. -42.3 174.1 (29192)

9:52 pm Eastern | U.S. News

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Region: OFF E. COAST OF S. ISLAND, N.Z.read more »

2018-04-25 15:29:29 (m4.7) Bougainville Region, P.n.g. -4.9 154.2 (29192)

9:47 pm Eastern | SciTech

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SPC Apr 26, 2018 0100 UTC Day 1 Convective Outlook

8:44 pm Eastern | U.S. News

SPC 0100Z Day 1 Outlook Day 1 Convective Outlook NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK 0741 PM CDT Wed Apr 25 2018 Valid 260100Z - 261200Z ...THERE IS A MARGINAL RISK OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS PARTS OF SOUTH TEXAS... ...SUMMARY... Isolated strong to severe thunderstorms may continue to affect parts of south Texas this evening. ...South Texas... The latest water vapor imagery shows an upper-level low over the central states with an upper-level trough extending southwestward into the southern Plains. The southern extension of the trough is located across the lower Rio Grande Valley and a plume of mid-level moisture is present ahead of the trough along the Texas Coastal Plain. Scattered thunderstorms are ongoing within this plumeread more »

SPC - No MDs are in effect as of Thu Apr 26 00:45:02 UTC 2018

8:44 pm Eastern | U.S. News

No Mesoscale Discussions are in effect as of Thu Apr 26 00:45:02 UTC 2018.read more »

SPC - No watches are valid as of Thu Apr 26 00:45:02 UTC 2018

8:44 pm Eastern | U.S. News

No watches are valid as of Thu Apr 26 00:45:02 UTC 2018.read more »

One week left to register with FEMA

8:04 pm Eastern | U.S. News

PAGO PAGO, American Samoa – There is one week left to register with FEMA for disaster assistance.The Disaster Recovery Center in Pago Pago is open to anyone who suffered damage from Tropical Storm Gita. The last day to register is Tuesday, May1.You may go directly to the DRC even if you have not pre-registered. Staff will be at the DRC to process any survivor. Language English read more »

Green alert: earthquake M 4.6 in New Zealand on 4/25/2018 11:28:11 PM

7:55 pm Eastern | U.S. News

Global Disaster Alert and Coordination System M 4.6 in New Zealand on 25 Apr 2018 23:28 UTCread more »

Village registrations continue at DRC

7:50 pm Eastern | U.S. News

PAGO PAGO, American Samoa – The American Samoa Government released the next schedule for villages to register at the Disaster Recovery Center in Pago Pago. Heads of households who were affected by Tropical Storm Gita may use the following schedule to go to the DRC.  Language English read more »

2018-04-25 23:28:11 (m4.6) North Island of New Zealand -38.4 175.9 (29192)

7:44 pm Eastern | SciTech

== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==

Region: NORTH ISLAND OF NEW ZEALANDread more »

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