20 August 2012
Today’s operational report is showing increased earthquake activity, with a 5.5M off the Washington State coastline. There was also a 6.3M earthquake in Indonesia, that has caused 6 fatalities and 470 structures destroyed. Reports are still coming in on the Indonesia Earthquake, so these numbers might rise.
There is also a strong chance of a tropical storm developing in the Atlantic (Area1 80%). This storm could be in position to affect the US.
The US National Wildfire Preparedness level remains at a level 4 with 42 large fires in the US, mostly in Northern California and Idaho.
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