Residents of western Japan are being put on alert for strengthening Typhoon Soulik to pose serious threats to lives and property Tuesday into Wednesday. Dangers may also spread to South Korea.
In the distant footsteps of Hurricane Hector, Major Hurricane Lane is forecast to take a similar path just south of the Big Island of Hawaii next week.
Residents across parts of the United Kingdom will want to keep wellies and brollies handy as Ernesto sweeps rain through this weekend.
Despite weakening, Rumbia will continue to plague eastern China with flooding rain into early next week.
Slow-moving Bebinca will continue to bring a high risk for flooding and mudslides across southeastern Asia into Saturday.
Of the more than 614,000 bridges standing in the United States, many of them face the threat of damage from extreme natural events.
The Atlantic Basin is uncharacteristically quiet for mid-August, with the exception of Tropical Storm Ernesto in the north-central Atlantic Ocean.
For disaster survivors, picking up the pieces can be a real challenge, and the traumatic impacts are not always visible.