On Friday, a series of earthquakes rattled Hawaii as the world's largest active volcano, Mauna Loa, entered a state of heightened unrest. The strongest quake recorded reportedly had a magnitude of 5.0. It is not clear whether the developments have had any effect on continuing unrest.
On Saturday, a month's worth of rain fell in 8 hours in central Venezuela, causing five small rivers to flood and triggering a deadly landslide in the town of Tejerias [Las Tejerías].
On Wednesday, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis stated that "it's no longer possible to safely evacuate" from Collier County and Sarasota as Hurricane Ian, which intensified into a high-end Category 4 storm, moved into Florida's west coast with destructive winds and rains [...]