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AssistAlert: Thanksgiving Weather Forecast Projecting Travel Woes
2023 is set to see the highest volume of Thanksgiving week travel in years, however, reports of widespread inclement weather may put a damper on holiday plans for many. 


AssistAlert: Southwest Iceland Braces for Potential Catastrophic Eruption
Following the 900 earthquakes and other significant seismic activity afflicting the south of Iceland on Monday, concerns of a potentially cataclysmic volcanic eruption have emerged. 


AssistAlert: Gas Shortage Leads to Ghana Power Outages
A drop in electricity generation caused by gas shortages have lead to a 550 megawatt gap at peak time, accounting for 10% of the country’s generation capacity. 


AssistAlert: Category 5 Hurricane Devastates Mexican Coast
Acapulco experienced one of the worst recorded natural disasters in its history with the landfall of Hurricane Otis. The storm system tore through the coastal city early Wednesday leaving devastation in its wake to the several resorts, businesses, and residential buildings in its path.  


AssistAlert: U.S. State Department Releases Updated Advisory for Lebanon
In the wake of the recent events in Israel and Gaza, the U.S. State Department has released a Level 4: Do Not Travel advisory for the neighboring country of Lebanon. 


AssistAlert: Travel Severely Impacted by Military Activities
Travel in and around the affected areas has been severely impacted with airlines urged by regulators such as the US Federal Aviation Authority, the European Union Aviation Safety Agency, and Israel's aviation authority to use caution in Israeli airspace but with no outright complete suspension of flights. 


AssistAlert: Typhoon Koinu Impacts Taiwan
Descending on Taiwan this morning, Typhoon Koinu brought with it the third highest recorded wind-gust in the nation’s history topping 213 mph.


AssistAlert: Health Warnings Issued in Manila Following Volcanic Gas and Smog
An outpouring of volcanic gas in tandem with pollution smog has severely impacted the air quality of the Philippine capital city of Manila, prompting health warnings and school closures.


AssistAlert: Storm Daniel Casualties Escalate in Libya
The resulting flooding and damage from Storm Daniel has resulted in over 5,200 fatalities and counting. 


AssistAlert: 6.8 Magnitude Earthquake Rocks Morocco
Around 6:11pm EST on Friday, September 8th, Morocco experienced its deadliest earthquake since 1960. 


AssistAlert: Hurricane Lee Gains Strength
Originating off the coast of Guinea, what was a Category 1 hurricane Thursday has intensified to a Category 4, doubling its windspeeds in just under a day. 


AssistAlert: Tropical Storm Yun-yeung to Make Landfall in Japan
As Tropical Storm Yun-yeung moves through the Philippine Sea, its trajectory is anticipated to make landfall over Aichi Prefecture in the early afternoon on Friday, September 8th


AssistAlert: Emergency Proclamation Issued Over Hawaii Wildfires
In the wake of extreme wildfire spread exacerbated by hurricane force winds and drought conditions, Hawaii’s lieutenant governor has issued an emergency proclamation for the state and activated the National Guard. 


AssistAlert: System Malfunction Causes Flight Disruptions at Paris Airport
On August 3rd, the Paris-Orly Airport experienced a baggage processing system failure prompting significant departure delays. 


AssistAlert: Typhoon Doksuri Makes Landfall over Fujian Province
Typhoon Doksuri, the tropical cyclone responsible for the tragic capsizing of a ferry off the coast of Manila, has made landfall in southern China early this morning. 


AssistAlert: Greek Wildfires Prompt Large-Scale Evacuation
As the heatwaves affecting Europe continue to worsen, the spread of resulting wildfires on the Greek island of Rhodes had prompted the largest-scale evacuation in the nation’s history.


AssistAlert: 2023 Monsoon Season Forecast for Southeast Asia
Though forecast models project below-average to average rainfall for South and Southeast Asia this monsoon season, elevated potential for flooding, landslides and other related natural disasters are anticipated. 


AssistAlert: Flight Disruptions from Wildfire Smoke Ahead of Holiday
Once again, smoke from the Canadian wildfires has drifted south, impacting visibility, air quality, and flight schedules on the east coast of the United States. 


AssistAlert: Anticipated Flight Delays Post 5G Deadline
The July 1st deadline for airlines to retrofit their fleets with updated radio altimeters is almost here, with flight delays and cancellations expected in its wake. 


AssistAlert: Paris Explosion Near Historic Latin Quarter
At 4:55 pm on Wednesday, June 21st, an explosion tore through Rue Saint-Jacques, which runs from the Notre Dame Cathedral to the Sorbonne University, injuring about 40 people in the blast.