Tornadoes have caused mayhem in the United States, with forecasters saying the weather is unusual for January. The town of Adairsville in Georgia took the brunt of the storm, which has killed at least two people.
The eye of Tropical Storm Iselle has made landfall on Hawaii's Big Island. Iselle is being closely followed by Julio, a Category 3 hurricane, set to reach the archipelago on Monday.
Residents of Hawaii are bracing for another tropical storm after power was knocked out to thousands of homes on Big Island on Friday. Hurricanes have hit the US' Pacific island group only three times since 1950.
A powerful typhoon has hit Japan's western island of Shikoku, moving towards the main island of Honshu. The coastal Mie prefecture faced the most severe weather warnings, prompting some cities to evacuate.
A powerful typhoon has struck the Philippines, bringing down trees and electricity pylons and damaging homes. Several people were killed although the capital Manila was spared the worst of the winds.
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