On Friday night a huge cold front hit Yakutia, in 11 locations the temperature dropped to minus 50 degrees, meteorologists said Yakut.Extremely frost was observed at the poles of the cold northern hemisphere - in the village of Oymyakon (minus 53 degrees), in Verkhoyansk (minus 52).Temperature of minus 40 to minus 49 degrees today kept in 21 settlements of Yakutia, and only six locations temperature measurements for winter Yakutia, "warm" - from minus 20 to minus 29 degrees.Stinging cold of minus 30 to minus 43 degrees today are also observed in the Khabarovsk and Primorye territories, Read more [...]
Hebdomad of November 28-December 4, 1996 Dynamic lam to Kauai Rock-climbing in Thailand Plumed Butte a goodness early-season quality Kayak tenting on Lake Mead Out-of-the-way trails in the OzarksFighting pickup to KauaiInquiry: My wife and I are considering passing to Hawaii one-time betwixt January and April. We do not wish to lay approximately the beach, but are concerned in doing something fighting and interesting, such as kayaking and/or tramp. Read more [...]
Carlotta the Pacific coast of Mexico.
on June 18. After hurricane Carlotta struck the southern Mexican state of Oaxaca, a few villages in the mountains were flooded. It is reported that due to the damage in one of the houses has killed two children; their mother was seriously injured and is in hospital. The government has already declared a state of emergency on the line from Salina Cruz to Acapulco, despite the fact that the hurricane was losing his power and became a tropical storm.While specific data on the effects of rain is not disclosed, however, it is known that the flood was not very Read more [...]
In the danger zone and part of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, which is about 200 homes, hostels and various infrastructure projects. Emergency services are on high alert. Rescuers strongly recommend tourists and hunters to refrain from going to the mountains. As expected, the weather improved until January 6.Category: Element Read more [...]
Because of the floods, hurricanes, droughts and other natural disasters in the past year, a total of around the world were killed 9.5 thousand people and caused material damage amounted to 122 billion euros. Such data led today in Munich German company "communiqué D" / Munich Re AG /, which is one of the leaders in the insurance market.
Most often, natural disasters have occurred in the United States. Only one hurricane "Sandy", leaving thousands homeless people in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut, has damaged at 38 billion euros, accounting for almost a third of the Read more [...]
Workweek of January 2-8, 1997 Paddling the Maine Island Tail Heli- and snowcat skiing in Canada Where to halt for Bonaire dive Recoil at a Shenandoah produce innWhere to stop for Bonaire diveHead: I am loss to Bonaire to aqualung plunge and windsurf. Do you live of any chinchy places to hitch thither? Nearly of the dive-oriented shops let expensive accommodations.Lusterlessness VogelWashington, DCmvogel@worldbank.orgResidue gentle on BonaireStake Advisor: Read more [...]
on June 19. The earthquake of a magnitude of 5.2 happened on Tuesday in the South-Eastern coast of Australia, reports the website of the U.S. geological survey (USGS).
Tremors were registered at 20.53 local time (14.53 time. The earthquake at a depth of 9.9 kilometers. The epicenter of the earthquake was located at a distance of 10 kilometers from My city of the Australian state of Victoria.
Information about possible damage and no casualties were reported.
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A selection of beautiful and striking images of a poorly studied phenomenon of nature - lightning.Category: Element Read more [...]
In Rochester, New York, shortly before the New Year was so heavy snowfall that took many residents dig out their doors to go outside.Clearing of snowdrifts was conducted continuously for several days. For this purpose we use an additional special equipment, which is used only in extreme cases, provides Ecowars.tv.Some rochestertsy had to resort to the help of neighbors, in order to be able to find yourself outside. And those who went to work on your own car, probably bite your elbows, as the roads were barely visible under a thick layer of snow.Category: Element Read more [...]
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Workweek of January 16-22, 1997 St. Lucia's better dive floater Tennessee's not-so-Lost Sea Base-camp paddling in Canada Acquisition the ropes for packing Trouncing the crowds at DenaliScholarship the ropes for packingDoubt: I neediness to commencement packing but don't recognise where to get. I've through batch of tenting and traveling "packing" but don't cognize how to approach start hike/packing. I've interpret piles of information on the Read more [...]
Hebdomad of December 19-25, 1996 Whistler-Blackcomb on a shoelace Malaria precautions for Indonesia Local tramp clubs in New Zealand Amorous skiing trips in Wisconsin Skiing the Chiliad Canon's Northwards RimMalaria precautions for IndonesiaEnquiry: Do you remember it is essential to takings anti-malaria medicine piece disbursement 4 months in Bali? How approximately if I'm preparation on travelling in over-the-counter areas of Indonesia?Jerry NoloboffSt. Read more [...]
In Russia, one of the biggest disasters was the flooding in the Kuban: 171 people died, Krymsk was almost washed away, the lyrics take the city by surprise. A few weeks ago, Hurricane "Sandy" was walking around New York, destroyed several states, 113 victims across America. Night, rainfall and flow crushing force. This summer, the Kuban learned: ninth wave is in the mountains. Flood victims 171 people. Wave surging on Krymsk reached 7 meters. And most importantly, it all happened quickly. "She just came in 10 minutes," - says an eyewitness. "Over there two people Read more [...]
on June 19. This summer will be no extreme heat, which caused a lot of trouble with the Russians in 2010, forecasters predict.
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Some areas of the Cuban island at the mercy of uncharacteristic for this time of the year and given the planet cold air masses. In Cuba, the temperature dropped to a record +4 ° C, while the average annual temperature is generally in the range +22 .. +28 ° C, and on the east coast can be raised even higher. As reported by the weather bureau, the cold, dry air arrived in Cuba from the Atlantic.
By 20 meteorological stations of the country thermal sensors recorded the temperature below 10 ° C. The most noticeable cooling observed in the central and western regions, where the air is not heated Read more [...]
Workweek of January 23-29, 1997 Exploring northwards of the Gumshoe RoachExtensive refuge vacations with kids Guided trekking to K2 Bag Clique Hawaii Volcanoes Home Common on base Mountaineering courses for teenagersGuided trekking to K2 Stand CliqueDubiousness: Can you urge an outing party which leads a slip to the K2 groundwork cantonment in Pakistan? Is this a more hard trek than the Everest groundwork clique? Many thanks.AllysonBrisbane, AustraliaAllyson.Wille@Austrade.gov.auPakistan's Read more [...]
on June 19. The flowering of the Black sea becomes a record, it has been going on for more than a month and covers the entire deep part of the sea, according to the engineering and technology center (ITC) «R & d center».
«Flowering coccolithophorids, and this specific species of phytoplankton in the Black sea has been going on for a month and covers the entire deep part of the sea», — notes «R & d center».
«Such intensity and duration of flowering in the Black sea has not previously been observed. The maximum intensity of flowering observed Read more [...]
The bad weather, which in the past Christmas fell on the north-eastern and central U.S. states have killed at least 16 people. Local media reported that the majority of them were killed in major accident, but also because of falling trees. Snowstorms sometimes led to a power failure, and more than 200 thousand Americans were without electricity. Because of the rampant disaster canceled more than a thousand flights. The most difficult was the situation at the airports, Indiana, Maine, Michigan, New Hampshire, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Vermont.Category: Element Read more [...]
Earthquake in EAO touched the territory of four municipalities
on June 18. Earthquake in the Jewish Autonomous region touched the territory of four municipalities. In Birobidzhan force reached three points, said Corr. RIA ЕАОmedia the press service of EMERCOM of Russia in EAO.
June 18, 2012 at 16:10 (HBR) on the territory of the Jewish Autonomous region was recorded quake, which was felt in, Birobidzhan power up to 3 points. According to the geophysical service of RAS seysmosovete happened magnitude of 4.6.
According to preliminary data, the earthquake was felt in, Birobidzhan, Birobidzhan, Read more [...]