Weather in the Central region of the EPR still forms the anticyclone, which is gradually destroyed. Destroyed and the associated high-rise crest, which had led to a series of temperature records. Thus, the new record maximum temperature recorded in Tula ...+33,5°, Smolensk ...+35,0°, the eagle ...+35,5°.
Hot weather is kept in the Ukraine and southern Belarus. In Odessa, the temperature rose to ...+34,9°, Zaporozhye and Dnepropetrovsk was accordingly ...+36,5° ...+36,6°, in Kherson the thermometer rose to ...+37,6° in Kiev ...+35,7°. Almost not behind Ukrainian records the maximum Read more [...]
Anomalous heat, steady on the territory of Central Russia, managed to inflict a lot of harm. Suffer from it plants, animals and people.
According to the Department of agriculture and consumer market of the Yaroslavl region, in the farmland region, the soil has dried out to 50 cm in depth. In the Department progressof Vologda region predict a decrease in grain yield up to 20%. However, as assured there will suffer from this are not people, but animals as the grain that is grown in the fields of Vologda region, aft. So part of the livestock in the fall will have to be put under the knife at Read more [...]
August 28, 2013. Sunken city in Argentina rose from under the water. Argentina is becoming more popular Ghost town on the shore of the great salt lake. Once it swallowed up the flood. Decades later element was to expose the frightening picture.
Once these ruins were famous streets in all of Argentina city-resort Villa-Epecuen. Now he has become a city of ghosts.In 1985, in the aftermath of the floods, this resort is almost completely under water. And, since 2000, the element gradually receded, exposing the fact that now, more like the effects of the Apocalypse.
Natalia, a former resident Read more [...]
After the abnormal heat and temperature records in the same regions declared a storm warning. Cold snap brings strong winds, hurricanes and even a tornado, as in Novorossiysk.Five tornadoes formed over NovorossiyskFive tornadoes were spotted in the sea, between the Kabardinka village and Cape Jaco. Over the city hung storm clouds, where they formed a high pillars. The elements raged in earnest - the tornadoes that appeared, then disappeared.
- At the moment tornadoes broke up, but there is a possibility of formation of new - told Life News operational duty MU Civil protection of Novorossiysk. Read more [...]
More than 10 thousand people were evacuated because of flooding in the city of Dandong in Liaoning province on China's border with North Korea. In some areas of Dandong city for the last night fell nearly 600 millimeters of rainfall.
Torrential rains led to a sharp rise in water level in the border with the DPRK Yalu river.
In the night of Saturday, the rains were almost across China. Weather forecasts, precipitation will continue in the provinces of Sichuan, Hebei, Shandong, Liaoning and other regions of the at least three more days.
In Dandong broken power supply, flooded roads, damaged Read more [...]
The earthquake of magnitude 6,4 happened last night in the South Pacific ocean near the island of Bougainville (Papua New Guinea).
According to the USGS, the epicenter of the earthquake was located in 165 km South-West of the city arava and 825 km from the capital city Port Moresby.
Tectonic cataclysms observed at a depth of 50,9 km, about the implications of underground elements have been reported, according to ITAR-TASS.
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Rain is very welcome in North Ossetia, where because of the drought in distress was one of the villages. There were dry almost all sources, and to get the water at least for drinking, people have to walk several miles in the mountains. In addition, the scorching heat burned almost all the fields and now they are unlikely to collect even the smallest harvest.Water and wells have not stood the test of forty-degree heat and dry. Now the main meal in the homes of residents Ossetian villages Gizel - watermelon. Only he helps to escape from thirst. The rest of the vegetables and fruits in the gardens Read more [...]
Flood in Algeria claimed the lives of 7 people.
Inundated towns, highways, destroyed several bridges.
On the place of the accident is being conducted search and rescue operations.
Meteorologists forecast that downpours in the next few hours will cease.
At the same time rescuers expect an increase in the number of victims of floods, because some areas of the disaster was reported missing.
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The flood waters destroyed the two spans of the bridge. He began to fall just before the approaching passenger train.
Realizing that slip does not succeed, the driver applied the emergency brake and declared urgent evacuation. All the people had to leave the train before the structure collapsed completely, and two cars fell into the river. Minor injuries received only a few people.
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A strong storm hit on the night on Saturday at the capital of Abkhazia, Sukhumi. The authorities are concerned about whether they will be able to eliminate the effects of the strongest wind for two or three days.
A powerful hurricane struck the Sukhumi and raged for about an hour. The disaster has caused damage to the urban economy. The mayor of the capital of Abkhazia Alias of Labakhua told Interfax that strong winds tore roofs off houses, torn power lines. He expressed hope that the hurricane's effects resolve within two to three days.
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As a result of a tornado in the black sea Georgian city of Poti and its suburbs on August 21, ripped off roofs with more than 30 houses and buildings, many of them broken glass, city of fallen about ten trees. This was announced today by representatives of the authorities Poti.
The tornado lasted about five minutes but that was enough for applying to the city and residents a lot of damage. The leaders of the Poti city hall told the citizens that the city authorities will assist in the repair of damaged buildings and reimburse caused by the elements of damage.
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Severe flooding occurred in the area of the North Korean town of Sinuiju, located in Pyongan province North Korea on the border with China.
As reported by the KCNA news Agency, were under the water for private homes and public buildings, large areas of agricultural land.
The disaster was caused by the exit from the banks of the river Amnok after a powerful heavy rains that hit the area tonight. In the aftermath of floods include military personnel of the Korean people's army and the population of the province. About the victims not reported.
Earlier this month, the red cross Society of Read more [...]
Last Saturday in the Atlantic ocean was formed tropical cyclone. According to experts from the National centre for monitoring hurricanes in Miami (USA, Florida), its epicenter is currently about 935 miles southwest of the southern Cape Verde Islands. Currently, the cyclone is moving in a North-westerly direction with a speed of 15 kilometers per hour, it is the power of the wind reaches to 45 miles per hour.
Scientists note that it is not yet clear whether the trajectory will move the cyclone, and whether it is sushi. Currently, he is a threat only to shipping. Meteorologists do not exclude Read more [...]
August 28, 2013. In the heavy snowfall, thousands of people were cut off from the outside world in Peru. The storm made landfall on the South-Eastern part of the country. In the Puno region in the Andes very cold - the column of the thermometer fell to zero.
In remote villages fell to 40 cm of snow. According to local media, in a difficult position was 12 thousand families. Blizzard has caught and livestock, it is assumed that many animals died. On the roads seen dozens of abandoned cars, owassa in the snow, when people tried to leave the region.In a small community one of the residents Read more [...]
Tthe Turkish city of Bergama, in the province of Izmir lies in smoke. As a result of severe wildfire evacuation is declared in five nearby villages.
Dwelling people leave rapidly, taking only what was necessary. Now with fire fight about 500 the rescuers to help them sent 10 the helicopters. Strong winds fanning the flames, and hampers the work of firefighters.
The police find out what caused the fire, reports NTV. Russian tourists have nothing to fear, city of Bergama is almost 30 kilometers from the coast of the Aegean sea, the rest there a little.
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Seismologists from the University of Irvine and the Rate in the U.S. is predicted in the coming years, California's strong earthquake, which can reach 8 points. Scientists estimate that such a devastating earthquake in the region that happens only once in 45 — 145 years.
Analyzed statistical data on earthquakes in California for the last 700 years, researchers are setting their likely effect. With regularity in time 45 — 145 years in the region, a major earthquake occurs in 6,5 — 7,8 points on the Richter scale. The last such earthquake was in California Read more [...]
The Elbrus glaciers are melting fast, decreasing annually to tens of meters. There are few places in the world where the indicator of global climate change is burning so brightly. But, oddly enough, a ski resort may even benefit from warming in the mountains.
The melting of glaciers in the literal sense of strikes on the head of the valley's residents. With technoblog hats Elbrus (5642 meters above sea level) lay down mudflows, avalanches and ice falls. No need to be a scientist to understand that the highest mountain in Europe loses eternal snow, repeating the fate of «roof of Africa» — Read more [...]
Strong winds tore off roofs, damaged power lines in the village of Borankol Mangistau oblast, the press service of the Ministry of emergency situations of Kazakhstan, IA news-Kazakhstan.
\"On Saturday morning in the Mangistau region, Beineu district, the village of Borankol in the gusty wind power 25-27 meters per second was a failure of roofs: building the middle school \"Karakum\" square 1700 square meters, five houses, two stores, — the message says.
According to the MOE, as the result of incident injured a woman born in 1935, which after first aid was allowed to go home.
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Currently in the Samara region the soil is dry to a depth of 250 cm. And in the coming year a drought will likely continue, even if the year is rainy.
In connection with the anomalous heat environmentalists are preparing disappointing forecasts. Over the past 5 years of drought have become typical, but this year the situation is extremely deteriorated. The moisture, which feed on the ground was scorched the may heat, and the summer was abnormally dry, so a comprehensive drought has led to the fact that a large part of the crops were lost.
\"This year has been the death of many plants, Read more [...]
The earthquake of a magnitude of 5.7 happened on Sunday at the South-Western coast of Greece, according to the USGS.
The epicenter of the earthquake was recorded in the Ionian sea in 153 kilometers from the city of Patras (North-West of the Peloponnese) at a depth of 33 kilometers.
The Greek authorities have not passed operational information about possible damage.
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