On Thursday the far North and South-East of Kazakhstan will be in the area of atmospheric frontal sections, the rest of the territory of the Republic — under the influence of the anticyclone, reports the Ministry of emergency situations of RK with reference to the forecasters.
In East Kazakhstan, Kyzylorda, day in Almaty oblasts places expected increase of wind up to 15-20 m/s, dust storm. In Zhambyl, South-Kazakhstan, Mangistau, Atyrau, West-Kazakhstan, Pavlodar regions is expected wind power 15-23 m/S.
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28 settlements were left without electricity in the night of 1st / 2nd September due to bad weather in Poltava region, the press service of the emergencies Ministry.
The blackout occurred in the seven districts of the region as the result of complications weather conditions (storm wind gusts) and because of the actuation of the automatic protection of power lines.
To resume the supply of the settlements involved brigade oblenergos.
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The seventh in this year's tropical Typhoon «Compass» hit South Korea and caused serious damage to several parts of the country. This was announced today Hydrometeorological RK.
For the capital he was the most powerful in the last 15 years. Caused to Seoul damage has led to the most serious in recent decades a transport collapse, ITAR-TASS reported.
The storm led to failures in the operation of railway transport and almost all terrestrial areas of the Seoul subway. In the Western parts of the country violated the supply. On the West coast of the province of Chungcheong-namdo were Read more [...]
The a 4.3 magnitude earthquake occurred on Thursday morning in the Gulf of Corinth in Greece, told the Athens Institute of geodynamics.
The epicenter of the earthquake was located in 57 kilometres North-West of the Greek capital.
As the correspondent of RIA Novosti, in Athens earthquake was felt at about 0700 local time in the form of a weak vibration of the floor and furniture.
Victims and material damage, according to local TV channels.
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The hurricane made dead city of Volzhsky, Volgograd region. According to the information of power, without power supply there are about 300 thousand people - almost the entire population of the city. Just in the satellite city of Volgograd live 350 thousand people.
According to the preliminary version, the cause breakage on the lines became squally wind. This publication reports Pro-volgograd.ru with reference to \"Left electric networks\" JSC \"IDGC of the South JSC - \"Volgogradenergo\". Completely de-energized three urban substations.
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August 30, 2013. Material damage from floods in the far East can be more than 30 billion rubles. Russian President Vladimir Putin urged local authorities to take urgent measures to help the victims. Due to the accident were evacuated thousands of people. The disaster has destroyed agricultural fields and devastated the city. Details in the report by Paul Scott.
The water level in the Amur river near Khabarovsk reached 790 cm
September 1, 2013. The water level in the Amur river near Khabarovsk in the past day has risen to 8 cm and amounted to 790 cm. The chief sanitary Read more [...]
In the village Forest Slobodka Kolomyia district, Ivano-Frankivsk region in three places near the houses from the ground follows the gas. The gas exits into the wells and seeps into the basement.
So the gas is not accumulated and exploded locals set fire to natural gas. The more gas output is 1 meter in diameter, the height of the flame reaches two feet.
As BelTA Gazeta.ua in the waiting room of the regional state administration, aware of the problem in the National ecological centre and the Ministry of emergencies of Ukraine. The survey specialists environmental center found that flowed natural Read more [...]
Last August was the hottest month in the history of the state of Israel. In several places broken temperature records: near Safed temperature reached 40.6 degrees Celsius, in Kfar Blum 45.4 degrees, in Jerusalem -41 degrees.
Meteorological service of Israel reports that August was the hottest month in the history of the state since the start of observation.
In addition, the average temperature in August was much higher than the average temperature this month during 1981—2010.
The August night was 3-4 degrees hotter than usual. Daytime average temperatures exceeded the normal by 2-4 Read more [...]
September 02, 10 (16:46)According to local residents, the power of the tremors was about 3 points
In EMERCOM of the Russian Federation in the Krasnodar region, we confirmed the information about the earthquake that occurred in Tuapse about 40 moments ago. According to preliminary data, the epicenter of the tremors was in the sea a few kilometers from the shore.
Pushes very well could be felt on land. Among the residents there was panic. In the background was a flurry of calls of citizens who wanted to know whether an aftershock and whether to leave their homes.
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The weather was a surprise Europe: in Poland and the Czech Republic the first snow fell. And while we are talking about mountain areas, but winter there were no earlier than October.
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Heavy rains and strong winds brought the weakened hurricane Earl\", struck the coast of the U.S. state of North Carolina and reached Virginia, according to the associated Press.
In the morning the cyclone lasted for 225 kilometers from the coast of North Carolina to southern border of Virginia.
At the moment, on the coast of North Carolina gusts of winds up to 50 miles an hour earlier station of the U.S. coast guard at Cape Hatteras recorded gusts of wind power 108 kilometers per hour.
As noted by Reuters, as of six o'clock in the morning local time (10.00 GMT), the hurricane center is 140 km Read more [...]
Serious water shortages may occur in Kazakhstan by 2020, said the Chairman of the Committee on water resources of the Ministry of agriculture of the Republic Anarbek Ormanov in an interview published Friday in the newspaper «Kazakhstanskaya Pravda».
«Assessment of the mean annual values of river runoff in Kazakhstan in the last 30 years has decreased by 25.3 cubic kilometers per year. This corresponds to the long-term prediction of climate change. Given the expected reduction of transboundary flow by 2020 will reduce water resources of the Republic to 86 cubic kilometers Read more [...]
The earthquake of a magnitude of 6.3 occurred on Friday in the area of the Aleutian Islands, which is part of the U.S. state of Alaska, according to the website of the U.S. geological survey (USGS).
According to the service, the earthquake occurred at 2.16 local time (15.16 GMT) from Andreyevsky Islands. The earthquake was located at a depth of 50.8 km. The epicenter of earthquake was 45 kilometres South-East of the city of Adak.
Information about the victims and destruction have been reported. There is no tsunami threat.
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The President of Guatemala, Alvaro Colom declared a state of emergency due to incessant rains that left on Saturday the lives of 19 people, said the South American TV station TeleSur.
For the past day was registered about 40 landslides and mudflows from the banks of the dozens of rivers, destroyed bridges and roads. Evacuated more 10 thousands of residents. The national economy caused damage estimated at half a billion dollars.
According to the forecasts of meteorologists, the rain will continue for several days. The most severe consequences of the vanishing of debris flow in the Department Read more [...]
Strong gusty winds at night and on the morning of 3 September was dead about 10 thousand households in Eastern and southern Finland. Most of the damage in the province of South Savo, where currently without electricity remain about 2.5 thousand houses. Electricity lost residents of municipalities Sulkava, Puumala, Savolinna and kerimäki.
In North Karelia de-energized about 2,000 houses, mainly in Ilomantsi, Liperi, Paljarvi. Also in the provinces of South Karelia and Paivat-häme de-energized hundreds of homes. Renovations are taking place. The companies promise to restore electricity to evening.
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In Dnepropetrovsk under cargo van, transporting grain, failed asphalt. This was reported by press service of the traffic police of the city.
On the road formed a funnel — 1.5 meters in width and 4 meters in length. While experts call the cause of PE «overweight trailer truck grain» because the pavement was in good condition — without pits and obstacles. Asphalt simply could not withstand the weight of 14 tons
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Heavy rains triggered floods in southern Australia. In Victoria podtoplennymi was several hundred homes. According to local press reports, in rescue service has received over 800 calls asking for help.
The authorities mobilized army units for evacuation. Descended got blocked the road to the ski resort on the North of the state, reports NTV.
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The earthquake of a magnitude of 5.3 occurred on Saturday near the coast of the Japanese island of Hokkaido, reports the website of the U.S. Geological survey.
Tremors were recorded in the 06.15 baseband on Saturday local time (01.15 MSC). According to seismologists, the epicenter of the earthquake was located 85 kilometres South-East of the city of Kushiro. The earthquake at a depth of 66,4 kilometers.
About the victims and the extent of damage is unknown.
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In Kabardino-Balkaria hurricane consequences. At several localities prokhladnenskogo district on Thursday struck storms, strong wind and hail.
According to preliminary data, was seriously damaged 200 homes, another 400 received minor injuries. In many buildings, broken Windows, ripped off roofs, torn out by the roots the trees. Immediately organized the evacuation of children, women and elderly people. Many of the events recalled tornado.
The hurricane disrupted the operation of one of the substations without light was 10 thousand people. Utilities almost immediately began to clear the debris Read more [...]