It all started with a rabbit
Frosya had a dog Basset and had a pedigree that compared with her British queen - just a cleaning lady or a hereditary milkmaid. However, despite the unimaginable nobility, Frosya was special windy and forever to get involved in the strange history. So at the moment - what it gave up this hare? Would sit at the cottage with the hosts, would have gazed on the porch or the bustle of the world, in the latter case, to run to a butterfly. But no - Frosya ran away into the forest and began to sniff where would that interesnenkoe find? In the nostrils immediately rushed to Read more [...]
Cloud development depends on the circulation conditions and terrain. By the nature of the annual variation of the cloud and forms clouds KhMAO generally similar to the ETR. The number of cloudy days of clouds within the 150-180 and 40-50 clear. In some years and periods, there are significant deviations from the mean, so in the period from 1983 to 1994. average number of days with overcast weather on total cloud ranged from 109 to 196 in Kondinsky Nizhnevartovsk, and the number of clear days in total cloud cover in the October 9 to 28 in Yuilsk. The predominant form of layered clouds (repeatability Read more [...]
Distribution of the clouds in the territory depends largely on the nature of the circulation processes of individual seasons, but at the same time throughout the year affects influence relief. In the winter, when the air is saturated with moisture, influence of the relief may be more pronounced. This is confirmed by changes in cloud cover at perevalivanii cyclones across the Urals. On the eastern slopes and the adjacent parts of the lowlands in winter Cloudy partially eroded as a result of downward movements or changes its structure. On development cloud formation and hence rainfall affect watershed Read more [...]
Icelandic volcano Eyjafjallajökull, instead of calm, is counting on that air carriers are losing each day with more and more money, on the contrary is becoming increasingly active. As reported today by geologists after the overflight of the volcano ash cloud had risen to a height of 8.5 kilometers. Previously, it was about 6 kilometers.
Scientists watching the Eyjafjallajokull believe that due to the melting of glaciers, located on the volcano, is expected to emerge from the ashes of rain clouds, which will also interfere with air traffic over Europe.
In the meantime, more and more countries Read more [...]
Spread of ash
Volcanic ash can cover the north and west of Russia. In the first place under the threat of Murmansk region. After the border with Finland and Norway it is already paralyzed. Experts warn that perhaps volcanic dust will penetrate into the lower layers of the atmosphere. According to doctors, it is the concentration will not be hazardous to health. However, people with hronicheskimim respiratory diseases such as asthma, it is better to stay at home and have on hand inhalers with medicine.
The emergence of a giant cloud prepared in Kaliningrad. It can reach the Russian coast of Read more [...]
The volcanic ash cloud heading towards Siberia. A few hours ago it covers Europe, and now is coming to Omsk, bypassing the Samara region and the south Urals.
Deputy Head of the Russian Federation Valery Hydromet Dyadyuchenko said that cloud covers the North-Western Federal District, Yamal-Nenets Autonomous District, north of the Central district, Samara region, south of the Urals and north of the Rostov region. Dangers of the cloud is, as its concentration is minimal.
However, this does not mean that the ash does not affect the operation of aircraft engines - said Dyadyuchenko "Interfax".
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Volcanic ash cloud, which stood in the way of foreign delegations, only grows. According to recent reports, fully enclosed air space more than 20 states of the Old World.
Is the second attempt to get home, Angela Merkel fails. Her first plane from the United States made an emergency landing in Portugal. Now the flight from Lisbon broke in the Roman airport. Continue the journey to the Chancellor will have to land.
In Russia, delayed or canceled nearly three hundred flights to Europe. More than half - of the capital Sheremetyeva. Meanwhile, the volcano continues to exhale all the new portions Read more [...]
Reconstruction of the spread of the dust cloud made by the European synoptics. Click to enlarge.
The ash cloud over Europe caused by the volcanic eruption in Iceland will continue until the middle of next week, meteorologists say.
Most European countries on Sunday extended the ban on air travel, air carriers themselves find it difficult to say when flights will resume. Losses due to the volcano can reach billions of euros.
Aggravation of the situation with the air traffic in Europe was caused by the eruption of the Eyjafjallajökull volcano (Eyjafjallajokull) in Iceland, which began on Wednesday Read more [...]
What if a lot of volcanoes begin erupting at the same time?
Do not have time to settle down passion for the Icelandic volcano Eyjafjallajökull, as in Kamchatka volcano awoke Sheveluch. He threw a column of ash to a height of 7.5 km above sea level. Sheveluch raged after numerous tremors of the earth's crust. In just the past day, seismologists counted in the area 42 earthquake, which was accompanied by a gathering of the slopes of the giant avalanche. What is happening with nature ?! What will happen to us if all terrestrial volcanoes wake up at the same time? End of the world? All these questions Read more [...]
Vulkan- "terrorist" Eyjafjallajokull (by the way, now just say Eija, it's easier to remember and pronounce), which closed the week on European airspace, although the Europeans themselves were themselves evil Pinocchio revealed another interesting geological and atmospheric phenomena - lightning in the cloud ash and lava. Bolts of lightning in the clouds of volcanic ash are observed since ancient times. Often such lightning can be a pretty spectacular sight (under the cut a few pictures of this phenomenon), and indicate that the column of volcanic ash have a very large charge of electricity, experts Read more [...]
British meteorologists on April 22 stated that Europe is approaching the second cloud of volcanic dust, which can occur over northern Germany, Denmark and cover a part of Sweden. Not exclude the possibility that a narrow strip of cloud make it to Eastern Europe, according to REGNUM.
The day before, despite the hopes, the concentration of ash in the air over Europe again began to increase, so that the authorities of the European Union failed to fulfill his promise and fully restore air traffic in the Old World. Icelandic authorities on April 23 reported on the closure of the country's main airport Read more [...]
Santyagito volcano located in Guatemala, to the west of the capital, started spewing ash and sand on Monday night. Seismologists call it the eruption of unusually strong and active. A cloud of ash and sand rose to 2,500 meters above sea level.
The ash cloud hanging over the 6 provinces of Guatemala, threatening crops, because it harms the maturation of cereal. In addition, in the vicinity of the volcano is prohibited civil flights.
Civil Defence of Guatemala are in a state of high alert since Santyagito has led to large-scale tragedies. In particular, in 1929 a strong eruption cost the lives Read more [...]
Icelandic volcano has not calmed down, just before he was again thrown into the sky a new cloud of smoke and ash, and flights in the region ceased to be safe again. This immediately led to chaos at the airports of Great Britain and Ireland, there have been canceled hundreds of flights from Glasgow, Edinburgh, Dublin and Belfast.
In the waiting rooms of thousands of people gathered. But wait they already have little time, if the volcano will behave quietly, all flights promise to resume on Thursday, in the first half of the day.
Icelandic volcano, silent for nearly 200 years, woke up in March Read more [...]
Hundreds of flights between Europe and North America were canceled or delayed because of the spread of volcanic ash cloud from the volcano in Iceland, which has spread over the Atlantic, the Associated Press reported, citing the statement of the European organization for the safety of air traffic control Eurocontrol.
Currently, cloud-long 2 thousand. Spread km from Greenland to the south of Spain.
"We assume that basically most routes transatlantic flights will be changed on Saturday. Because of this expected to be significant delays " — Eurocontrol said the representative Kyle Evans.
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The ash cloud from the Icelandic volcano that caused traffic jams in Europe today has touched Asia and Africa. A total of 500 of the ash canceled flights, closed 8 airports in Spain, five of them - in the main resort of the country - the Canary Islands. According to forecasts, the particles of volcanic ash can cover the entire Iberian Peninsula by Wednesday evening.
For a few hours and was discontinued air service in North Africa - Morocco. Reached a dangerous cloud of Cyprus, but the authorities of the island has not yet imposed a ban on flights, unlike Turkey, which already canceled dozens Read more [...]
Most Russians are afraid and do not know what to do during a thunderstorm. Meanwhile, simple rules can save not only health, but in some cases, even a man's life.
Thunderstorm - atmospheric phenomenon in which a powerful cumulonimbus cloud and cloud to ground causing severe electrical discharges - lightning accompanied by thunder. Usually fall during storms intense rainfalls, often hail, strong winds and there, often to squall.
Lightning - a giant electric spark discharge in the atmosphere, usually manifested by a bright flash of light and its attendant thunder. Most often there Read more [...]
Active volcano Ebeko, located seven kilometers from Severo-Kurilsk on the island of Paramushir Islands Kuril Islands, woke up, throwing on Sunday the gas cloud to a height of 200 meters, said on Monday, RIA Novosti the representative of Sangermaine.
After the catastrophic tsunami 1952, destroyed Severo-Kurilsk, the town was moved to another location. It was selected without carrying out volcanological expertise, so calm and at the Western wind volcanic gases reach the city, and residents feel the smell of hydrogen sulfide and chlorine.
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These compounds are used in the military for alarm in day criteria; they are also used for shooting and target acquisition when the bombing and artillery fire. Transport they used for signalling distress (alarms) in terrestrial criteria and, in particular, on the sea. COLORFUL CLOUDS AND Methods for THEIR preparationFor signaling are used mostly smoke cloud 4colors: reddish, yellowish, greenish and blue (purple). There are indications of the ability of implementation for alarm and dark smoke, however, he is given either as the 5th signal or it is replaced by one of the designated colors (Golubi Read more [...]
\"Just watched brother and saw unprecedented for Belarus, and in particular to Vitebsk spectacle: the millions (I'm not exaggerating) small moths the size of a large moth concealed by the cloud of their bodies the whole bridge. At a speed of 60 km/h we flew in a cloud of nasekomykh, and in the glass slammed the flow of butterflies as we drove into the clouds with hail. When we left the clouds, the whole radiator machine was scored by kamikaze moths, and the windshield had to wash for 5 minutes, to at least see something.
The poor guy on the Harley, going 50 meters ahead Read more [...]