"Can I see your permit and readjustment?"Cyclists would be asked that motion if a nation nib requiring them to show their bicycles became a Georgia law. Yet, submit lawmakers nixed the visor at a township foyer merging finish nighttime aft the overpowering bulk of speakers—supposedly in the hundreds—came out in opponent to the visor.Family Eyeshade 689 would sustain needed cyclists to buy license plates for their bicycles and pay a $15 one-year enrollment. Disobedience would bear accompany a violation umbrage and a $100 ok. The law would suffer likewise banned cyclists from Read more [...]
An earthquake measuring 3.5-4 on the Richter scale occurred on January 6 Onskom region of Georgia approximately 200 kilometers north of Tbilisi at approximately 8 hours 30 minutes (7:30 MSK), the correspondent of the newspaper VIEW, Tbilisi, with reference to the TV company "Rustavi -2 ".
As stated in the report, there are no casualties or damage, but the tremors were very sensitive to the local population. According to the Georgian seismologists, the area regularly experiences earthquakes insignificant force.
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osulki frozen to Oranges January 6 in Lakeland, Florida. Farmers pollinate plants to protect from frost. In this area, the scale of the thermometer fell to -6 °, and farmers do their best to save the valuable harvest of fruits and berries. AP / Chris O # 39; Meara
Snowstorms and sleet in large parts of the United States have led to chaos on the roads, canceling hundreds of flights and loss of life.
According to the report of the international airport of Chicago (Illinois), have been canceled about 130 flights. Arrival aircraft is delayed, on average, an hour flight - for half an hour. About Read more [...]
The eastern Georgia on Monday hit a hurricane, which uproots perennial trees and tear the roofs off houses, damaged power lines. Smashed bus stops and billboards.
Hurricane winds in the capital of Georgia, David the Builder in the alley, pulled out a tree that fell on a car "Mercedes". As a result of this incident, killing the driver of a motor vehicle.
Strong winds seriously damaged building in Gori. Remained without a roof high school Gori №5.
In different districts of Tbilisi hurricane wind knocked out as high-and low-voltage power lines, said in Tbilisi Electricity Distribution Company Read more [...]
Georgia swept hurricane. Ripped off roofs from dozens of buildings. Knocked down hundreds of trees, damaged power lines.
And due to the rapid melting of snow in the mountains and constant rain in western Georgia overflowed two rivers - Kvirila and Rioni. Near Kutaisi Kvirila destroyed the bridge, and not quite as land locals. High water levels and landslides threaten village to village in a few areas of western Georgia.
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Because of the strong wind, rain and snow in the regions of Georgia are disconnected from the electricity 128 thousand families, the correspondent of the newspaper VIEW in Tbilisi on Tuesday. Particularly difficult situation in Kvemokartliyskom region south of Tbilisi, where the river overflowed. Damaged electric poles, flooded substations. Brigade electricians working in emergency mode. Different regions have mud flows, damaged part of the motorway. Flooded ground floors and basements of many houses, including Tbilisi.
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The difficult situation in Georgia under the water were several villages in the east of the country. In the disaster zone - dozens of homes, according to NTV. The reason - the melting of snow in the mountains and heavy rain that does not stop a few days.
Flooded basements and first floors in dozens of villages, crops and pastures. Washed out roads, damaged bridges and power lines. Channel overflowed the largest river of Transcaucasia - Chickens. More than a hundred thousand people were left without electricity. From some areas is conducted evacuation.
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According to West Georgia walked a hurricane. According to local media reports, the victim of the elements in the Van region of Imereti region became one person. A resident of the district center in the yard at the time when she was torn down by the wind the water tank.
Located near Kutaisi Kopitnari settlement wind blew the roof of the building, populated by refugees. In Tskaltubo damaged two of the sanatorium "Geologist" and "Metallurg", where there are a lot of families from Abkhazia. In all areas of the emergency headquarters set up.
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July 30, 2013. Part of Senaki in western Georgia was flooded due to heavy rains, do not stop for a few days. The water level rose to 50 centimeters, and in some areas of the city up to a meter. Local authorities decided to evacuate the women, children and the elderly. At this point in the city paralyzed traffic, remain flooded basements and first floors of dozens of homes.
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Tbilisi collapsed rain and hail. The city flooded basements and first floors of buildings. Cars struggling to cope with waves that suddenly swept the roadway. For a few hours had to close one of the subway stations, because it literally went under the water. Not less trouble brought hail.
Icicles in diameter up to several centimeters. Broke trees, roofs, windows and cars. Affected and other regions of Georgia. Especially dangerous situation in the west and north of the country. Here, after the rains descend sat down.
Flows destroyed about 30 pedestrian and road bridges. Road washed out, to Read more [...]
TBILISI, June 24. Incessant heavy rains, hail and storm caused much damage a number of areas of viticultural edge of Georgia - Kakheti. As the correspondent of "Rosbalt", coming out of the banks of the destroyed crops, uprooted trees, destroyed pets brought down power lines. People are trying to escape from the water on the second floors of homes.
Recall, torrential rains and a significant increase in the water level in the river on the outskirts of Tbilisi Gldanula destroyed on the eve of the bridge - two people were killed and two were seriously injured. The bridge collapsed when it was passing Read more [...]
TBILISI, June 30 — News Georgia. As a result of heavy rains in Dusheti region (Eastern Georgia) landslide, said Wednesday June 30 Georgian TV «Rustavi 2».
Landslide interrupted communication with 18 villages of the district. According to eyewitnesses, the inhabitants of these settlements lack of food that were delivered from the center, and the need for medical care.
Cleaning work at the place where landslide, yet did not start due to severe weather conditions, according to broadcaster.
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In mountainous Svaneti in Mestia district as a result of flooding caused by heavy rains, hit seven villages — correspondent reported. «Georgia-News» June 1 in the municipality of Mestia district.
Damaged homes and infrastructure villages Mulakhi, Lenjeri, Chuberi, Adishi, Tsvrini, Latali and Lahamula.
According to the representative of Mestia municipality Murgvliani Elisha, in the village of Lenjeri completely destroyed one house, the family managed to escape at the last moment. In Mulakhi homeless were eight families.
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The heat is not only in the central regions of Russia. Weather surprises even our southern neighbors, for whom the summer heat - it is a usual thing.
In Georgia, the temperature breaks all records: during the week in the afternoon the thermometer rises above the level where 40 degrees Celsius.
One of the residents of Tbilisi said on the eve of "anomalous heat is already more than a week. It now had a record temperature display - more than 40 degrees.
Breathe, people do not know where to hide from the heat. For more than two weeks, not precipitation. Even at night the temperature drops below Read more [...]
Unusually intense heat, led to a temporary cessation of operation of high-voltage power lines on the West of the country, caused a power outage in Tbilisi and most surrounding areas and cities. In the last days in most parts of Georgia, the temperature is kept at around 37 - 40 degrees Celsius in the shade.
On the eve of the day in almost all cities and regions of Eastern Georgia was disconnected the power supply. As a result of termination for one hour of electricity supply in Tbilisi was stopped the movement of subway trains. Several thousand passengers in cars and stations, out Read more [...]
August 25, 2013. Strong torrential rain, which on Sunday was more than an hour in Adjara region in Western Georgia (Samegrelo), caused flooding in seven villages, destroyed roads and bridges linking the settlements, local residents were left without a crop and livestock.
According to Georgian media, powerful streams of water destroyed three bridges in the villages Leah, Palauni and in the heart of Tsalenjikha. The water broke into houses, flooded garden plots, walnut and other plantations and almost completely took away already harvested.
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Last summer in Georgia was the hottest since 2006, said the correspondent. «News-Georgia» head of Department short-term forecasting of the National Agency of environment Dodo Gvazava.
On the territory of the country the temperature of the last two months ranged from 35 to 40 degrees.
On the first day of autumn in most parts of the country remains high temperature — to +40 degrees caused to flow from the South and warm air masses. In Western Georgia is expected a strong wind. On the second of September forecasters predict the flow of relatively cool air masses from Read more [...]
St. Simon's Island, Georgia. Exposure: Evangelio GonzalezA:St. Simons is the largest of Georgia’s foursome idyllic Gilded Isles, and besides typically the nearly touristed. But in the downfall, when the taffy eaters bear mostly vanished and the air temperature distillery lingers in the 70s, you'll scarce suffer to plowshare the flabby, grass-crowned guts with anyone. The heyday chance activities are sportfishing from the shoring or St. Simons Island Wharf, surfriding (you’ll demand a wetsuit), and route biking done St. Simons and over-the-counter roadblock islands. Read more [...]
The hurricane left in the dark over 90 thousand residents of GeorgiaIn Georgia, more than 90 thousand people were left without electricity. Electricity lost the inhabitants of the Western parts of the country in which raging hurricane. The strongest winds damaged the roofs of many houses.
In the West of Georgia because of the strong wind were left without electricity 44 thousand people.
Because of damage to power lines and feeders electricity discontinued 17 a thousand subscribers in regionf Imereti and Racha-Lechkhumi and 27 thousands of subscribers in the regions of Samegrelo and Guria Read more [...]