Bad weather stopped the Russian long-distance trains

Bad weather stopped the Russian long-distance trains Weather and Climate

International train with a message from Moscow to Beijing, passing located in Central Russia section of the road, had to stand on the tracks without moving for at least 4 hours. This station is the fact that the region has established severe weather conditions, after the cold snap rails so cold and freezed the movement composition was impossible and dangerous to passengers and employees Railways.

In addition to the train "Moscow-Beijing" for similar reasons delayed the road four international flights. Basically, it stops in the Nizhny Novgorod region,

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Winter weather will result in abnormalities

November 3. Meteorologists predict that the coming winter will be typical for Russia, but, according to the scientists of the world, people waiting period anomalies. Gloomy future will bring people more extreme weather in the winter months. Phenomena that used to be unusual, would become frequent.

Moreover, the officials will have to prepare ourselves to increase spending to fight the elements. It is possible that the upcoming winter will be one of the last normal winters, which will play in the snow, skiing and sledding. At least in the weather on the eve of the Russian Federation reaffirmed the early

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Earthquake in Greece partially destroyed about 300 homes

August 8, 2013. In central Greece, 120 kilometers north-west of Athens earthquake of magnitude 5.3. As a result of the seismic shock partially destroyed hundreds of homes. None of the residents was injured. Tremors were felt throughout the country, including the capital.

The village Drimea (in Fthiotida) hit two uninhabited house. In another chalk, Kato Titorea partially collapsed house where illegal immigrants live. People could not get themselves out of the ruins, they had help.

In some mountainous areas, the earthquake triggered a rockfall. Municipal services apart the rubble, ITAR-TASS reported.

In total, the various destruction from the

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Winter continues to move to Europe

Winter continues to move to Europe Weather and Climate

As confirmed by the records of meteorologists, winter begins in Austria as early as this year, that is, at the end of October, just two times in the whole time of meteorological observations. First early snow has gone October 31, 1941, the second case relates to the 23-24 October 2003. Forecasters say the anomalous change in climate patterns over Europe and that winter in Central Europe will be prolonged and severe. Already fallen snow causes a lot of inconvenience residents of Austria, on the roads which have been several automobile accidents.

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Early winter came to Eastern Europe

Early winter came to Eastern Europe Weather and Climate

This season, winter decided to "please" Eastern Europe with their early arrival. Throughout the territory of Poland, in the European part of Russia and neighboring countries celebrated their first year of heavy snow, the temperature during the day and night is held at the level of a few degrees below zero.

Meteorologists are very surprised by the abundance of snow, as this early winter in the region did not begin for several decades in a row. The sudden arrival of the cold season was the cause of death from

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Sandy hurricane hit the U.S. east coast

Sandy hurricane reached the U.S. East Coast Natural Disasters

As expected, Sandy hurricane hit the east coast of the U.S.. Wind speed in the states of New York and New Jersey has reached 144 km / h The appearance of a storm of such force has been called "historic" event.

The authorities are seriously concerned for the fate of Atlantic City, as the Sandy mainly raged just next to this settlement. According to witnesses, the water from the rain and from the coastal wave was everywhere, and it was possible to fish from the windows of their homes.

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Flooding in the Amur region: Army Corps of Engineers will induce crossing

August 6, 2013. Emergency Situations Minister Vladimir Puchkov off in the flood zone in the Amur region, to personally monitor the progress of flood control works — it is reported in the press service of the Ministry. Meanwhile, the elimination of consequences of natural disasters attract additional forces the Defense Ministry. The military will help the people most affected communities Zeya district. Flood damage is already estimated in the millions.

It is not just a natural disaster — the inhabitants of the Annunciation and the Ivanovo regions are preparing for the defense, as if for battle. Mounds of

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Flooding in Sudan killed at least 11 people

August 8, 2013. At least 11 people have been killed in Sudan, which began on August 1 floods caused by heavy rains. This was reported today UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs.

Eight people were killed in the Greater Khartoum, where the flood zone were 60,000 people. Just to the east of the country suffered 98 000 500.

"The floods killed 11 people, more than 14,000 homes were destroyed or damaged" in six states of the country and in the suburbs of the capital. "The victims in desperate need of shelter, drinking water and health services," — said

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Banff hot springs dried up stumped scientists

Every year tourists from all over the world take a bath in the hot tubs Upper Hot Springs, Banff National Park, Canada. Photo: Carol Harrington Canadian Press

April 18. A well-known pool in the Upper Hot Springs in Banff (Banff National Park — National Park of Canada — annotated. Interpreter) must be filled with ordinary tap water (Instead of the mineral, this is a so-called "hot springs" — annotated. Interpreter), and scientists understand why a natural water source dries up.

Canadian Parks used to fill swimming pools municipal water, this happened in 1930, in over 10 years.

Geochemist

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In France — Castle in Germany — a storm in Russia — floods

August 7, 2013. Heavy rain and hail covered several villages in the French department of the Loire to the east of the country. Especially serious damage is done Shampde city. Here, hail the size of a hen's egg. Element lasted only a few minutes, but it was enough to have been damaged dozens of houses, broken glass in cars and shop windows.

"This cataclysm began suddenly, lasted only a few minutes, but in that time managed to destroy a lot of things around," — says a local resident.

Heavy rains and storms hit the southern and north-western part

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