A strong wind swept last night in eastern France

A strong wind swept last night in eastern France, tearing the roof uprooting trees and overturning cars. In the famous ski resort of Chamonix falling trees damaged homes.

Was closed for several hours Alpine Blanc tunnel connecting France and Italy, a high voltage cable fell right before the entrance to the tunnel.

"It seemed that the world will end! It was a terrible noise, the wind howled, and we were afraid that our house will take all," — says a resident of Upper Savoy.

The penultimate "orange" threat level has been declared in five French departments. But meteorologists warn that

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In the UK, again flooding and squally wind

In Wales and the south-west of England it rains and the wind reaches 100 kilometers per hour. This weather has spread across the UK. According to meteorologists, it will cause further flooding areas. Wet weather will last the first week of May.

Week from 23 to 29 April 2012 was the wettest in England and Wales since December 2011, when the rains have simply disappeared, and in supermarkets announced profitable sales of umbrellas and rubber boots. Agency for Environmental Protection monitors the developments, alerting the public of local flooding. Also observed fast clearing areas of fallen trees, branches and other

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In Central Russia returned freezing Muscovites and warn of disaster due to strong winds

According to forecasters, the center of Russia came in the cold air. During the night and early morning hours of May 1 places the air temperature dropped to freezing: in Kostroma, Voronezh and Saratov places to minus 2, Yaroslavl, Tver and Moscow — to minus 1 degree. In the coming days the threat of frost continues, according to ITAR-TASS. In Yaroslavl, Tula, Smolensk and Tver regions in the night and early morning hours, the temperature can drop to minus 3 in Moscow, Kostroma, Ivanovo, Vladimir, Kaluga — minus 2 in Ryazan — minus 1 degree. Frost zone extended to the

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In Khabarovsk Krai spill washed river bridge

In Khabarovsk Krai water rise in the river and its tributaries Anyuy destroyed bridge over the river Bagbasa and blocked vehicular traffic on the highway Lidoga — Busan.

As reported in the EMERCOM in Khabarovsk region, to restore the bridge will be only after reducing the water level to normal levels.

The government edge evening of April 28 emergency meeting will be held at the situation on the road.

Construction of the highway Lidoga-Busan, 329 kilometers long was started in 1999. Distance from Khabarovsk to Lidoga — 179 kilometers. The road provides a stable road links between Khabarovsk and international

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Green clouds over Moscow shocked residents

On Thursday, over some areas of the Russian capital were visible cloud of green.

Moscow bloggers immediately raised the alarm, saying that this may be due to a disaster.

According to news channel 24, with reference to the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Russia, the green clouds only pollen from trees. And also warned citizens that pollen is a potent allergen. So, all those who suffer from allergies, take the appropriate measures.

That's one of the comments the network user with the nickname elena_lemekhova and photos:

"Today we stand on the Ring Road in a cloud — a poisonous dirty

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Chernobyl exclusion zone is safe to study tourist trips

Study trips to the exclusion zone of the Chernobyl nuclear power plant are very safe, said the first deputy chairman of the State Agency for Management exclusion zone Dmitry Bobrov.

"I believe that these trips safer," — said in a teleconference Bobro "Moscow-Kiev" on Tuesday, highlighting what it says on the official routes. "All movements are made under strictly specified routes where radiation situation is constantly monitored. And if people would comply with all the requirements that they face, the trip will be safe," — he added.

Bobro noted that the so-called "black tourism" where people try to get yourself

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Two bridges are flooded in the Ryazan region

The water receded from the four previously flooded bridges in the Ryazan region, in the area of flooding remain two nizkovodnyh bridge, said Tuesday's press service GUMCHS the Ryazan region.

As of 17 April in the area were flooded six bridges — in the Ryazhsky, Starozhilovo, Shilovsky, Michael and Korablinsky areas.

"Currently in the region remain flooded two nizkovodnyh bridge Starozhilovo and Shilovskikh areas recast part of the road near the settlement Shumash to settlements Oka and scabbed Ryazan region. Organized detours and boat ferry, boat runs," — said in a statement.

GUMCHS the region said that the flood situation

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Sinkhole on the road to Samara.

The failure of the asphalt on one of the back streets of Samara limited traffic. At this time the municipal emergency happened at the intersection of Maurice Thorez and Aurora. By sheer luck no one was hurt.

Fortunately, due to the failure of asphalt no car was not injured. On the resulting hole in time informed the passing drivers. Now the scene work and road services team "Samaravodokanal." According to preliminary data, the cause of PE — depreciation of communications. There was a rush of underground pipes with a diameter of 900 millimeters. As a result, residents of about

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Major oil spill occurred in the NAO

The accident that led to the oil spill occurred on April 20, the name of the field in the Nenets Autonomous R.Trebsa (NAO), the development of which is held by LLC "Bashneft-Polyus". Fountain of oil could kill only on Sunday, said the regional emergencies department Russia.

"In the Yu. Trebsa Friday night about 17:30 MSK accident occurred during work on one of the exploration wells, resulting in the uncontrolled release of oil began," — said the representative of the Ministry for Emergencies.

Major oil spill occurred in the Nenets Autonomous District. Photo: Voice of Russia

On Saturday night at the

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In the Amur region burned a village

In the Amur region in the village Tygda Magdagachi area burned 65 houses. According to the latest regional EMERCOM, left homeless 120. When parsing the burned buildings was found the dead body of a woman born in 1937. Another woman born in 1935 received third-degree burns and was hospitalized in serious condition in intensive care village hospital, where she died. Two more residents Tygda sought medical care due to existing heart problems.

The fire broke out on April 20 on the outskirts of the village in the sawmill. In this case, according to the MES, a transformer broke out

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