Cyclone with snow blizzard and storm wind is coming to Kolyma

Rescue services Kolyma moved into high alert due to the approach of a cyclone in the region, which is the snow storm and the wind to gale force, told RIA Novosti the central board of the regional Emergencies Ministry.

"On Saturday and Sunday, is expected to increase in wind up to 17 meters per second, snow, blizzard places on the coast of the Sea of Okhotsk possible breaking and separation of the coastal fast ice ice" — a spokesman said.

According to him, to reduce the risk of emergencies and mitigation, rescue workers appealed to the people to refrain from

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All of Guatemala was left without electricity

Unexpected outage occurred throughout the Central American state of Guatemala: no light left 14.3 million people in the country, according to television station Univision. Has not yet established the causes of the accident. According to the National Institute of electricity, for unknown reasons, while out of service two major power lines that go from the northern power Chichoy. Repair crews are already working on the lines in order to determine the causes of power cuts. It is reported that in some areas, including in the capital of the country, electricity is gradually restored.

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National Park Buzuluk pine trees killed by the drought 2010

More than one tenth of the trees in the national park "Buzuluksky forest" in the Orenburg region die from desiccation and insect pests, which proliferated after the drought and hurricane in 2010, the deputy director of the park to protect Danil Fedorenko.

"Atmospheric drought and shortage of water in the soil dry out and cause a noticeable weakening of the trees, which is accompanied by the invasion of pests. Drying occurs at higher elevations, it makes itself felt dry in 2010. First, dry pine, birch less. Last year shrinkage was expressed faintly because it was a rainy year, and this

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Fish kill in Primorye

Specialists explain the reasons for the mass death of fish found on the coast of the peninsula de Vries in Vladivostok, told RIA Novosti on Thursday from the Pacific directorate of technical oversight of the sea. "The dead fish of different species on the coast of the peninsula de Vries found the staff to fish protection. Now difficult to say how much it killed because some are likely to have taken the locals. For laboratory control our experts have collected about ten copies", — said . According to him, it is too early to talk about the mass poisoning of

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Magnitude 6.6 earthquake occurred off the coast of Fiji

Earthquake of magnitude 6.6 occurred on Friday near the south-eastern coast of the Fiji Islands in the Pacific Ocean, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The epicenter was located at 630 kilometers from the capital of the island state Suva, its center lies at a depth of 528 kilometers. According to preliminary data, none of the commercial or fishing vessels in the region of the earthquake was not damaged. Warning of a tsunami from the Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre did not act.

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Winter has arrived in Switzerland

Only one night in the south-west of the country formed half-meter drifts. Houses and roads almost completely disappeared under record rainfall.

Because of the number of snow routes in the mountains had to close. At the moment there running snowplows.

Also, in some areas, paralyzed rail.

Winter came, and to the west of Austria. During the day, the air temperature in the region dropped to 10-15 degrees. And in the area of Tyrol, Salzburg and Carinthia dropped record rainfall.

Public utilities do not have time to clear the roads, which is why a number of roads were completely blocked.

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Argentina: A massive landslide in the province of Misiones


Two hectares of land were deformed as a result of an unexplained phenomenon on Wednesday last week. At night there was heavy rain, but not much more than usual. At dawn the next day, the first person who saw the picture had appeared before him, was shocked and could not believe his eyes.

So far, no one what happened can not be explained. The incident took place near the town of Colonia Aurora. Settlers lived here for decades and say they had never seen anything like it.

Yesterday, representatives of the National Technical

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U.S.: Thousands of dead fish in Lake Seymour, Indiana

Last weekend in the lake found about 3,000 rotting fish floating on the surface. Many people are shocked and say they have never seen anything like it, said

Up to 80% of ash trees in the cities of Russia for 5 years died because of pest

About 70-80% of ash trees growing in the cities of the European part of Russia, in the last five years have died because of damage caused by pests, told RIA Novosti spokesman for the FFA Vladimir Dmitriev.

Currently, mass death ash occurs in Europe, where the fungus-parasite Hymenoscyphus pseudoalbidus struck trees in the UK, Germany, Poland, Norway, Sweden and Austria. While in Denmark to 90% of the trees have died. Meanwhile, in Russia, in city parks and forests also killed ash, but the cause is not a fungus, and insects.

"Drying up the ash in Russia, mainly in the European

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In Stavropol Territory Sales detected radioactive berries and mushrooms

Hazardous berries and mushrooms with increased radiation appeared in the Russian markets and in shops. Rospotrebnadzor experts discovered nuclide cesium-137 in blueberries, blueberries, cranberries, lingonberries and mushrooms. As it turns out, dangerous fruits are gathered in Belarus, as well as in a number of regions of Russia.

Rospotrebnadzor Stavropol calls to report to the Office of the facts appears in the trade of wild berries and mushrooms.

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