A new tropical storm Rina

The next tropical storm originated in the Caribbean.

Vortex is given the name "Rina".

He threatens Central America.

Element is located near the coast of Nicaragua and Honduras, where there is pouring rain and wind storms.

However, the greatest danger threatens Belize and Mexico, where "Rina" becomes overland cyclone.

It will provide in the gale, heavy rains and strong surf.

In mountainous areas, the probability of landslides.

Weather in Central America will deteriorate in the week.

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From the elements tremble five states

In Turkey, say the thousands of victims of a serious earthquake. Echoes of aftershocks felt good in Georgia and Iran, and Azerbaijan, and Armenia. Thousands of dead now may be under the rubble. Said head Seismological Observatory of Bosphorus University Mustafa Erdik, RIA Novosti reported.

Today southeast Turkey shaken by strong aftershocks, thousands of houses were given a crack, and in Van province counted 50 fully destroyed tower blocks. The bodies have started to get out of the rubble. Accurate data on the number of victims yet. This was announced by Health Minister Recep Akdag. But he stressed that

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Thailand. Water flooded the plant worlds major manufacturers of hard drives

Global computer industry will experience a shortage of hard disk drives due to floods in Thailand. Experts have warned about this and CEOs of the world industry hi-tech.

In Thailand, floods devastated a number of industrial zones, where the plants hard drives. Industrial cycle in these enterprises require sterility. But water flooded shops and warehouses in these enterprises. How long will the restoration of the production cycle — is unknown.

Japanese companies Hitachi and Toshiba, as well as American Western Digital and Apple have plants or place orders on hard drives in Thailand. The head of Apple,

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In Chiba Prefecture, Japan found a new point of increased radiation

In Japanese Chiba Prefecture, located in the neighborhood of Tokyo, identified "hot spot" with the level of radiation in excess of the rate of 164 times. Soil samples from the background radiation 57.5 microsieverts per hour at a rate of 0.35 microsieverts per hour were taken in Kashiwa.

Initially, experts have called it unlikely that elevated levels of radiation at the site of the accident at the plant "Fukushima-1", because the soil for analysis was taken from a depth of about 30 centimeters. However, on Saturday expertise soil samples showed elevated radioactive cesium — 276 000 becquerels per kilogram.

In

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Two earthquakes in California

MOSCOW, Oct. 21 — RIA Novosti. Two earthquakes occurred on the night of Thursday to Friday on the west coast of the U.S. state of California, the website of the newspaper San Francisco Examiner.

According to the publication, Californians were ready to call the elements — earth tremors occurred just hours after the exercise Great ShakeOut, which worked on the action during an earthquake. The exercise was attended by about 8.5 million residents of the state.

According to the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), the first earthquake of magnitude 4.0 was recorded at 14.41 Thursday (01.41 MSK Friday), the second —

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In California, there were two earthquakes, according to news reports

Two earthquakes occurred on the night of Thursday to Friday on the west coast of the U.S. state of California, the website of RIA Novosti. According to the publication, Californians were ready to call the elements — earth tremors occurred just hours after the exercise Great ShakeOut, which worked on the action during an earthquake. The exercise was attended by about 8.5 million residents of the state. According to the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), the first earthquake of magnitude 4.0 was recorded at 14.41 Thursday (01.41 MSK Friday), the second — a magnitude of 3.8 occurred at 20.16 local

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Mini ekotropy open on the next cordon Altai reserve

Employees Altai reserve at the end of spring to the beginning of the tourist season will open in the northern part of Lake Teletskoye first two small nature trails, which will require a visit to the whole day, and only half an hour, told RIA Novosti deputy director of the reserve for environmental education Svetlana Schigreva.

In Altay Nature Biosphere Reserve, which is included in the list of natural heritage sites are allowed to attend all the cordons and nature trails, located on the lake. All these trails start from a cordon. There are six, the total length — 42.2

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Thai authorities failed to protect the country from the ongoing floods

Thai authorities failed to protect the whole of Bangkok from floods occurring in the country, said on Thursday the country's prime Yingluk Shinawatra. "We can not hold back the water forever," — she told local media. According to the head of government, city authorities to decide which neighborhoods should continue to protect against water, and which will be flooded, "Interfax". "The water rises from several directions. We can not keep it under control. We will try to inform people of the dangers," — she said. Earlier this week, the Thai authorities have declared that the worst has been avoided:

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State of emergency declared in El Salvador

State of emergency declared in El Salvador President Mauricio Funes in the aftermath of heavy rains. In a speech on national radio and television, the head of state also said on Friday a series of measures aimed at the provision of emergency care.

Its decision to impose a state of emergency the president explained that as a result of flooding and mudslides descent who in recent days have caused heavy rains in different parts of the country killed six people, three missing, more than 6500 people were evacuated from dangerous areas . Element caused significant material damage to infrastructure

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In Thailand, floods have killed 300 people

In Thailand, the number of people killed by heavy floods in a century has exceeded 280. Of the disaster from the end of July, the country suffered about 3 million people, according to ITAR-TASS.

Currently, more than two-thirds of the country flooded. Were under water, agricultural land, rice fields. Because of the disaster closed hundreds of factories, and many roads in the kingdom turned into rivers. On the eve of the production cycles for its branches in Thailand suspended the Japanese car company "Toyota" and the American computer company "Uestern Digital."

To date, under the water are

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