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7.12.12.V Thursday in Buenos Aires lightning storm hit. Most of the city was flooding, including areas of Palermo and Belgrano.

In just one hour dropped 112 millimeters of rain, flooding streets and causing traffic lights off. As a result, in the heart of the Argentine capital paralyzed vehicular traffic. Highway and railroad tracks leading into the city were completely under water. Stopped working and the subway. Toward the evening the rain eased and the water started to recede, leaving behind destruction. NTDRussian

Unprecedented heat prevails in Argentina with the onset of summer

Unprecedented heat prevails in the environment in the central and northern Argentina, with the onset of summer in the Southern Hemisphere, said the Argentine National Meteorological Service (SMN).

In most provinces the temperature rose above the level of 40 degrees, exceeding the usual 10 degrees for the month options.

The country has dramatically increased power consumption due to the increased use of air conditioners, fans and refrigerators.

On Wednesday at 3 o'clock in the afternoon (22.00 MSK) in the city of Santiago del Estero, Tucumán, Chaco, Formosa, Catamarca expected temperature of 44 degrees Celsius. In Buenos Aires, will

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Flooding in Argentina. Crop and animal life at risk

Around 600,000 hectares of agricultural land were flooded as a result of flooding in the province of Buenos Aires, a leading agricultural and livestock region of Argentina.

Flooding threatened soybean harvest and the life and health of about half a million head of cattle, according to agricultural producers. Argentina, one of the world's largest suppliers of food products, and the third-largest exporter of soybeans, this year has suffered a reduction of 19% of the soybean production due to drought caused by climate change because of the typhoon La Niña.

"The floods began two weeks ago. The first

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Train collision in Argentina

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04.04.11.Bolee seventy people received injuries of varying severity in the collision of two trains in a suburb of the Argentine capital of Buenos Aires, local media reported. As reported by the publication, the passenger train, in which there were 250 passengers traveling from the Argentine city of Mar del Plata, Buenos Aires, where the fire started in the locomotive. After the fire was extinguished, the train could not continue the movement because of mechanical defects. He went to the aid of a different composition, which, before reaching the scene of the incident, could not slow down and crashed into

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Hurricane and tornado in Argentina

14 people were victims of the hurricane in Argentina

April 5. Element, the hardest hit in Buenos Aires, killed 14 people and another 20 were injured. Strong gusts of wind with hail came down to Argentina on Thursday morning.

Wind speed was 100 kilometers per hour. Hurricane blows the roof of houses, signs, light poles, trees valilo. There were power outages. At least 14 people were killed.

According to a rescue Luciano Timerman, four residents of Buenos Aires killed by hail. Seven other elements overtook on the outskirts of the capital, one was killed by electric shock, six were

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Darkness enveloped Buenos Aires

Argentine capital Buenos Aires at noon shrouded darkness. The normally sunny city fell clouds. Hailstones the size of golf balls broke through the roofs of houses. Roads once formed huge traffic jams, and people were afraid to go out. Several bystanders were hospitalized with head injuries of moderate severity.

Hail also broke the crops of sunflowers — one of the most important plants for the Argentine economy. This country — one of the largest exporters of sunflower oil in the world, like the TV channel "Russia-24".

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Buenos Aires claims to be the world capital of evil spirits

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On the eve of Halloween — a holiday of All Saints — in Buenos Aires, a new route for tourists. Night tour of the homes of ghosts.

Mysticism begins in the bus. In light of the special lamp and the guide and the passengers themselves become like

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The polar bear has died at the zoo in Buenos Aires because of the heat and noise of firecrackers

White polar bear named Winner (Winner), one of the symbols of the zoo of the Argentine capital of Buenos Aires, died from the heat and noise of fireworks during the celebration of the Catholic Christmas, says to RIA Novosti on Wednesday, a press release administration zoo.

"It is with deep regret to announce the death of our only polar bear at the zoo, which is loved by all, without exception," — the document says. This news of the hour was one of the most popular in South America in the social network Facebook.

The official cause of death of the

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Unprecedented heat prevails in Argentina with the onset of summer

Unprecedented heat prevails in the environment in the central and northern Argentina, with the onset of summer in the Southern Hemisphere, said the Argentine National Meteorological Service (SMN).

In most provinces the temperature rose above the level of 40 degrees, exceeding the usual 10 degrees for the month options.

The country has dramatically increased power consumption due to the increased use of air conditioners, fans and refrigerators.

On Wednesday at 3 o'clock in the afternoon (22.00 MSK) in the city of Santiago del Estero, Tucumán, Chaco, Formosa, Catamarca expected temperature of 44 degrees Celsius. In Buenos Aires, will be

Continue reading Unprecedented heat prevails in Argentina with the onset of summer

Argentine village, which 25 years under water

Continuing the theme of doom naturally remember those cities that have already been through the apocalypse local scale. One such ghost towns — Villa Epekuen, resort, located 600 km from Buenos Aires (Argentina). It was built in the 1920s, but after half a century began to enjoy great popularity among tourists, as there was a chance to relax in the unique salt lake Lago Epekuen. Today, on the site of the village — only the ruins, 25 years ago, she went under the water in the flood.

Lago Epekuen knowingly became a tourist mecca, it has a truly unique

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