Cyclone storm flooded several towns in Texas USA. Video

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MOSCOW, Jan. 10 — RIA Novosti. Torrential rains caused by cyclone storm, flooded areas of the city of Houston, and a number of settlements in the U.S. state of Texas, thousands of people were without power, reports on Tuesday, television channel CNN.

Inclement weather, accompanied by heavy rainfall and gusty winds, collapsed on Monday at Harris County and Fort Bend. In some areas has dropped from 11 to 15 centimeters of precipitation over the past 12 hours. Some streets of settlements, including some areas of Houston, was flooded so badly that authorities were forced to close the road.

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In northern Israel — snowfall in the center — showers

In Israel, the snow storm rages in the north and rain in its central part. Many highways closed due to flooding and high water. Forecasters predict a peak in bad weather weekend. Snow depth at Hermon reached three meters. Snowfall in the Golan Heights continues. Classes in schools canceled. The snow is still expected in Jerusalem.

Rain in different parts of the country accompanied by strong winds. In the south, came flooding in several beds. Also in the south is still a danger of smoke that impede visibility on the roads.

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Drought in London

London and the surrounding counties declared a drought. The reason for this was the decrease in water resources due to lack of rainfall. In the most dangerous areas in the south and south-east of the UK. In order to somehow save water, eliminating leaks in the water system. Soon, in the most affected areas may prohibit the use of hoses for car washing and for irrigation.

Forecasters make pessimistic predictions: at the drought may include other counties.

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Half a million pike larvae released in Pskov lake

More than 500 thousand pike larvae were released into lakes Velikoluksky, Dedovichi, Kunya, Nevel, Pustoshka areas in the framework of the regional state program to restore the population of large carnivores in 2013.

Work on introduction of a new residence in the waters of pike larvae were held in the period from 16 to 20 May. Growing pike larvae and perform her release from the regional budget is Alolskaya scientific экспериментальнаяпроизводственная base. With the release of pike was attended by representatives of the customer — the staff of the State Committee for Nature and Environmental Protection,

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Thailand declared a drought disaster area in 79 districts of 13 provinces

BANGKOK, Feb. 10 — RIA Novosti, Yevgeny Belenky. Nearly 80 districts in 13 provinces of Thailand are from Friday a disaster because of the drought which began in February, the department said in a statement warning of natural disasters the country.

Statement issued on Friday by all state media in the country.

Disaster zone are defined as areas in the provinces of Lampang, Lamphun, Nan, Phayao, Uttharadit, Kampheng Phet, Phitsanulok and Sukhothai in the north, Lei in the northeast, and Chachoengsao Chanthaburi in the east of Thailand and Suphan Buri and Phetchaburi in the center of the country.

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Locusts in the Voronezh region

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17.06.11.V four districts of Voronezh region registered breeding ground for locusts. Pernicious pest occurred in Boguchar, Borisoglebsk Povorino and Novokhopersk areas. The total area of lesions was 2.4 hectares.

As reported in the Department of Agricultural Regional Department of Agrarian Policy, now all centers are located, additional processing of the territories bordering the Tambov and Volgograd regions.

Source: Voronezh-line

Related news: Kabardino-Balkaria farmland threatens locusts Locusts in the three districts of the Rostov region Astrakhan region on locusts attacked Altai steppe areas attacked locusts Saratov region on the field, "came" locusts. Video In Dagestan — an unprecedented locust infestation.

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Locusts in the three districts of the Rostov region

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16.06.11.Ochagi massive locust established in three districts of the Rostov region. Among them Bokovsky, Sholokhov and Upper Don areas. Currently calculated the damage to crops by pests. Deputy Head of the supervision of the safe handling of pesticides and agrochemicals UFS Rosselkhoznadzor PO Denis Alexandrov explained that the appearance of large numbers of locusts due to the location of the Rostov region near Volgograd and Stavropol Territory, and of which the insects move. Attractive to locusts, these areas have become due to the large number of pastures and crops here.

According to Denis Alexandrov now

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Locusts in the Voronezh region

Plants

17.06.11.V four districts of Voronezh region registered breeding ground for locusts. Pernicious pest occurred in Boguchar, Borisoglebsk Povorino and Novokhopersk areas. The total area of lesions was 2.4 hectares.

As reported in the Department of Agricultural Regional Department of Agrarian Policy, now all centers are located, additional processing of the territories bordering the Tambov and Volgograd regions.

Source: Voronezh-line

Related news: Kabardino-Balkaria farmland threatens locusts Locusts in the three districts of the Rostov region Astrakhan region on locusts attacked Altai steppe areas attacked locusts Saratov region on the field, "came" locusts. Video In Dagestan — an unprecedented locust infestation.

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Heavy snowfall and prolonged frosts cut off from the outside world Balkans

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Thousands of people in the Balkan countries were cut off from the outside world due to snow drifts, disturbances and transport disruptions to energy supply, the number of casualties is growing, according to regional media.

Bosnia and Herzegovina

According to doctors, at least six people died Friday in the former Yugoslav republic of Bosnia and Herzegovina (five — in the capital of Sarajevo and one in Mostar) for reasons related to the bad weather conditions. In one case was not timely provided medical care because of snow drifts on the roads,

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Britain becomes a tropical resort

Report of the Government of the United Kingdom says that after 40 years of climate change will UK hot resort. This is evidenced by a steady increase in average temperatures.

Scientists believe that in 2050 and the winter and summer of Britons will have to wait much higher temperatures. According to experts, the summer temperatures will be just unbearable. Some areas of the country, "warm up" so that they can compete not only with the hottest resorts in France, Spain and Italy, but with some African.

The report also said the high risk of flooding, which

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