Climatic vagaries in Ecuador today

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05.04.2011.Osadki on the coast of Ecuador, are short-lived and chaotic, while in some areas the rain, very near, just around the corner, absolutely no precipitation and drought continues to destroy crops.

This instability is associated primarily with the moisture-laden clouds coming from the regions of the Amazon, as well as the high temperature of the ocean, according to experts of the National Institute of Meteorology and Hydrology (Inamhi). Meteorologists explained that in the next two days of rainy weather in some coastal areas of Ecuador to continue, especially in the cantons of Santo Domingo (province of Santo

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December 10, 2012: Weather anomalies around the world — in the U.S. the whole city fills up with snow, Austria storm cut off from the world …

State of emergency declared in located in Alaska Cordova, who is buried under the snow. The thickness of its cover is from 1.5 to 4.6 meters. Roofs of houses can not withstand the weight of snow, yet the city virtually paralyzed. The inhabitants of Cordova say such bad weather did not happen the last 30 + years.

The state authorities have sent 70 National Guard U.S. primarily to assist in clearing the snow from the roofs of houses and roads. It was decided to urgently transfer to Cordova snow removal equipment, as existing facilities are powerless to cope.

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Bad weather in the Mykolaiv region. Photo

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10.06.11.V Mykolaiv region, the evening of 9 June, from about 17.30 to 23.00 in Krivoozerskogo and Pervomaisky areas experienced heavy downpours with thunderstorms and gale-force winds.

According UMNS in Mykolaiv region, weather deenergized 15 settlements. By surface water runoff were partially damaged farmland private sector in rural areas and large Mechetnaya Ternovate Krivoozerskogo district.

The village Ternovate rain and strong winds knocked down trees in three private houses to commercial buildings partially torn roof. Damaged asphalt 1.5 km local roads along the street of the 1st of May in the village of Bolshaya Mechetnaya.

In the area of electricity

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Britain goes to the storms and showers

British meteorologists predict hurricane and heavy rains

Heavy rains and gale-force winds in the near future and will be the only long-term weather forecast in several counties of England and Northern Ireland. This was announced by senior forecaster Weather Service Press Association — MeteoGroup — Matt Dobson.

Torrential rains that will bring flooding, as predicted by MeteoGroup, most threatens Devon, Cornwall and Pembrokeshire, and across Northern Ireland. Increased danger zone declared all the North Sea coast from Bridlington to Barmstona, the floods will have to fight the residents of neighborhoods in the Upper River Tamar, St Austell and

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In Latvia swept severe hurricane

Wind storm on Tuesday evening left without electricity for more than 40,000 families in Latvia, the press service of the Latvian energy company Latvenergo.         Massive power outages reported in rural areas. At the moment, more energized 40,000 households in the country. Shortages of electricity recorded in cities such as Cesis, Piebalga, Jurmala, Aizkraukle, Madonna and Gulbene.        In Latvia in the last three days the wind dies down, the speed exceeds 20 m / sec.        The company Latvenergo sent to the affected areas maintenance crews. Electricity supply plan to resume soon.Source: utro.ru.

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Norway's strongest hurricane hit

In Norway came the strongest in 30 years storm "Dagmar". Wind force in some areas on the eve of reaching 42 m / second. In many villages destroyed houses, overturned cars. No light left more than 270 thousand people.Hardest-hit coastal areas. There's ten-wave literally washed away homes in the sea.Norwegian authorities have urged people not to leave home without at neobhodimosti.K morning the wind is still tempered by. But weakened — he still made it to Sweden. There's no trains. Many of the passengers were forced to spend the holiday weekend right in the cars. Broken and the car traffic.

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In some areas of ocean acidification has reached the level predicted by the end of the century,

Coral reefs suffer perhaps more than anyone. (Photo by Ruth D. Gates, Peter J. Edmunds.)

December 23.19 experts from five research organizations conducted extensive field studies of ocean acidification using sensors developed at Scripps Institution of Oceanography (USA).

An important step to understanding the response of specific ecosystems to changes in the chemistry of sea water due to the fact that the oceans absorb more carbon dioxide.

Ocean acidification — the theme is quite new. Able to assess the extent of the problem only in the last decade. It is believed that the oceans absorb about one-third

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In some areas of ocean acidification has reached the level predicted by the end of the century,

Coral reefs suffer perhaps more than anyone. (Photo by Ruth D. Gates, Peter J. Edmunds.)

December 23.19 experts from five research organizations conducted extensive field studies of ocean acidification using sensors developed at Scripps Institution of Oceanography (USA).

An important step to understanding the response of specific ecosystems to changes in the chemistry of sea water due to the fact that the oceans absorb more carbon dioxide.

Ocean acidification — the theme is quite new. Able to assess the extent of the problem only in the last decade. It is believed that the oceans absorb about one-third

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Aquifers dry

Over the last nine years, the level of underground water has decreased in many parts of the world, read as satellite data.

Water activity disappears from the southern and western Australia, California, China, India, the Middle East, where agriculture is actively developing and requires more moisture. In other words, the soil and ground water are not going through the best of times in almost all major aquifers in arid and semi-arid areas.

Jay Familetti University of California, Irvine (USA) and his colleagues came to this disappointing conclusion on the basis of a pair of US-German

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Flooding in southern Philippines. Photographic

In the south of the Philippines there was a severe flood caused by tropical storm. Water for a few hours rose to 3 meters. According to preliminary estimates, about 200 people were killed, another 400 injured, the numbers continue to grow.Severe flooding in the Philippines caused tropical storm "your", which struck the island on Friday evening. He brought heavy rains, followed by floods, reports AP. Especially hard hit two coastal cities of Cagayan de Oro and Iligan Mindanao.One of the residents of Cagayan de Oro told reporters that about 10 pm on Friday, he was at home, he heard a

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