South Korea poured rain

07/12/11 South Korea in July, was under the influence of extra-tropical monsoon zone. Since the first of the month, and so far in the country do not stop heavy showers. Each day has up to 150-240 mm of rain. That's the day before in a piggy bank added more rainfall of 170 mm.

Brunt of the disaster was in the southern and central regions of the country. In some areas, the amount of precipitation has exceeded 500 millimeters.

Heavy rains have led to flooding and landslides in the mountains. Under the water were most agricultural land and

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China: The heavy rains and flooding in the provinces of Sichuan and Chengdu

Downpour 02. 07.2011 caused flooding throughout the city. Pedestrians, cyclists and cars were in the water level in some places up to 1 meter, reports gochengdoo.com

Rain affected all modes of transport, from drivers all over the city were in massive traffic jams, some metro station flooded, 7,000 vehicles caught by a landslide in Wenchuan, Sichuan Province, more than 5,000 passengers landed at the airport because of Shuangliu stop train between Kunming and Chengdu.

Power outages are registered across the city, some areas will continue until the next day.

 

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Storm warning announced in Sakhalin

Forecasters have declared a storm warning in Sakhalin in connection with the passage of the active region in the rain storm, told RIA Novosti on Tuesday Sahgidrometa employee.

"Typhoon" Sunbeam ", which is currently near Vladivostok, aggravated fronts in the south of the Sea of Okhotsk. Tuesday Night rainfall (about 42 mm) fell at the extreme south of the island. Day 18 September heavy rains are expected in the southern part of the island. Night September 19, heavy rains and spread to Poronaisky Smirnykh areas (central part of the island.) on September 19 and in the next two days on

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Scientists evaluate the radiological situation at the island of Novaya Zemlya

Members of the expedition Roshydromet and the Norwegian Radiation Protection in August and September will assess the radiological situation in the flooded areas of dangerous objects at the island of Novaya Zemlya, the report said Hydromet.

The first major field studies in the flooded areas of nuclear submarines, spent nuclear fuel and radioactive waste in the Arctic Ocean were in 1992-1994, when the results confirmed that the submerged objects do not present an acute hazard to the environment.

The new expedition will take place on the route, generally following the route expeditions decades ago. This expedition will help scientists assess

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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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In the UK, announced flood warning

All residents, especially motorists and business owners should be very careful because of possible flooding, which brought another cyclone with strong gusts of wind. It is expected that in a few hours to the south-west of England, the West Midlands, across Wales and much of Scotland will fall to 60 mm of rain. This in itself is not much, but for the areas that are already flooded, so rain can turn into a catastrophe.

Local rivers are beginning to flood, and wind gust speed is within 80 to 112 km / h, so the weather service announced 80 official

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Americans on the moon

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Summing up the discussion of the "lunar program." Most readers agreed with our statements, but there were new questions, the answers to which we tried today

Fragment lunomobil — like cross fades behind the antenna.

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In the west of Henan hail the size of a hens egg

June 24 in the evening in some areas in the western part of Henan Province were rare and devastating downpours. The county Sunsyan hail the size of a hen's egg. In several areas, cut off the power supply.

According to the official Chinese media, the monitoring of the meteorological station of China showed that on June 24 from 20 to 24 hours in the county Sunsyan rainfall reached 55.8 cm in some areas — 1,2 m maximum wind speed reached 24.4 m / s while on the county was hail the size of 6 cm in diameter.

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Severe flooding washed away homes in Peru and Bolivia

The authorities of Peru and Bolivia declared a state of emergency due to severe floods, triggered by heavy torrential rains, reports the Associated Press.

Victims of natural disasters have three people over 10 thousand have lost their homes.

Severe flooding has affected six of the nine regions of Bolivia. Rivers burst their banks and flooded large areas, damaged roads. Humanitarian assistance to the affected areas from the elements delivered by helicopter.

In Peru, the greatest difficulties experienced due to flooding south-eastern region of the country. Flood waters washed away 15 bridges and seven severely damaged, fell into disrepair about 300

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The number of victims of landslides and floods in Brazil has exceeded 670

The number of victims of landslides and floods caused by heavy rains in the Brazilian state of Rio de Janeiro, has exceeded 670 people. By Monday evening homeless were 15 thousand people. More than 200 residents of the mountain five days after the disaster remain missing. According to the number of victims — is the heaviest natural climatic catastrophe in the history of the largest country in South America.

In the disaster area in full swing working on clearing debris, restoring life support and communications. Liquidators are trying take advantage of improved weather — the first time in days, the

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