18.01.11.Sneg light brown in color and fell in the Samara region. In the MOE suggest that perhaps the snow is brown sand storm effects in Kazakhstan.
"From 1 January 2, Samara snow fell in shades of brown. Environmentalists immediately took the snow for chemical analysis. The analysis showed that the risk to human life, not "- said the agency" Interfax "on Sunday, head of the press service of the regional Emergencies Ministry.
As recalled by the agency, a similar phenomenon could watch in March last year, residents of the Amur region — while the snow fell in the region because of yellow dust storms in Mongolia.
Meanwhile, Samara blogger nick vedma2860 not lazy, strange-looking gathered snow and melt it in a glass house. The water turned dark brown.
"Today was the brown dust even more, though snowfall during the day were observed. Much, and. So much so that I was not too lazy sfotat yard this "beauty", and then took a glass and melt in the microwave. Very much was wondering what would happen. No special smell in the water there, but the color struck — dark brown. After half an hour the main dirt deposited on the bottom of the glass, but the water still remained opaque "- writes the blogger.