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First October snow ever recorded in Kashmir, India

24 октября 2015 No comments

First snowfall of the year seems to have arrived a bit early to parts of Kashmir valley, India, media reported on October 20, 2015.Cold temperature across parts of Kashmir prevailing since mid-October have caused the unusual snowfall in higher parts of the valley. About... Read more...

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Torrential rains swamp Texas, violent flooding expected to continue

24 октября 2015 No comments

Torrential rains swamp Texas, violent flooding expected to continue North and Central Texas reported heavy flooding through October 23 and 24, 2015. Raging waters overflew roads and caused major traffic disruptions across the affected regions. A Union Pacific train was derailed on October 24, media reported.Severe rainstorms that have r... Read more...

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Life-threatening floods expected across South Central US

23 октября 2015 No comments

Life-threatening floods expected across South Central US Major flooding is expected across Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas, Arkansas and Louisiana, as a slow-moving weather system packing heavy rainfalls travels over US. Strong rains could cause life-threatening conditions across the affected areas starting on October 23, 2015 and th... Read more...

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Active volcanoes in the world: October 14 – 20, 2015

22 октября 2015 No comments

New activity/unrest was observed at 2 volcanoes from October 14 — 20, 2015. During the same period, ongoing activity was reported for 19 volcanoes.New activity/unrest: Copahue, Central Chile-Argentina border | Fuego, GuatemalaOngoing activity: Aira, Kyushu (Japan) | B... Read more...

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Death toll still climbing, as Koppu’s remnants move away from the Philippines

22 октября 2015 No comments

Death toll still climbing, as Koppu's remnants move away from the Philippines Number of victims from the passage of the violent Typhoon «Koppu» continues to rise in the Philippines. As of October 22, 2015, 54 people were reported dead and over 1 million residents were affected by extreme weather conditions resulting from the fierce stor... Read more...

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Worst snowfall in a decade blankets Omsk, Russia

22 октября 2015 No comments

Record breaking snowfall blanketed the city of Omsk in Siberia, causing traffic jams across the affected areas, media reported on October 22, 2015.Video credit: ДТП ОмскAlthough at a first glance the event might appear hardly relevant, after all the words Siberia... Read more...

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Very strong M7.5 earthquake hits Vanuatu

21 октября 2015 No comments

Very strong M7.5 earthquake hits Vanuatu A very strong earthquake registered as M7.5 by Geoscience Australia hit Vanuatu at 21:52 UTC on October 20, 2015. The agency is reporting depth of 125 km (77.8 miles). USGS is reporting M7.1 at a depth of 127 km (78.9 miles).According to the USGS, epicenter was located... Read more...

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Deadly flash floods hit northern Oman

21 октября 2015 No comments

Deadly flash floods hit northern Oman Heavy rainfalls between October 14 and 17, 2015 caused flash floods across northern Oman, media reports. So far, 7 people have been reported dead while 50 successful rescues have been performed across the affected areas.Flash floods caused by strong downpours last week... Read more...

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Historic water levels reported as heavy floods inundate Karlovac, central Croatia

20 октября 2015 No comments

Historic water levels reported as heavy floods inundate Karlovac, central Croatia Heavy rainfalls that battered Croatia in the period between October 15 and 17, 2015 caused severe flooding in the area of Karlovac City. So far, no victims have been reported, however over 400 families had to leave their homes due to raging waters while the affected are... Read more...

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Prolonged period of heavy rainfalls brings floods across parts of Brazil and Uruguay

20 октября 2015 No comments

Prolonged period of heavy rainfalls brings floods across parts of Brazil and Uruguay Severe rainfalls over the last few weeks have inundated Brazil and Uruguay, media reported on October 20, 2015. More than 1 000 people have been left homeless in the city of Porto Alegre, Brazil, while 200 have been displaced in northern Uruguay. 3 people have been repo... Read more...

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