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Heat wave firmly grips India, 340 people dead in Delhi

16 мая 2016 No comments

The intense heat wave in India seems to be holding a firm grip on the region since April 2016. In Delhi, at least 340 people have died so far, 102 of which in May only. Temperatures have locally risen above 45°C (113 °F), according to media reports, and a... Read more...

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Record-breaking heat wave sparks fires across Israel

16 мая 2016 No comments

A fierce heatwave accompanied by strong and dusty winds is spreading across Israel. According to media reports, more than 370 people were treated for heat-related conditions, including fainting, heat exhaustion, and heatstroke on May 14 and 15, 2016. Eilat in the... Read more...

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Widespread flooding and landslides affect tens of thousands in Sri Lanka

16 мая 2016 No comments

Widespread flooding and landslides affect tens of thousands in Sri Lanka Torrential downpours that have been lashing Sri Lanka since May 15, 2016 (local time), triggered floods and landslides across the affected areas and claimed 8 lives, so far. Tens of thousands of people were forced to evacuate their homes, and landslide warnings have... Read more...

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Elevated activity at Guatemala’s Santa Maria (Santiaguito) volcano

16 мая 2016 No comments

Elevated activity at Guatemala«s Santa Maria volcano continues. Explosions at Caliente cone, part of Santa María»s Santiaguito lava-dome complex, over the last couple of days produced ash plumes that rose up to 5 km (16 400 feet). Several pyroclastic... Read more...

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Record low temperatures accompanied with snowfall across portions of Midwest and Northeast, US

16 мая 2016 No comments

Record low temperatures accompanied with snowfall across portions of Midwest and Northeast, US Record low temperatures accompanied with snowfall were reported across portions of Midwest and Northeast, US, since May 14, 2016. According to the National Weather Service (NWS), below average temperatures will linger in the area until the middle of the week, when... Read more...

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