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Explosive activity continues at Lewotolo after major eruption on November 29, thousands of people evacuated

30 ноября 2020 No comments

Explosive activity continues at Lewotolo after major eruption on November 29, thousands of people evacuated Explosive activity continues at the Indonesian Lewotolo volcano on Monday, November 30, 2020, after a major eruption on Sunday sent ash up to 15.2 km (50 000 feet) a.s.l. The Aviation Color Code was raised to Red following the eruption and Alert Status raised to 3... Read more...

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Widespread flooding hits Kuwait after 6 months’ worth of rain in several days

30 ноября 2020 No comments

Heavy rains have fallen over the past few days in Kuwait, resulting in flooded roads, schools, homes, and hospitals. Al Sabriya received the highest amount of rain -- around 134 mm (5.2 inches) or about six times the average rain for the month of November. Heavy... Read more...

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Major eruption at Lewotolo volcano, ash to 15.2 km (50 000 feet) a.s.l., Indonesia

29 ноября 2020 No comments

Major eruption at Lewotolo volcano, ash to 15.2 km (50 000 feet) a.s.l., Indonesia A high-level eruption took place at the Indonesian Lewotolo volcano at 21:57 UTC on November 28, 2020 (05:57 LT, November 29). The Aviation Color Code was raised to Red. According to the Darwin VAAC, the volcanic ash cloud was discernible on satellite imagery... Read more...

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Massive floods claim 3 lives in Sardinia, rare tornado hits Catania, Italy

29 ноября 2020 No comments

At least three people lost their lives while two others remain missing after severe storms hit the Italian island of Sardinia, triggering massive floods and landslides on Friday and Saturday, November 27 and 28, 2020. Meanwhile, a rare November tornado caused damage... Read more...

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Widespread, damaging floods hit Sao Paulo after a month’s worth of rain in one hour, Brazil

29 ноября 2020 No comments

Extensive flooding submerged the city of Sao Carlos in Sao Paulo, Brazil, on Thursday, November 26, 2020, resulting in damage to properties and hundreds of rescues that prompted authorities to declare a state of emergency. Up to 138 mm (5.4 inches) of rain fell in... Read more...

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Lewotolo volcano erupts for the first time since 2012, Indonesia

27 ноября 2020 No comments

Lewotolo volcano erupts for the first time since 2012, Indonesia After eight years of rest with little to no seismic activity, Indonesia's Lewotolo volcano (locally Ili Lewotolok) erupted on late Thursday, November 26, 2020, sending an ash plume up to 500 m (1 640 feet) above the summit. A continuing phase of large ash... Read more...

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Labrador buried in record-breaking, paralyzing snow, Canada

26 ноября 2020 No comments

A two-day blizzard that started Monday, November 23, brought record-breaking snow of up to 75 cm (30 inches) to Labrador, Canada, resulting in the closure of roads and offices, canceled flights, and suspended classes. According to Environment Canada meteorologist... Read more...

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More than 120 whales perish in mass stranding on Chatham Islands, New Zealand

25 ноября 2020 No comments

More than 120 whales perish in mass stranding on Chatham Islands, New Zealand A mass stranding on the Chatham Islands in New Zealand has resulted in the deaths of over 120 whales- — 26 of which had to be euthanized, according to the Department of Conservation (DoC), which said it was notified of the event on Sunday, November 22, 2020. On... Read more...

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Shallow M6.1 earthquake hits Balleny Islands region, Southern Ocean

25 ноября 2020 No comments

Shallow M6.1 earthquake hits Balleny Islands region, Southern Ocean A shallow earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.1 hit the Balleny Islands region, Southern Ocean at 22:56 UTC on November 25, 2020. The agency is reporting a depth of 10 km (6.2 miles). EMSC is reporting M6.1 at a depth of 30 km (18 miles). The epicenter was... Read more...

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The Weekly Volcanic Activity Report: November 18 – 24, 2020

25 ноября 2020 No comments

New activity/unrest was reported for 3 volcanoes from November 18 — 24, 2020. During the same period, ongoing activity was reported for 16 volcanoes. New activity/unrest: Merapi, Central Java (Indonesia) | Sabancaya, Peru | Whakaari/White Island, North Island (New... Read more...

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