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Jerusalem sees first snow in four years

Jerusalem sees first snow in four years

A winter storm hit Israel yesterday, bringing snow to Jerusalem and the Golan Heights and significant amounts of rain and wind in other parts of the country.  Stormy weather set in yesterday afternoon with the initial rain and hail …

 Georgia Military road closed to all vehicles

Georgia Military road closed to all vehicles

The Georgian Military road connecting Russia with the countries of the South Caucasus is closed to all vehicles due to the threat of avalanche. The Directorate of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the Russian Federation for North …

Northern Israel sees record snowfall

Northern Israel sees record snowfall

Heavy snow fell overnight in the Hermon and northern Golan Heights regions in Israel. Nearly a meter of snow has accumulated on Mt. Hermon and the water levels in the Sea of Galilee have risen by at least 19.5 cm over two days, according to …

Istanbul cancels sea voyages due to heavy snowfall

Istanbul cancels sea voyages due to heavy snowfall

Sea voyages have been canceled due to strong winds and snowfall in Istanbul, according to the Organization for the Management of Maritime Transport of Turkey. Sea voyages have been also canceled in Bursa province, Trend reported. …

Snowfall blocks Moscow airports

Snowfall blocks Moscow airports

9 flights were cancelled and 73 delayed from the Moscow airports due to a heavy snowfall,  Yandex reports. In particular, 37 flights from Sheremetyevo, 18 flights from Vnukovo and Domodedovo were delayed and 9 cancelled in …

This winter's heaviest snowfall in Moscow

This winter's heaviest snowfall in Moscow

Moscow has experienced the heaviest snowfall in the winter of 2017-2018. The snow depth in the city has risen from 23 cm to 38 cm in the last 24 hours. …

Real winter to cover Moscow next week

Real winter to cover Moscow next week

Next week, the abnormally warm weather will be replaced by 10-degree frosts and a snowstorm in Moscow, the expert of the weather center Phobos, Evgeny Tishkovets said. On January 7, the day after Christmas, a cold front …

South Ossetia left without electricity

South Ossetia left without electricity

Today, the snowfall and strong wind that covered South Ossetia have led to the shut-down of the power supply throughout the republic. "The location of the electric power line break has not been found yet. Despite the bad weather, …

Snowfall hinders work of Moscow Sheremetyevo airport

Snowfall hinders work of Moscow Sheremetyevo airport

A total of 118 flights have been cancelled at Sheremetyevo International Airport and more than 48 flights have been delayed this morning amid a snowfall in Moscow. Passengers face delays or cancellations of both international and …

May snowfall covers Moscow

May snowfall covers Moscow

Winter has returned to Moscow again today, on May 8, 2017, the day before the Victory Day parade on Red Square. It rained in the Russian capital this morning, bu now it's been snowing for the past several hours. …

Winter's Tale in Baku

Winter's Tale in Baku

On the eve of spring, the southern city saw snowfall. The snowfall, which lasted in Baku for two days, not only caused traffic problems, but also brought a lot of joy to the citizens of Baku. It isn't every year Baku's climate, …

Snowfall interrupts work of Astrakhan Airport

Snowfall interrupts work of Astrakhan Airport

The International Airport in Astrakhan has suspended its work due to heavy snowfall, two flights from Moscow were delayed, the information department of the airport reported. ‘’The S7 Airlines …

 Heavy snow in Georgia creates electricity problems

Heavy snow in Georgia creates electricity problems

Heavy snowfall has caused problems with the electricity supply in some areas of Georgia. Over the past few days more than 0.5 meters of snow fell in Zugdidi, Tsalenjikha, Kobuleti, Batumi, Georgian media report. Snowfall is accompanied by …