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It will be warmer in Kazakhstan

It will be warmer in Kazakhstan

Forecasters of Kazhydromet report that the western anticyclone occupying the territory of Central Asia continues to influence Kazakhstan, therefore the republic will have warm sunny weather. It is expected that precipitation will stop and the air …

Geomagnetic storm hits Earth

Geomagnetic storm hits Earth

A "moderate" geomagnetic storm is forecast for the Earth on Monday, which could cause a few fluctuations to the power grid at higher latitudes and could also affect some satellites, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric …

Will catastrophic rainfall from Europe come to Russia?

Will catastrophic rainfall from Europe come to Russia?

More than 90 people have died after severe flooding in western Germany and Belgium, as rescuers continue to search for survivors. At least 81 fatalities occurred in Germany, while there have been 12 deaths …

Moscow weather to set new temperature records

Moscow weather to set new temperature records

According to forecasts of the Phobos weather center, the capital will set three heat records in a row on 13, 15 and 16 July. Thus, the previous record of 1936 was + 32.4 °С, of 1951 - + 33.2 °С and of 2010 - + 33.6 °С. Showers and …

WMO: colder February does not negate climate change

WMO: colder February does not negate climate change

Although February 2021 has been colder than the average of the same months in the last two decades, "none of that negated climate change or reversed the long-term rise in temperatures," the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) …

Heavy snowfall, colder temperatures predicted for N Kazakhstan

Heavy snowfall, colder temperatures predicted for N Kazakhstan

Heavy snowfall with blizzard are heading to northern Kazakhstan, Kazinform reports citing Kazhydromet. According to Kazakhstan’s national weather agency, an active cyclone based on the cold air masses from Iceland will bring heavy …

Winter storm warning for six regions of Kazakhstan

Winter storm warning for six regions of Kazakhstan

A storm warning was issued for tomorrow for six regions of Kazakhstan. In the West Kazakhstan region, fog, blowing snow and ice are expected, the wind will reach 15-20 m / s. Residents of Uralsk will see fog, blowing snow and …

Miami citizens warned of 'falling iguanas' season

Miami citizens warned of 'falling iguanas' season

The U.S. National Weather Service in Miami is calling for "falling iguanas" in its holiday forecast. Temperatures in South Florida are expected to drop on Christmas Day and into the weekend, creating conditions that may …

'Highest temperature on Earth' recorded in Death Valley

'Highest temperature on Earth' recorded in Death Valley

What could be the highest temperature ever reliably recorded on Earth - 130F (54.4C) - may have been reached in Death Valley National Park, California. If verified, it could be the hottest temperature recorded in the world since …

2019 sets record for Europe's hottest year

2019 sets record for Europe's hottest year

Last year, 2019, was the hottest year in history across Europe, the European Union's satellite monitoring service announced. The EU's Copernicus Climate Change Service (CS3) said in a new report that 11 out of 12 of the …

Temperatures in Antarctica hit all-time high of over 20C

Temperatures in Antarctica hit all-time high of over 20C

The Antarctic has registered a temperature of more than 20C for the first time on record, prompting fears of climate instability in the world’s greatest repository of ice. The 20.75C logged by Brazilian scientists at Seymour …

World warned of 'much extreme weather' in 2020

World warned of 'much extreme weather' in 2020

The past decade has been the hottest on record, the UN said, warning that the higher temperatures were expected to fuel numerous extreme weather events in 2020 and beyond. "The year 2020 has started out where 2019 left off - …

Cold spell expected over Europe?

Cold spell expected over Europe?

There can be a temporary change in the North Atlantic Current due to meltwater from Greenland and excessive rainfall. Simulations by scientists from the University of Groningen and Utrecht University showed that it is unlikely that the …

Moscow weather sets historical record in December

Moscow weather sets historical record in December

December 2019 is the warmest in the history of meteorological observations in Moscow, a leading specialist at the Phobos weather center, Yevgeny Tishkovets said. According to him, this December broke the 2006 record: the average …

Niagara Falls freezes up

Niagara Falls freezes up

Parts of the Falls have frozen over making them look like a winter wonderland.  Mist and spray from the falls freezes in the low temperatures and forms a icy crust over the falling water, Niagara Parks said, make it appear as …