weather in Caucasus

Snow falls in Azerbaijan

Snow falls in Azerbaijan

It snowed in the tourist zone of Azerbaijan, in the mountainous area of Shahdag. This was reported in the National Hydrometeorological Service of the Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources. Snow fell at an altitude of 3500 meters above sea …

Georgia’s capital goes under water

Georgia’s capital goes under water

In Tbilisi, roads, streets, and basements of residential buildings were flooded, due to heavy rain that hit the city at night from April 30 to May 1. In particular, transport hubs important for the city - the Left Embankment and …

Heavy rain causes flooding in Tbilisi

Heavy rain causes flooding in Tbilisi

Heavy rain has caused floods in Tbilisi, local media report. The downpour began in the capital of Georgia on April 30. The Emergency Management Service and the mayor's office have not yet reported on the consequences of the current …

Dagestan warned about impending storm

Dagestan warned about impending storm

Storm wind gusts up to 28 m/s are expected in Dagestan tonight and tomorrow,  the republic's Ministry of Emergency Situations warns. "According to Roshydromet, on April 12-13, 2022, in places in the regions of the …

Road from Imereti to Racha inaccessible for trucks again

Road from Imereti to Racha inaccessible for trucks again

Trailer and semi-trailer cars' traffic on the highway from Imereti to Racha was again prohibited due to weather conditions, such a message was distributed by the Roads Department of the Ministry of Regional Development and …

Snowfall paralyzes Tbilisi

Snowfall paralyzes Tbilisi

Due to heavy snowfall in the suburbs of Tbilisi, there were problems with the traffic, the City Cleanup Service "Tbilservice Group" informs. It is clarified that traffic is difficult in the suburbs of Patara Lilo, Lisi, …

Elbrus resort reopened after bad weather

Elbrus resort reopened after bad weather

The Elbrus resort in Kabardino-Balkaria resumed its work on Sunday. "Today, two lines of the cable-way are operating at the resort - Azau - Krugozor and Krugozor - Mir. Mir - Garabashi is closed. Routes from the Mir station …

AZAL Baku-Nakhchivan flight makes emergency landing

AZAL Baku-Nakhchivan flight makes emergency landing

The captain of the aircraft performing Azerbaijan Airlines flight, flight J2-2251 Baku-Nakhchivan, decided to return to the airport of departure due to unfavorable weather conditions (heavy fog), according to the airline press service. …

Weather conditions to worsen in Georgia

Weather conditions to worsen in Georgia

According to weather forecasters, starting from late Saturday until the morning of September 13, the weather will sharply worsen in Georgia. Hail and wind are expected in some regions, the National Environment Agency informs. "The …

Coldest day of the year in Azerbaijan so far likely Wednesday

Coldest day of the year in Azerbaijan so far likely Wednesday

In Absheron, in the coming days, the air temperature will drop to the minimum this winter, the head of the National Hydrometeorology Service, Umayra Tagiyeva informed. According to her, on February 24, the temperature will drop to -4-5 …

Storm hits Poti’s embankment

Storm hits Poti’s embankment

In one of the Poti districts, a storm flooded the embankment. According to weather forecasters, the current strength of the storm is 4-5 points. According to forecasts, the storm will calm down by the evening. There are no …

Baku-Nakhchivan-Baku flights not operated due to heavy fog

Baku-Nakhchivan-Baku flights not operated due to heavy fog

Baku-Nakhchivan-Baku flights are not operated due to heavy fog at Nakhchivan airport, AZAL spokesman Pasha Kesamanski said. According to him, as soon as weather conditions return to normal, all rescheduled flights will be completed in …

Rainfall floods Makhachkala

Rainfall floods Makhachkala

Car traffic in Makhachkala is paralyzed, the local media correspondents report. "Heavy rains flooded the streets of Makhachkala, people in rubber boots barely move through huge puddles," KP in the North Caucasus writes, noting …

Verkhny Lars closed to trucks due to snow

Verkhny Lars closed to trucks due to snow

The Verkhny Lars crossing post has been temporarily closed to trucks and semi-trucks due to bad weather, the Georgian Interior Ministry reported. According to the ministry's press service, there is a snowstorm and low …

Weather in Baku goes bad

Weather in Baku goes bad

The National Department of Hydrometeorology of the Azerbaijani Ministry of Ecology informed today about the unstable weather conditions with rains in Baku and the Absheron Peninsula tomorrow. During the daytime it will be cloudy in the …

Air temperature to drop in Georgia in coming days

Air temperature to drop in Georgia in coming days

The air temperature will drop in Georgia until September 22, with thunderstorms expected in some areas,- InterPressNews reported citing the National Environmental Agency. The agency says that there will be a strong west wind and …

Swimming banned at Georgia's Black Sea beaches

Swimming banned at Georgia's Black Sea beaches

Red flags have been put out at the coastal regions of Georgia to note holiday-makers that swimming conditions are dangerous. According to the Emergency Management Service, a 3 - 4 magnitude storm is observed along the Black Sea …

Slimming banned in Georgia due to dangerous weather conditions

Slimming banned in Georgia due to dangerous weather conditions

Red flags have been put out on the Black Sea coast in Georgia as a magnitude 3 - 4 storm has hit the coastal regions. The Emergency Management Service of the Georgian Interior Ministry put up the red flags to warn swimmers that …