Rainfall records in New York: once every 500 years

Thursday, September 2, 2021 at 1:42 PM – Remnants of Hurricane Ida dumped record amounts of rain on the city, causing fatal flash floods. While the southern United States is still bruised by the passage of the first major hurricane of the 2021 season to hit American territory, it is now the turn of the […]

Rainfall records in New York: once every 500 years

Thursday, September 2, 2021 at 11:07 am – Remnants of Hurricane Ida dumped record amounts of rain on the city, causing deadly flash floods. While the southern United States is still bruised by the passage of the first major hurricane of the 2021 season to hit American territory, it is now the turn of the […]

“Kulakov’s Night” will feature a concert performance with Veidenbaum’s poetry – Music in Latvia – Music – Culture +

“Kulakova night” on Roja open-air stage will start on August 21 at 6 pm, when the festival guests will perform – “Three Latvian tenors” – with Juris Kulakov’s folk song arrangements and classical opera hits, the group “Menuets”, as well as the cultural castle “Ziemeļblāzma” wind orchestra “Fanfara” with conductor Marcis Miķelsons. According to Mohovikov, […]

Forest fires: the already dramatic situation is worsening

Wednesday, August 4, 2021 at 9:16 PM – This region of the globe has been struggling with unbearable heat for several weeks. Drought and winds have also contributed to many fires. The already dramatic situation is intensifying. Widespread fires Since the beginning of July, several countries in south-eastern Europe have been facing violent forest fires. […]

Yellow code for rain in 5 districts tomorrow, Vratsa today hit by a storm

Heavy rains flooded western Bulgaria. Yellow code for rain and thunder is in force for 5 districts in the country for July 19. This is indicated by a reference on the website of the National Institute of Meteorology and Hydrology (NIMH). The code is valid for the districts of Vidin, Montana, Sofia district, Pernik and […]

Powerful tornado observed: significant damage reported

Thursday, July 15, 2021 at 7:35 PM – A destructive tornado was observed and bands of severe thunderstorms caused damage in this area. Everything is moving quickly east. A severe tornado was observed in the Barrie, Ontario area causing extensive damage. The neighboring province of Quebec is struggling with two lines of strong thunderstorms that […]

Light pollution: as worse in Montreal as in New York

Friday, July 9, 2021 at 9:41 am – When you look up in the major centers of the province, it is very difficult to see a star in the night sky. In Montreal and Quebec, we actually emit as much light pollution as New York and Boston. Indeed, according to the Government of Quebec, the […]