weather in Caucasus

Georgia's Adjara and Samegrelo regions flooded

Heavy rain has caused flooding in Georgia’s western Adjara and Samegrelo regions today.  Dozens of houses have been flooded in the coastal town of Batumi, with several residents using surfboards on the streets to move. …

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Swimming banned in Georgia due to 3-metre waves

The swimming has been forbidden in Georgia as there is a storm off the coast of the country, the Georgian Emergency Management Service wrote on its Facebook page. According to the source, there are red flags at all rescue towers, as a …

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Dust cloud hanging over Tbilisi (VIDEO)

People on social networks have expressed their concern regarding dust hanging over the Georgian capital of Tbilisi and asked for explanations from state agencies. The National Agency of Environment said that the dust was related to the …

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Dust-laden air reaches Absheron peninsula

Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources has issued a warning that the dust-laden air observed in Baku and the Absheron peninsula will continue to prevail. According to the ministry, on July 26, a dust-scattering …

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Air temperature to fall by 6°C in Azerbaijan

The Ministry of Ecology & Natural Resources of Azerbaijan warns about changes in weather conditions. According to the Ministry, north-western wind is expected to blow from the evening of 5 July to 9 July in Baku and on the Absheron …

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Hot weather to continue prevailing across Azerbaijan

Hot weather will continue to prevail across Azerbaijan until July 4, the National Department of Hydrometeorology of the Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources said. "Due to the abnormally hot weather, walking in direct sunlight …

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Azerbaijan hit by power blackout after explosion at HPP

Azerbaijan experienced a total electrical blackout early on July 3, but authorities report that supplies are slowly being restored throughout the country. Authorities attributed the massive outage to an explosion at a hydroelectric …

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Heavy rainfall causes problems in Tbilisi

Tbilisi's Akhmeteli subway access was flooded heavily while the emergency service has received calls about flooding in the basements of residential buildings in Gldani, Mukhiani and Digomi districts as well in Georgia. On several …

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Russia to teach Armenia how to cope with hail

According to the Armenian Emergencies Ministry, next week, Russian specialists will arrive in the country to train Armenian rescuers to cope with hail and test anti-hail installations. ”On May 22-25th, the representatives of …

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Heavy rain, strong winds forecast in Georgia

Heavy rain and strong winds are expected on the territory of Georgia until March 26, InterPressNews reported citing Georgia's National Environment Agency. "Until March 26 due to influence of cold and humid air masses from …

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Mountain ski resort in Georgia covered with pink snow

In the mountain resort of Goderdzi, located in the high Georgian region of Adjara, pink snow fell out. According to the weather forecasters, this happened due to sandstorms in North Africa and the Middle East. Specialists note that the …

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Georgia hit by storm: damages, avalanches and landslides

The storm, which has already caused a significant damage to the infrastructure in almost all regions of Georgia, continues to rage, according to the statement of the country's Emergency Management Service posted on the Facebook page. …

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Fifth time of the year comes to Armenia

Today, the hydrometeorological center found it difficult to explain what is happening to the climate in Armenia - the head of the weather forecast department, Gagik Surenian, could only use a metaphor to explain the autumn that had returned to …

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Eight flights delayed at Tbilisi airport due to fog

The Tbilisi international airport was unable to receive eight flights last night due to heavy fog, the press service of the airport said. The press service specified that five flights from Istanbul were canceled, as well as …

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Verkhny Lars closed due to avalanche danger

Georgian authorities had to close the road at the 16-kilometer Gudauri-Kobi section of the Mtskheta-Stepantsminda-Lars (Georgian Military Road) highway, connecting Georgia and Russia, for all types of vehicles due to heavy snow and danger of …

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