weather in Caucasus

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 …

Heavy rain floods Kakheti region

Heavy rain floods Kakheti region

Heavy rain has hit Akhmeta and Lagodekhi municipalities in Georgia's Kakheti region.  About 1000 hectares of fruit trees and vineyards were damaged as the water level in River Alazani increased. The severe rain also …

Verkhny Lars opened for all types of transport

Verkhny Lars opened for all types of transport

Traffic of all types of vehicles along the Georgian Military Road, which connects Russia with the countries of the South Caucasus, was open, the Directorate of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the Russian Federation for North Ossetia …

Georgian Military Road closed for trucks again

Georgian Military Road closed for trucks again

The Georgian Military road connecting Russia with the countries of the South Caucasus is closed for trucks due to a worsening of weather conditions, the Directorate of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the Russian Federation for North …

Only one cableway works in Gudauri

Only one cableway works in Gudauri

Only one cableway continues to work in the ski resort of Gudauri. The reason for the closure of other cableways - strong wind and poor visibility, the Georgian Mountain Resorts Development Company reports. The company clarifies that the …

Lars opened for trailers

Lars opened for trailers

The traffic along the Georgian Military Highway connecting Russia with the countries of the South Caucasus was allowed for vehicles with a trailer and semi-trailer. The relevant information was published on the website of the Department of Roads …