*Rare event* A rare Ozone hole develops over the Arctic/Canadian region, unusually strong for the Northern Hemisphere!
It is a rather rare occurrence to see a larger area of sustained ozone depletion over the Arctic regions during the late winter/early spring season. But this year, records were broken, as an unusually large area of ozone depletion has formed. We have all heard of ozone before. More likely in the context of the […]
A very warm period across a large part of Europe this week, locally more than 20°C again. But much colder across the UK, Ireland, and Turkey
An extensive upper-level Omega blocking pattern is establishing across a large part of Europe this week. It will bring spring-like weather across the east and central Europe, partly also over southern Europe. Afternoon temperatures will locally exceed 20 °C. Cold weather develops over UK and Ireland, persisting over Turkey as well. An Omega blocking pattern […]
A dangerous Category 2 Tropical Cyclone #HEROLD will pass between Mauritius and Rodrigues island on Tuesday – severe damaging winds threat for Rodrigues
Tropical Cyclone #Herold has maintained its 75-80 knots intensity today, while the central pressure is around 972 mbar. It is moving southeast now with an accelerating rate and expected to affect both Mauritius and Rodrigues islands. Its track tomorrow will be very near Rodrigues island, so a potentially dangerous situation could evolve over the island. […]
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Please read the Contest participation guides and Rules here. Week 03 of 2020 (Jan 13th – Jan 19th) – the highest number of votes received. 1st place – WINNER: Stavros Kesedakis – 171 votes “The beauty of the structure…Rhodes island Greece” by Stavros Kesedakis 2nd place: Andi Dorninger – 120 votes “Color Explosion at […]
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A very large North Atlantic cyclone reveals a spectacular view from the satellites, spreading severe winds towards northern & western Europe
Monday’s update on the very large depression – a deep cyclone is centered west of Iceland and is dominating the whole North Atlantic. It has matured this morning and is now gradually moving east. Its wind field is huge, spreading severe winds and high waves towards northern UK, Faroes, and Iceland until Wednesday. The most […]
14.03.2020 nr 29
Tulenevalt Vabariigi Valitsuse 12. märtsi 2020. a korraldusega nr 76 «Eriolukorra väljakuulutamine Eesti Vabariigi haldusterritooriumil» kehtestatud eriolukorrast, eriolukorra juht otsustab:
Meriskipaar hülgekaamera ees
Merisk Haematopus ostralegus
Meriskid peaksid olema viimaste päevade aegu saabunud. Usutavalt rändasid need linnud Vilsandi rahvusparki Kolkast ja seda päris tugeva lõunakaarte tormituultega, aga kohal nad on.
Ilves ehk harilik ilves Lynx lynx
Alam-Pedja looduskaitseala, Alam-Pedja Nature Reserve, Estonia.
Emajõgi koos vanajõgedega on väljunud oma sängist. River Emajõgi, along with abandoned meanders, has come out of its bed.
Keskkonna- ja loodusuudised
06. juuli ekstreemumid 2010-2020