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January 23, 2019

Category : Weather

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Massive spinning ice disc forms in US river

Cyprium News Reporting
A rare natural phenomenon taking shape in the US state of Maine is mesmerising people around the world. A giant slow-turning ice disc, measuring approximately 91m (298ft) wide, has formed in the Presumpscot River in the city of Westbrook. The captivating natural oddity has drawn comparison to an alien spacecraft,...
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Fire services rescue 8 people trapped in cars; remove fallen trees

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The fire service responded to 82 calls because of the adverse weather in the past 24 hours, including to remove fallen trees and advertising placards, rescue people trapped in their cars and pump out water from flooded buildings. In an announcement issued on Wednesday morning, it said Nicosia fire stations had responded...
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Heavy rainfall washes away roads in North Cyprus

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North Cyprus suffered severe damages to its infrastructure due to the heavy storms lashing Cyprus over the past few days. Roads and bridges have collapsed, cutting off the flow of traffic especially in the area of Karpaz (Karpasia). The main artery road between Iskele (Trikomo) and Dipkarpaz (Rizokarpaso) was closed...
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Limassol roads flood after heavy rainfall

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Heavy rainfall has been reported all over Cyprus on Thursday, as a low-pressure system is affecting the area. Limassol residents have posted videos on social media showing flooded roads in the city. Fire service spokesman Andreas Kettis said the service has responded to flood-related calls in Nicosia and Larnaca as...
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2018 the second wettest year of the decade

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According to Cyprus Meteorological Service data, from October 1, 2018, to January 1, 2019, total rainfall reached 284,2 millimetres which correspond to 148% of the total usual quantity of rainfall for the same period. In particular, average total rainfall from December 1, 2018, to January 1, 2019, came to 178,3 millimetres while the...
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New weather forecast – Snow expected on Wednesday and Thursday

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On Sunday afternoon and in the evening weather will be partly cloudy, some fog expected during the early hours of Monday, mainly inland. Temperatures will drop to 2C on the highest peaks with the possibility of some frost. On Monday the weather will be mainly fine with intervals of clouds...
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Anastasiades offers Akinci help following recent floods

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Nicos Anastasiades has had a telephone conversation with Mustafa Akinci and has expressed readiness to provide help in the effort to deal with the extreme weather phenomena which have affected the island. Government Spokesman Prodromos Prodromou wrote on Twitter that Anastasiades had expressed his sincere condolences to Akinci over the...
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At least four killed in Girne flooding

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At least four people were killed in flooding in Girne as hail and rain hammered the island, Turkish Cypriot media reported on Thursday. The victims died when their car was swept away during heavy rain late on Wednesday, media reported.  Cyprus residents have reported virtually uninterrupted rain since early Tuesday, with some saying it...
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Storms cause widespread damage in the North

Cyprium News Reporting
The Northern areas of Cyprus bore the brunt of stormy weather, as the low-pressure weather system that has been affecting Cyprus since Tuesday moved northwards. Storms battered areas in the north on Wednesday night and caused widespread damage, Turkish Cypriot media report. On Thursday, three people were found dead at the bottom of a...
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Three reported dead after flooding in the north – one missing

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Turkish Cypriot media are reporting that three people have been found dead after flooding in Girne (Kyrenia). The three people – two men and a woman – were found in a car at the bottom of a cliff by the main Lefkosa-Girne (Nicosia-Kyrenia) highway. According to Kibris, one more person...
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Storms caused severe damage in the north – Turkish Cypriot media

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Last night’s storms caused damages and flooding in areas of the north. According to Yeni Duzen, the industrial area in Lefkosa (north Nicosia) was heavily flooded and shops and houses were damaged. Also, on a Lefkosa (Nicosia) central avenue, strong winds overturned a car. In Girne (Kythrea) a farm wall collapsed killing...
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UK Weather Warning – Snow & Freezing Temperatures!

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Weather warnings remain in place with snow set to continue Weather warnings are still in place for large parts of the country with more snow forecast and temperatures expected to plummet. Freezing temperatures which caused problems for commuters on Friday are likely to continue, forecasters say, after snow dumps arrived...
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Storm Caroline: Snow warnings as UK temperatures fall to -5C

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Northern Ireland, Scotland and northern parts of England and much of Wales have been blanketed in snow by Storm Caroline. The Met Office says northern and western parts of the UK endured another day of “frequent blustery snow and hail showers” and a widespread frost will befall inland areas overnight...
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UK Weather Warning – Storm Caroline 90mph Winds

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Forecasters are warning of a danger to life as well as major transport disruption as Storm Caroline barrels towards the UK. The third named storm to hit Britain this year is expected to make landfall in Scotland today, bringing 90mph winds. The Met Office has issued an amber “be prepared” weather warning...
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UK floods: 70 people and horses rescued in Lancashire

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More than 70 people and 20 horses had to be rescued from floods in Lancashire as bad weather hit the UK. Emergency crews received about 500 calls with Lancaster and Galgate the worst affected places. Roads are shut and rail services have been suspended by floods in north Wales   and snow...

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