Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

Russian Yakutia gripped by harsh cold
19.12.2008 16:05
Russian Yakutia gripped by harsh cold

The Russian Republic of Yakutia in Siberia is gripped by a harsh cold spell with temperatures falling to 58 below zero in Mirninsky district, the local weather center reported Friday.
      
      Bitter frosts below minus 50 hit most of Yakutia and reached minus 55 in the village of Tompon. In Oymyakon, the Northern Pole of Cold, temperatures fell to minus 57. Schools are closed and hospitals are overcrowded with patients suffering from frostbites.
      
      In the meantime, heat supplies disrupted on December 6th by an accident were restored in the settlement of Yakokit. The accident left 105 residential houses without central heating, the local emergency center reported.
      
      Source: www.ruvr.ru
       www.itar-tass.ru
      


Tags:      

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

Restoration Works At Novosibirsk Regional Studies Museum Will Be Completed Soon
31.10.2013
New Gambling Zone to Appear in Crimea
28.04.2014
"Silver Ice" alling The Guests
29.11.2013
Car Hits a Crowd in Voronezh, Kills 5 People
11.03.2014
Magic Union Of Russia And Belarus
31.12.2013



comments powered by Disqus




Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

Russian Parliament in Action

search on the map
TAGS:
Vladimir Engelhardt  Altai Territory  Bombs  Rock Paintings  Maxim Amelin  Russian tourism  Far East  Greenpeace  Russian Cinema  Russian politics  Russian business  Russian Literature  AvtoVAZ   Russian regions  hooliganism  Armen Dzhigarkhanyan  Dynamo Moscow  Moscow  bicycle parking  Russian church  Russia  Sochi Olympic Games 2014  Christmas Tree  Vandalism  Association of the European Business  Bastille Day  Kievskaya Metro Station  Moscow Museums  Vladimir Etush  Russian shops  Leah Akhedzhakova  US sanctions  ONEXIM Group  Anzhi  Vologda region  Monuments in Moscow  Krasnodar region  Exhibitions in Moscow  Archeology  Moscow Helsinki Group Award  Pokrovka  videos from Russia  False Dmitry  Russian artists  the Golden Ring of Russia  Lewis Hamilton  Gautier-Dufaye  Russian history  Exhibitions in St. Petersburg  Russian flag 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites