Articles tagged "armenia weather"

armenia flood after hailstorm july 13 2020

'Icebergs' float through flooded roads after unprecedented hailstorm hits Gyumri, Armenia

A severe hailstorm struck Gyumri City in Armenia on Monday, July 13, 2020, turning roads into an 'Arctic waterway' with big chunks of ice floating through the city. The amount of rain that fell in less than 1 hour is equivalent to the city's entire July...

July 15, 2020

armenia tornado june 11 2020

Rare tornado hits the city of Gavar, Armenia

A rare tornado hit the city of Gavar in Armenia on June 11, 2020. Gagik Surenyan, head of the Meteorological Center of the Hydromet Service at the Ministry of Emergency Situations, said the phenomenon was considered unusual in the country. "I was home when my...

June 15, 2020