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July Record Hot in Bulgaria in Century, Scorcher Stays in Aug

The average monthly temperature in Bulgaria in July 2012 is the highest ever since there are meteorology measurements in the country – 100 years and 120 years in the capital Sofia.

Society » Environment | July 31, 2012, Tuesday // 12:14 | Viewed: 9223

Wildfire Gets Dangerously Close to S Bulgarian Village

The wildfire that started Monday afternoon near the village of Bryagovo in the southern Bulgarian region of Haskovo has already engulfed 2 000 decares.

Society » Environment | July 31, 2012, Tuesday // 08:42 | Viewed: 1029

3.3 Earthquake Rattles again Bulgaria's Pernik

An earthquake of a 3.3 magnitude on the Richter scale has been registered overnight in the area of the Bulgarian capital Sofia and the western city of Pernik.

Society » Environment | July 31, 2012, Tuesday // 08:08 | Viewed: 1156

Bulgaria Remains under Dangerous Heat Alert

Code Orange alert for dangerous heat is declared once again for seven Bulgarian regions Monday.

Society » Environment | July 30, 2012, Monday // 08:54 | Viewed: 1066

Bulgarians Promised Respite from Scorching Heat on Monday

Bulgaria sweltered through one of its hottest day on Sunday as the heat wave that has baked it for weeks sizzled relentlessly on, but a respite is just round the corner, weathermen say.

Society » Environment | July 29, 2012, Sunday // 15:29 | Viewed: 1034

Wildfire in Bulgaria's Sakar Mountain Fully Tamed

The wildfire in the Sakar Mountain in southeastern Bulgaria has been extinguished in full after blazing for more than three days.

Society » Environment | July 29, 2012, Sunday // 13:18 | Viewed: 884

Heat Wave Brings Code Orange in Bulgaria

Code Orange alert for dangerous heat is declared for 9 Bulgarian regions Sunday.

Society » Environment | July 29, 2012, Sunday // 11:06 | Viewed: 1046

Black Sea Claims 3 Lives in Southeast Bulgaria

Three people have drowned in one day along Bulgaria's Southern Black Sea coast, the regional police directorate in the city of Burgas announced Saturday.

Society » Environment | July 28, 2012, Saturday // 17:36 | Viewed: 1300

Bulgarian Black Sea Coast Sees 3 Temperature Records

Three different locations along Bulgaria's Black Sea coast saw record temperatures on Saturday, July 28, the Bulgarian National Institute of Meteorology and Hydrology announced.

Society » Environment | July 28, 2012, Saturday // 17:20 | Viewed: 1677

Wildfire Rages in Bulgaria's Sakar Mountain for 3rd Day

Firemen keep fighting the wildfire in the Sakar Mountain in southeastern Bulgaria for a third day in a row.

Society » Environment | July 28, 2012, Saturday // 11:40 | Viewed: 1571

Dangerous Scorcher Persists in Bulgaria

Code yellow has been declared for 17 Bulgarian regions for Saturday over the forecast for dangerous heat.

Society » Environment | July 28, 2012, Saturday // 11:20 | Viewed: 749

12 Bulgarian Regions under Code Yellow for Dangerous Heat

Code Yellow alert for dangerous heat is declared for 12 Bulgarian regions Friday.

Society » Environment | July 27, 2012, Friday // 11:59 | Viewed: 793

Firefighters Battle Flames in Bulgaria's Sakar Mountain

Firefighters keep fighting the wildfire in the Sakar Mountain in southeastern Bulgaria for a second day in a row.

Society » Environment | July 27, 2012, Friday // 08:17 | Viewed: 1037

Large Wildfire Blazes in Southern Bulgaria

A wildfire covering some 300 acres is blazing Thursday evening in the Thracian valley of southern Bulgaria.

Society » Environment | July 26, 2012, Thursday // 19:50 | Viewed: 827

Half Bulgaria under Code Yellow for Dangerous Heat, Wind

Code Yellow alert for dangerous heat is declared for 14 Bulgarian regions Wednesday, while 3 regions are under Code Yellow for strong winds.

Society » Environment | July 25, 2012, Wednesday // 08:46 | Viewed: 900

Wildfire Causes Chain Crash in Bulgaria, Threatens Varna Airport

A massive wildfire has erupted in Eastern Bulgaria very close to the Varna Airport on the Black Sea, the Bulgarian fire-fighting service reported Monday night.

Society » Environment | July 23, 2012, Monday // 18:19 | Viewed: 1322

New Heat Wave Breaks 3 Temperature Records in Bulgaria

Bulgaria has fallen under a new hot spell, just after hellish summer heat subsided in the beginning of the week.

Society » Environment | July 21, 2012, Saturday // 15:47 | Viewed: 1529

5.8 Degree Earthquake Hits New Zealand

A strong earthquake was registered Saturday in the ocean off the eastern coast of New Zealand, with no reports of casualties and destruction.

Society » Environment | July 21, 2012, Saturday // 10:14 | Viewed: 1046

Dangerous Scorcher Returns to Bulgaria

Code yellow has been declared for 11 Bulgarian regions for Friday over the forecast for dangerous heat.

Society » Environment | July 20, 2012, Friday // 10:27 | Viewed: 1099

4 More Temperature Records Set in Bulgaria

The ongoing heat wave in Bulgaria broke the temperature records for the date in four Bulgarian locations Sunday.

Society » Environment | July 16, 2012, Monday // 20:40 | Viewed: 1142

Cooler Air Brings Relief in Bulgaria, Code Yellow in 17 Regions

Cooler weather is expected in Bulgaria as a Code Yellow alert is declared for 17 Bulgarian regions Monday.

Society » Environment | July 16, 2012, Monday // 08:36 | Viewed: 1084
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