heavy snow

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  • snowstorm 2019-03-16 21:48

    Heavy snow, blizzard hitting 8 provinces

    TEHRAN – Severe snowfall along with snowstorms have haunted 8 provinces of the country over the past 24 hours, Rescue and Relief Organization head Morteza Salimi said on Saturday.

  • Heavy snow, flood, blizzard strike 17 provinces 2019-03-10 09:59

    Heavy snow, flood, blizzard strike 17 provinces

    TEHRAN — 17 provinces across Iran have been hit by flood and blizzard or covered in snow over the past 24 hours, Morteza Salimi, head of Rescue and Relief Organization said on Saturday.

  • Drought-stricken southeastern Iran hoping for rain 2019-01-20 10:16

    Drought-stricken southeastern Iran hoping for rain

    TEHRAN – While an intense burst of snow has blanketed 22 provinces of the country, the southeastern province of Kerman is suffering from the lack of downpours along with severe sand and dust storms (SDSs), Mehr news agency reported on Friday.

  • Heavy snow piled up in 19 provinces  2019-01-18 23:13

    Heavy snow piled up in 19 provinces 

    TEHRAN — Heavy snow blanketed 19 provinces across Iran, head of Rescue and Relief Organization, Morteza Salimi, has said.

  • Armed forces ordered to help in relief operations after heavy snowfall 2018-01-28 19:34

    Armed forces ordered to help in relief operations after heavy snowfall

    TEHRAN – In an order issued on Sunday Major General Mohammad Baqeri, chief of the Iranian armed forces, called on security forces to join relief operations if needed after heavy snowfall caused disruption in some parts of the country.

  • Generous sky blankets Iran with heavy snow/ Photo by Tasnim/Masoud Shahrestani 2018-01-28 15:11

    Generous sky blankets Iran with heavy snow

    TEHRAN — Heavy snow has covered the Iranian capital, Tehran, and other cities in 17 provinces across the country.

  • A snow plow was stranded by the avalanche on a road linking Marivan to Saqqez in Kordestan province. 2017-02-01 09:27

    Blizzard hits Iran, 9 killed in avalanche

    TEHRAN — Nine people have been killed by avalanche in Iran as raging blizzard and snow storms has hit 24 provinces of the country over the past few days.

  • blizzard 2017-01-28 21:21

    Snow, blizzard sweeping across Iran

    TEHRAN — Twenty-two provinces of Iran have been struck by heavy snow and raging blizzard, the Rescue and Relief Organization director Morteza Salimi said on Saturday.

  • snow 2016-11-23 09:05

    Picture of the day

    Heavy snowfall has blanketed the historical city of Masouleh, northern Iran, on the first days of the last month of autumn. (IRNA/ Morteza Rafikhah)

  • snowfall 2016-11-06 08:11

    Drastic temperature drop hits western Iran

    TEHRAN — Mid-autumn snow has caught some of cities in the western part of Iran by surprise to the extent that the temperature plummeted to 4 to 6 degrees below zero.

  • 12 MQ-3 (2).jpg 2016-10-29 08:31

    Heavy snow in autumn paints northwestern Iran white

    TEHRAN — Heavy snow in autumn in the northwestern province of Ardebil has colored the whole province in white and closed schools for three days.