Flood Watch 2012

Webcam watching the rise of flood water as snow melts in Soomaa
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Flood Watch 2012

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Aivar has reported that the water level is rising by 4 - 5 cms each day so here comes another Fifth Season at Soomaa.
http://www.veebikaamera.ee/fl/live/karuskose.jpg

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http://www.looduskalender.ee/en/node/12683
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The camera seems to have stopped at 06.57 this morning. Aivar knows about it now. He will check the set-up.
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There is a power cut in the area of the webcam. The power company will restore the supply, probably in a few hours.
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I hope that the problem could be solved
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Hi, we will be back within hour :)
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Power is restored and there has been a big change since the last picture.

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I had to work today, so...I'm a little bit late :whistling:

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March 16

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Like for the Käsmu camera, there is a 24 hour time lapse movie on LK's facebook page

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Hi!

I have made a small slideshow about top-10 highest floods of last decade, see http://www.slideshare.net/Ruukel/soomaa ... -2000-2011

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Felis silvestris wrote:Like for the Käsmu camera, there is a 24 hour time lapse movie on LK's facebook page

Oh, wow! Thank you for sharing this, Felis! :2thumbsup:
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AivarRuukel wrote:Hi!

I have made a small slideshow about top-10 highest floods of last decade, see http://www.slideshare.net/Ruukel/soomaa ... -2000-2011

Cheers!
Thank you, Aivar. This was interesting. It seems the flood can happen anytime from December through April, then, not always in springtime only.
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Evening time.

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Since I was on the Facebook page I looked around there a bit and found, that a German TV team was there in February and did some shooting. I found the report on the homepage of the TV station, apparently they had a special on Estonia (with reports on e.g. an icebreaker for tourists in Finnland or breeding huskies in Norway). If you want to look, they are in Pärnu and doing something on ice sculptures, flights to the small island Kihnu in winter (also in Pärnu) and the report on Sooma, and the reporter is doing some kick sparking with Aivar :wave: - I think also passing the place where the cam is situated

Here is the link to the Mediathek of NDR (the TV station) - and I hope it won't go offline any time soon:
http://www.ndr.de/mediathek/index.html? ... ereport241
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thanks for the link Felis

very exciting interesting and travel by sampo, swimming in cold water in the sea.
I put the link on my facebook :innocent:
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Fleur wrote: very exciting interesting and travel by sampo, swimming in cold water in the sea.
I put the link on my facebook :innocent:
Yes, I saw that particular report already earlier in some other program!
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March 18

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Hi!
I have posted about changes of last 24 hours on our blog
http://www.soomaa.com/fifth-season-starts/
You can also see some more photos on local newspaper
http://www.parnupostimees.ee/778842/soo ... -aastaaeg/
Pictures taken in the morning by friend Algis.
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