Hot and dry weather could lead in the near future in a fire in the Central Federal District, including those in the suburbs, said the head of the situational center Roshydromet Yuri Varakin.
"In the last week in parts of the Central Federal District, the average temperature exceeded the norm by 5-6 degrees. Plus poor prognosis on the expected precipitation in the central district … In the coming week, Moscow region, except in the north-west, we do not expect any fallout Precipitation, those local precipitation that will fall within the limits of 3-5 mm, does not affect the improvement of the fire hazard, "- said the weatherman at a press conference in Moscow.
According Varakina most likely occurrence of fires in the southern and south-eastern suburbs: Shatura, Kashira and Orekhovo-Zuyevo.
"There has to be saved on August 7-8, the fourth class of high fire danger at temperatures sufficiently high — up to 30-32 degrees," — concluded the representative Hydromet.