Strong thunderstorms, hail and squally wind can cause emergency situations in 15 districts and seven cities in the Kuban, said emergency department for the Krasnodar Territory.
"According to the Krasnodar Regional Hydrometeorological the next three to six hours before the end of the day saving places in the region are expected to strong thunderstorms, heavy rains in some areas with hail and squally wind increasing to 22 meters per second," — said in a statement.
Clarifies that the bad weather is expected in Abinsk, Apsheron, Belorechensk Dinsky, Kalinin, Kanevsky, Crimean, Labinsk, Mostowski, Novokubansky, Otradnensky, Seversky, Temryuk, Tuapse, Assumption areas. As rains are predicted in Anapa, Armavir, Gelendzhik, hot springs, Krasnodar, Novorossiysk and Sochi.
MOE has warned that the storm could cause flooding, erosion of river banks, damaging buildings, felling of trees.
A month ago, heavy rains caused floods inundated thousands of homes in the city of Gelendzhik, Crimean and Novorossiysk, and in some villages of the Krasnodar Territory. Violated the electrical, gas and water supply, road and rail traffic. The city and the neighboring village of Krymsk came the biggest shock element. According to the prosecutor's edge, in a flood in the province killed 168 people and three others missing. Emergencies Ministry reported more than 170 dead.