Adverse weather conditions this week may cause emergencies in most regions of Russia. This was stated by the Emergencies Ministry, referring to the forecast prepared by the experts of the Center "Antistikhia" of the agency. "The forecast is based on information Hydrometeorology, Avialesohrany and the Center for Crisis Management Emergency" — said the representative of the ministry.
Despite the advent calendar of spring, in most regions is winter weather. Heavy wet snow and gusty winds up to 20 m / s are expected in the Primorsky and Khabarovsk, Altai Territory, Chukotka, the Amur, Magadan, Kamchatka, Sakhalin, Tomsk, Kemerovo, Omsk, Novosibirsk, Novgorod, Vologda, Leningrad, Pskov and Kaliningrad regions, Koryak , the Republic of Altai, in most areas of the Volga, Urals and Central federal districts. "These weather conditions threaten to disruptions in the operation of all types of transport, utilities, accidents at housing, drop-offs of power, and the growth of car accidents", — the Ministry of Emergency Situations.
And in the south of Russia has already begun spring tide. "By the rivers of the Astrakhan region marked by drifting ice, expected fluctuations in water levels due to an increased release of water from the Volgograd hydroelectric. Due to continuing rainfall is not possible increase in the levels of water in the tributaries of the Kuban rivers Zakubansokgo array," — said the representative of the Ministry.
"In this regard, the Ministry of Emergency Situations predict emergencies related to flooding of low land areas in Adygea and Krasnodar Territory and Rostov Region", — he said. In addition, in the mountainous regions of Adygea, Ingushetia, North Ossetia, Chechnya, Karachay-Cherkessia, Kabardino-Balkaria, Dagestan and Krasnodar region, as well as Kamchatka, Sakhalin regions, Kuraginsky Krasnoyarsk Territory is not excluded avalanches. ITAR-TASS.