For the past day in Kazakhstan fell to a record amount of rainfall. Snow was so much that rescuers had to dig out of the listed buildings and the evacuation of more than 470 people. During a snowstorm on the roads of Almaty region stuck 36 cars with 95 passengers, which rescuers also had to remove the track.
Because of heavy snow and low visibility in the Karaganda region on the road between the city of Kyzylorda and Pavlodar, accident involving 47 passengers. Fortunately, they arrived on time lifeguards and first aid. In Kostanaskoy of drivers stuck in a snowstorm and their passengers also failed to get out of the snow veil without assistance.
The most difficult situation in Zhambyl region, where the houses with broken windows were without power about 50 thousand people. Wind gusts reach a speed of 45 m / s, declared emergency.
Horrifying situation in Zhambyl region, where the storm had to be rescued 254 people, including 15 children, and 36 cars. Sufficiently large number of houses left there with no windows, which did not survive under the pressure of the squally wind, followed by a snowstorm. Tau city completely powered down. In Pavlodar help rescuers took one machine and two injured. Among the residents of South Kazakhstan region evacuated 65 people. Reports of fatal outcomes have been reported in the press.