MOE has warned of a high probability of emergencies and Anabar Bulun Yakutia due to strong winds and snowstorms, told RIA Novosti agency.
"The first of January in Anabar and Bulun areas expected blizzard, wind southwest with gusts up to 23-28 meters per second," — said the official.
According to him, in the Bay of Tiksi expect strong winds with gusts up to 28-33 meters per second.
"Because of the strong winds and snowstorms and increases the probability of occurrence of emergency situations at power and communications. Prolonged lack of power of a disaster is likely related to the violation of the provision of the population with heat and water supply," — said the official.
Also emergency in Yakutia could provoke snowdrifts and snow moved onto the roads.
© RIA Novosti. Vladimir Fedorenko