Number of forest fires in Russia per day increased from 179 to 216 seats, the most difficult situation is stored in the forests of the Urals, Siberia and the Far East, said the FFA.
"As of Tuesday morning in Russia there are 216 forest fires in the area of 36.6 thousand hectares: 215 fires on forest lands in the square 36.4 thousand hectares, one fire on lands of specially protected areas in the area of 150 hectares (Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous Region), "- said agency.
It clarifies the FFA, in the Chelyabinsk region there are 15 forest fires in the area of 18.7 thousand hectares in the Tomsk region — 36 forest fires in the area of 7.8 thousand hectares, in the Krasnoyarsk Territory — 57 forest fires in the area of 3.6 thousand hectares, Khanty-Mansi Autonomous District has 38 forest fires in the area of 2.2 hectares, in the Magadan region — one forest fire in the area of 1.8 thousand hectares, in the Yamal-Nenets Autonomous District are 28 forest fires in the area of 1.2 hectares.
According to a forecast meteorologist, contained in the message, the high, sometimes extreme fire danger is expected in the Orenburg region, in the south of Bashkortostan, Chelyabinsk, Kurgan, Omsk, Tomsk, Novosibirsk and Kemerovo regions, Krasnoyarsk Territory, Khakassia and Tuva. As specified in the report, July 26, fires can occur in Krasnodar, Stavropol, Rostov Region and Kalmykia.