Meteorologists predict the second half of Monday extreme heat in the south and east of the Voronezh region, and in the evening will come to the region, heavy rains, wind storms, lightning and hail, according to the regional emergencies department.
"Starting from 15.00 MSK (Monday), in the south and east of expected heatwave — the maximum air temperature up to 35 degrees … From 15.00-19.00 MSK and maintaining during the day (Tuesday), in some areas of the region are expected strong rain, rain, thunderstorms, hail, strong winds during storms to 18-23 meters per second, "- said in a statement.
Rescuers warn that because of the intense heat increases the likelihood of accidents and emergency situations involving the neglect and loss of health staff working at sites with an increased risk of accidents. Increases the risk of accidents, emergencies, large-scale man-made fires, and accidents on the railways and underpasses.
Because of the strong wind and rain are possible breakages power and communication lines, collapse slaboukreplennyh, wide and dilapidated structures, may be in breach of drainage and stormwater runoff, increase the number of accidents, damage to agricultural crops. Also increases the risk of accidents on the water bodies.