The total area of forest fires for the last day in the Tomsk region decreased by 170 acres and is on Saturday morning 2.535 thousand hectares, the regional Emergencies Ministry reported.
"The total area of forest fires is 2.535 hectares in five districts of the region, a day liquidated two fires on the area of 1.17 thousand hectares of new fires have arisen," — said in a statement.
According to the Tomsk Airbase forest protection in the morning on August 11 in the Tomsk region, there are 12 forest fires in the five districts of the region, seven — in Kargasok area, two — Alexander, one — in Bakcharsky, Verkhneketskyi and Parabel areas.
It also determines that the threat of forest fires in the transition towns not.
It also reported that a day is localized 10 wildfires on an area of 2.275 hectares.
According to the agency, aviation group, involved in extinguishing forest fires, is 21 aircraft per day carried out 28 water discharges totaling 230 tons.
According to the Weather Service, Tomsk, August 12-13 at the site where it is expected light rain, the temperature during the day plus 22-27 degrees at night — plus 12-17 degrees, in Tomsk rain is expected on Monday, the day temperature will be 23-25 degrees plus .
The forests in the region continues to operate a state of emergency.