EMERCOM of Russia on Sakhalin warn local residents about a possible rise in water level in the rivers in the south due to the heavy rains, told RIA Novosti on Thursday, the press service of the Ministry.
According to forecasters, in Dolinsky, Kholmsk, Aniva, Nevel and Korsakov, as well as in the city of Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk expected heavy rains (15-29 millimeters), places — very strong (more than 30 mm). On Thursday, the rivers in the southern parts of the island are expected sharp rise in water levels at 0.5-1.5 meters. Possible withdrawal of water on floodplain.
"EMERCOM Russia's Sakhalin region warned that there could be disruptions to transportation and other facilities of the economy. Residents of areas should be restricted from traveling outside settlements for the duration of warning," — said in a statement.
It noted that the strength and the means necessary to eliminate the possible effects of the cyclone are ready to respond. The situation relating to the passage of the cyclone, is controlled by the duty shift of the Center for Crisis Management (CMC) MES of Russia in the region. In the administration of these areas are directed emergency alert in response to the recommendations.