Forecasters Belarusian hydrometeorological report that this weekend is expected to record the air temperature: 37 degrees and above. Because of the intense heat on the road, at the water and harvest hard duty of control and rescue services.
Prolonged heat caused the early start of the mass of grain harvesting in all regions of the country. And in the early days of the Vitebsk region caught fire harvester. What is the effect of heat on the course of the harvest and other agricultural work, the Assistant Minister of Agriculture Nicholas Chupik refused to tell:
"Cleaning is normal. Exit on the ministry's website and get the information, but I have no time."
Meanwhile in the Department of State Labor Inspectorate reported that the harvest, especially in the current heat wave — especially dangerous period. Therefore, the safety in the harvest in the mobile teams now follow a few departments: technical supervision, sansluzhby and the Ministry of Emergency Situations. In particular, the Minister Enver Bariev reported the following:
"As for participate in the harvest, we are working in many positions. This fuel delivery issues as dangerous goods and equipment combines fire appliances. There's even a practice that our employees during the harvest take vacations and work combine, as well as other equipment. "
At the same time the Belarusian gidramettsentru forecasters reported, despite substantial rainfall in some parts of the country on the grounds there is a lack of moisture, which could adversely affect the crop roots. Says chief forecaster Olga Fedotova:
"The high temperature helps prasyhannyu grain. Along the heat wave affected the decrease in moisture reserves in the east and southeast of the country. Due to the heat decreased agrametearalyagichnyya conditions for ripening harvest of potatoes, sugar beets and other root vegetables, and herbs on adrastanne hayfields and pastures . The Gomel region marked curling leaves of corn from the heat begins vysyhanne grass. most favorably feel only heat-loving plants — such as tomatoes, for example. "
With regard to the intense heat, especially on weekends, the lifeguards in the water DO NOT recommend swimming in unfamiliar places, especially drunk. State avtainspektsyya claims increased control speed on the roads and advises drivers when possible to avoid traveling.