90 percent of the areas of the Republic of Moldova suffered from drought. "Hydrothermal coefficient is 0-0,4, which corresponds to a strong and very severe drought," — Prime Minister Vlad Filat at a cabinet meeting on Wednesday, July 4.
Vlad Filat said that on Thursday will call a meeting of the Commission for Emergency Situations, which should be defined further action in this area. Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers added that the strategy is needed at the state level that would include comprehensive management of water resources. "We will start with transport sources, reservoirs, distribution, processing," — said the Prime Minister.Previously, different experts have warned that hot weather adversely affects crops.
Code orange danger because of the hot weatherForecasters have increased the level meteoopasnosti from yellow to orange due to the heat.
Map meteo.mdFrom 3 to July 8 places maximum temperature in the country will reach +36 .. +37 ° C, according to the State Hydrometeorological Service.Most parts of the Republic of the expected high level of fire danger (V class). Careless handling of fire can ignite forest and fields with crops.Eve reported that in Moldova asphalt does not withstand heat. The most dangerous situation is saved on the road Chisinau — Balti, where concrete slabs shifted by 50 cm Police urged to refrain from driving on the track.