Several homes were flooded in Makhachkala on Thursday due to the melting of snow and incessant rains, reported the regional GUMCHS.
Heavy snowfall began in Makhachkala on December 15 and lasted several days. Due to weather conditions temporarily working capital airport, from 16 to 18 December, could not fly a total of 3000 people. On Tuesday, the 18th, in Makhachkala, the rain, which continues to this day. The air temperature is plus 4 degrees.
"At 10.23 MSK Thursday to console senior operations duty officer … has been informed that as a result of melting snow and heavy rains continued in the street sport of Makhachkala occurred overflow channel" C-4 "and flooding of houses, located below the channel," — said in a release.
According to authorities, only six private homes were flooded, where 36 people, including seven children. The water level in the homes of 10-15 centimeters. Residents refused to evacuate.