18.07.11.Rekordnaya heat reached and the northern latitudes: the weekend in Yakutsk, the thermometer rose to plus 42 degrees. This, say meteorologists, was 70 years old.
Because of the heat, the number of forest fires. In the 18 districts of the country declared a state of emergency. Smoke and the smell of burning already reached the capital. Yakutsk was shrouded in smog.
Local people are buying in pharmacies gauze bandages. And the most popular topic on local Internet forums are ways to protect against smoke and smog, TV channel "Russia — 24."