Summary of 01 July 2018


6:00 AM, Moscow time, 01.07.2018

Cyclone in Southern and Central parts of Russia

A cyclone has been bringing in rain, hail and wind gusts up to 20 m/s in Southern and Central parts of the Russian Federation since 30 June 2018.

In Krasnodar Territory:Power outages occurred in 7 settlements of 4 municipal units, roofs and windows of more than 1,500 houses were damaged. There are injured.

In the city of Moscow and Moscow Region: more than 30 got uprooted, 5 cars were damaged. Nobody was hurt.

Task groups and Emergency Response Centers of the local Directorates of the Russian Emergencies Ministry and repair teams are working in cooperation with local governments and other emergency services.

All the necessary measures to prevent and minimize the impact of the cyclone have been planned and are being carried out. The population was informed about the situation.

As of 06:00 AM, 1 July 2018: fallen trees are being sawn and removed, power supply in Krasnodar Territory is being restored, aid is being provided to the population.

According to the forecast provided by the Antistikhia All-Russian Forecasting Center and the Russian Weather Agency, the cyclone will continue rendering its influence over the city of Moscow, Belgorod, Ivanovo, Kursk, Liupetsk, Oryol, Ryazan, Tambov, Tver, Tula and Yaroslavl Regions.

More than 1,500 people and 200 units of equipment, including more than 300 people and 40 units of equipment provided by the Russian Emergencies Ministry are involved into relief operations.

Latest data

Response to man-caused fires

Fire and rescue divisions have put out 274 fires, 188 of them in residential areas. 54 people have been affected, 49 of them have been saved.

Supervision bodies of the Emergencies Ministry Directorates for constituent territories of the Russian Federation are taking preventive measures to reduce the number of man-caused fires.

Accidents on bodies of water

Rescue divisions responded to 32 accidents. 32 people were affected, 6 of them was rescued.

Response by bomb disposal divisions

Bomb disposal divisions found 8 explosive devices, including 1 aerial bomb.

Traffic accident response

Fire and rescue teams were deployed 285 times to respond to traffic accidents. 430 people were injured, 253 of them were saved (extricated or saved from dangerous situations in other ways).

Emergency psychological aid

Specialists of the Emergency Ministry psychological service have been involved in rendering emergency psychological aid to people affected by emergencies times. Psychological support was provided on 7 occasions.