The forecast of possible emergencies on 2 August 2017 is determined by 5 cyclones, 3 anticyclones and the effect of atmospheric fronts.
There might be disruptions in the operation of energy supply and communications facilities, housing and utilities, essential and transport services, flooding of low-lying areas, disruption in operation of sewers:
In Northwestern Federal District:
Leningrad and Novgorod Regions – heavy rains, patchy downpours, hail, thunderstorms, winds gusting up to 18-23 m/s;
In Volga and Ural Federal Districts:
Maritime Territory, Sverdlovsk and Chelyabinsk Regions – heavy rains, downpours, thunderstorms, large hail, wind gusting up to 25 m/s;
In Siberian Federal District:
Krasnoyarsk Territory – torrential rains, downpours, thunderstorms, large hail, wind gusting up to 27 m/s.
There are high risks of emergency situations due to larger areas of wildfires caused by dry grass burning, larger areas of burning fires, smoke conditions, spread of fires to settlements in Sakha (Yakutia), Buryatia, Komi, Transbaikalian and Krasnoyarsk Territories, Irkutsk Region, Yamal-Nenets and Khanty-Mansi Autonomous Areas.
There is a risk of flooding low lands, roads and low-level bridges in Sakha (Yakutia), Karelia, Adygea, Buryatia, Tuva, Perm Territory, Vologda, Irkutsk, Kemerovo, Amur, Arkhangelsk, Vologda Regions.
The information is based on the data provided by the Antistikhia Center and The Russian Weather Service.