Daily forecast, 8 August 2017

The forecast of possible emergencies on 8 August 2017 is determined by 6 cyclones, 4 anticyclones and the effect of atmospheric fronts.

There might be disruptions in the operation of energy supply and communications facilities, housing and utilities, essential services, flooding of low-lying areas and settlements.

In Siberian Federal District: in the Altai Republic, Tuva, Khakassia, Altai and Krasnoyarsk Territories – heavy rains, thunderstorms, hail, wind gusting up to 25 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, Transbaikalian and Krasnoyarsk Territories, Irkutsk Region, Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Area.

There is a risk of flooding low lands, roads and low-level bridges in Sakha (Yakutia), Karelia, Amur, Arkhangelsk, Vologda, Leningrad and Novgorod Regions, Maritime and Khabarovsk Territories, Jewish Autonomous Region.

The information is based on the data provided by the Antistikhia Center and The Russian Weather Service.