The forecast of possible emergencies on 25 December 2017 is determined by 4 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 services:
Heavy snowfalls and high winds gusting up to 27 m/s are expected in Sakhalin Region, Far Eastern Federal District;
Heavy snowfalls and high winds gusting up to 27 m/s are expected in Altai Territory, Siberian Federal District;
High wind gusting up to 28 m/s is expected in Rostov and Volgograd Regions in Southern Federal District;
High wind gusting up to 30 m/s is expected in Stavropol Territory and Karachai-Cherkessia in North Caucasian Federal District.
There is a risk of fishermen falling through thin ice at waterways in Northwestern Federal District, Kamchatka Territory, Tomsk, Kemerovo, Novosibirsk, Samara and Orenburg Regions, Khanty-Mansi and Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Areas.
There is avalanche risk in North Ossetia Alania (Alagir District), Karachay-Cherkessia (Zelenchukskaya District, Karachayevsk Urban District), Kabardino-Balkaria (Elbrussky District), Krasnodar Territory (mountainous areas of Sochi).
The information is based on the data provided by the Antistikhia Center and The Russian Weather Service.