Daily forecast, 6 February 2018

The forecast of possible emergencies on 6 February 2018 is determined by 4 cyclones, 5 anticyclones and the effect of atmospheric fronts.

No emergency situations caused by dangerous weather are forecast.

There are risks connected with disruptions in energy supply facilities, communication, housing utilities, critical infrastructure, transport systems in Volga Federal District due to heavy snowfalls, sleet, sticking of snow to wires, snowstorms, wind gusting up to 25 m/s.

There is avalanche risk in North Ossetia Alania (Alagir District), Dagestan (Tsunta District), Karachay-Cherkessia (Zelenchukskaya District, Karachayevsk Urban District), Kabardino-Balkaria (Elbrussky District), Krasnodar Territory (mountainous areas of Sochi), Kamchatka Territory, Sakhalin Region.

There is a higher risk of fishermen falling through thin ice at waterways in Perm Territory (Kama and Votkinsk Reservoirs), Vladimir Region (Klyazma and Oka rivers), Nizhny Novgorod Region (Volga river and Oka river’s right tributary), Saratov Region (Volgograd Reservoir and Volga river), Volgograd Region (Tsimlyansk Reservoir and Volga river) and Astrakhan Region (Volga river).

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