Daily forecast, 8 February 2018

The forecast of possible emergencies on 8 February 2018 is determined by 3 cyclones, 3 anticyclones and the effect of atmospheric fronts.

No emergency situations caused by dangerous weather are forecast.

Bad weather (snowfall, snowstorm, wind with gusts of up to 15-20 m/s and up to 24 m/s in some areas) heightens risks connected with disruptions in energy supply facilities, communication, housing utilities, critical infrastructure, transport systems in Krasnoyarsk Territory, Irkutsk Region, Khakassia, Tuva and Buryatia.

There is a higher risk of fishermen falling through thin ice at waterways in Perm Territory (Kama and Votkinsk Reservoirs), Arkhangelsk Region (Onega Bay, White Sea), Vladimir Region (Klyazma and Oka rivers), Nizhny Novgorod Region (Volga river and Oka river’s right tributary), and Orenburg Region (Domashkinskoye Reservoir).

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.

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