Daily forecast, 12 February 2018

The forecast of possible emergencies on 12 February 2018 is determined by 5 cyclones, 2 anticyclones and the effect of atmospheric fronts.

There might be disruptions in the operation of energy supply facilities, communication, housing and utilities, essential services. High wind of up to 25-30 m/s and up to 45-50 m/s in some places, heavy snowfall and snowstorm are expected in Kamchatka Territory, in Far Eastern Federal District.

Bad weather (icy conditions, snowfall, snowstorm, sticking of snow on wires and trees) heightens risks connected with disruptions in energy supply facilities, communication, housing utilities, critical infrastructure, transport systems in Southern and North-Caucasian Federal Districts.

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.

There is a higher risk of fishermen falling through thin ice at waterways in Tatarstan (Kuibyshev Reservoir), Bashkortostan (Belaya and Ufa rivers), Khabarovsk Territory (Sea of Okhotsk, Amur Bay and Strait of Tartary), Perm Territory (Kama and Votkinsk Reservoirs), Sakhalin Region (Strait of Tartary, Mordvinov Bay, Gulf of Patience and Sea of Okhotsk), Kirov Region (Vyatka river, Lake Akshuben, Lake Orlovskoye, Lake Muserskoye), Orenburg Region (Domashkinskoye Reservoir) and Samara Region (Volga river).

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