The forecast of possible emergencies on 1 March 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 and transport systems.
In Siberian Federal District:
In the Altai Republic – wind of up to 20-25 m/s, with gusts of up to 35 m/s, heavy snowfall, snowstorms.
There is avalanche risk in North Ossetia Alania (Alagir District), Dagestan (Tsunta District), Karachay-Cherkessia (Zelenchukskaya District, Karachayevsk Urban District), Kabardino-Balkaria (Elbrussky District) and Krasnodar Territory (mountainous areas of Sochi).
There is a higher risk of fishermen and vehicles falling through thin ice at waterways in Leningrad Region (Gulf of Finland, Vyborg Bay, Svir Bay, Luga, Bay, Koporye Bay, Neva, Bay, Sestroretsk Sand Bar and Lake Ladoga), Sakhalin Region (Sea of Okhotsk, Strait of Tartary, Mordvinov Bay and Gulf of Patience) and Maritime Territory (Peter the Great Gulf, Amur Bay and Ussuri Bay).
The information is based on the data provided by the Antistikhia Center and The Russian Weather Service.