Daily forecast, 5 March 2018

The forecast of possible emergencies on 5 March 2018 is determined by 3 cyclones, 2 anticyclones and the effect of atmospheric fronts.

No emergency situations caused by dangerous weather are forecast.

Bad weather heightens risks connected with disruptions in road and housing services, transport systems in Kabardino-Balkaria, Karachai-Cherkessia, Chechnya, Udmurtia, Adygea, Ingushetia, North Ossetia-Alania, Mari El, Tatarstan, Krasnodar and Perm Territories, Vogograd, Rostov, Vladimir, Ivanovo, Kostroma, Yaroslavl, Nizhny Novgorod, Samara, Saratov and Orenburg Regions (widn with gusts of up to 14-19 m/s, heavy snowfall, sleet, sticking of snow, icy conditions).

There is a risk of flooding low-lying areas in Ciscaucasia, Adygea and Krasnodar Territory.

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 (Amur Bay, Ussuri Bay, Peter the Great Gulf).

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