The forecast of possible emergencies on 9 March 2018 is determined by 5 cyclones, 4 anticyclones and the effect of atmospheric fronts.
There might be disruptions in the operation of energy supply and communications facilities, housing and utilities, essential services and transport services:
In Far Eastern Federal District:
in Sakhalin Region – heavy snowfalls, blizzard, 20 m/s wind gusts, reaching up to 30 m/s at shoreline.
There is avalanche risk in North Ossetia Alania (Alagir District), Dagestan (Tsunta District, Bezhta 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 Mari El (Volga River), Chuvashia (Cheboksary Reservoir, Volga River), Udmurtia, Khabarovsk Territory (Sea of Okhotsk, Amur Bay, Strait of Tartary), Arkhangelsk (Onega Bay, White Sea), Belgorod, Kaliningrad (Baltic Sea, Vistula Lagoon, Curonian Lagoon), Murmansk (Kandalaksha Gulf) and Penza Regions.