The forecast of possible emergencies on 17 March 2018 is determined by 5 cyclones, 3 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 Central Federal District:
In Kursk Region – heavy snow (more than 20 mm), snowstorms, snowdrifts, wind gusting up to 15-19 m/s.
There is avalanche risk in North Ossetia Alania (Alagir District), Dagestan (Bezhta District, Tsunta District, Rutul District, Tlyarata 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 Amur Region (Amur River, Zeya River, Gilchinskoye Reservoir), Sakhalin Region (Strait of Tartary, Mordvinov Bay, Gulf of Patience, Sea of Okhotsk), Kemerovo Region (Belovskoye Reservoir) and Magadan Region (Taui Bay, Gertner Bay, Nagayev Bay).