Daily forecast, 20 March 2018

The forecast of possible emergencies on 20 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 Ural Federal District:

In Khanty-Mansi Autonomous Area – wind of up to 25-27 m/s, snowfalls, snowstorms;

In Siberian Federal District:

In the Altai Republic, Khakassia, Altai and Krasnoyarsk Territories, Kemerovo, Novosibirsk, Omsk and Tomsk Regions – wind of up to 25-27 m/s, snowfalls, snowstorms.

Bad heightens risks connected with disruptions in the operation of road services, household utensils and transport systems:

In Tuva, Irkutsk Region and Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Area – wind gusting up to 18-23 m/s, snowfalls, snowstorms;

In Crimea, North Ossetia-Alania, Dagestan, Kabardino-Balkaria, Chechnya, Krasnoydar Territory – high winds.

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), Krasnodar Territory (mountainous areas of Sochi), Kamchatka Territory (Bystrinsky and Yelizovo Districts, Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky Urban District), Murmansk Region.

There is a higher risk of fishermen and vehicles falling through thin ice at waterways in Khabarovsk Territory (Sea of Okhotsk, Amur Bay, Strait of Tartary), maritime Territory (Amur Bay, Ussuri Bay, Peter the Great Gulf), Amur Region (Amur River, Zeya River, Gilchinskoye Reservoir), Sakhalin Region (Strait of Tartary, Mordvinov Bay, Gulf of Patience, Sea of Okhotsk), Murmansk Region (Kandalaksha Gulf) and Magadan Region (Taui Bay, Gertner Bay, Nagayev Bay).

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