Daily forecast, 25 March 2018

The forecast of possible emergencies on 25 March 2018 is determined by 7 cyclones, 3 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 Siberian Federal District:

In Altai Republic, Khakassia, Krasnoyarsk Territory, Altai Territory, Kemerovo, Novosibirsk and Tomsk Regions – wind gusts up to 20-25 m/s, reaching up to 28 m/s, rains, slush and blizzards.

Water levels in rivers of Altai Territory and Khakassia are going to continue to rise on 25-26 March due to meltwater runoff, precipitations, possible ice jams during breaking up of ice. Riverfronts near the settlements of Staro-Aleiskoye (the Alei River), Karpovo-2 (the Charysh River) and Shira are forecast to be flooded.

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 (AO Apatit, the town of Kirovsk).

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.