Daily forecast, 9 April 2018

The forecast of possible emergencies on 9 April 2018 is determined by 4 cyclones, 5 anticyclones and the effect of atmospheric fronts.

There is a risk of low-lying areas, local motorways, low-level bridges, settlements getting flooded, of disruptions in normal functioning of the society, power, communications and housing utilities

In Southern Federal District:

In Volgograd Region – high water levels (spring floods and ice jams).

There are high chances of higher water levels in rivers, flooding of low-lying areas, local roads, low-level bridges and ice jams in the Altai Republic, Khakassia, Tatarstan, Mordovia, Altai, Krasnoyarsk and Maritime Territories, south Khabarovsk Territory, south Sakhalin and Amur Regions, Jewish Autonomous Region, Voronezh, Kursk, Lipetsk, Ulyanovsk, Tambov, Saratov, Ryazan and Rostov Regions.

There is a higher risk of wildfires caused by burning of dry grass in Transbaikalian and Maritime Territories, Amur and Jewish Autonomous Regions.

Bad weather (wind speed up to 24-28 m/s) causes risks of disruptions in operation of transport, road services and housing utilities in Taimyr Dolgano-Nenetsky Municipal District, Krasnoyarsk Territory.

There is avalanche risk in North Ossetia Alania (Alagir District), Dagestan (Bezhta District, Tsunta District, Tlyarata District), Karachay-Cherkessia (Zelenchukskaya District, Karachayevsk Urban District), Kabardino-Balkaria (Elbrussky District), Krasnodar Territory (mountainous areas of Sochi).

There is a higher risk of fishermen and vehicles falling through thin ice at waterways in Maritime Territory (Amur Bay, Ussuri Bay, Peter the Great Gulf), Khabarovsk Territory (Strait of Tartary), Krasnoyarsk Territory (Krasnoyarsk Reservoir, reservoir of Beryozovskaya Heat Power Plant, Yenisei River), Transbaikalian Territory (Lakes Davatchan, Leprindokan, Bolshoi Namarakit, rivers Khilok and Ingoda), Sakhalin Region (Mordvinov Bay, Gulf of Patience, Sea of Okhotsk), Magadan Region (Taui Bay, Gertner Bay, Nagayev Bay), Leningrad Region (Lake Ladoga, Vyborg Bay, Gulf of Finland, Volkhov bay, Svir Bay), Buryatia (Lake Baikal, lake Gusinoye)

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