Daily forecast, 21 April 2018

The forecast of possible emergencies on 21 April 2018 is determined by 4 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:

In Central Federal District:

In the city of Moscow, Smolensk and Moscow Regions – gusts of wind of up to 25 m/s;

In Northwestern Federal District:

In the city of Saint Petersburg, Leningrad and Novgorod Regions – rains, patchy downpours with sleet, wind gusting up to 15-25 m/s.

Bad weather causes risks of disruptions in the operation of road services and housing utilities and the operation of all kinds of transport in Karelia, Vologda, Bryansk, Kaluga, Kursk, Ryazan, Oryol, Tver and Tula Regions. Rains and wind speed of 18-23 m/s are expected.

There are high chances of higher water levels in rivers, flooding of low-lying areas, local roads, low-level bridges in Tatarstan, Mordovia, Vladimir, Volgograd, Kostroma, Irkutsk, Moscow, Saratov, Tambov, Tomsk, Omsk, Nizhny Novgorod, Samara, Ulyanovsk and Ryazan Regions.

There is a high risk of wildfires spreading to settlements, energy facilities, power towers and areas of wildfires getting larger due to the forecast of high winds in Novosibirsk Region and Altai Territory due to winds of up to 16-20 m/s, in Buryatia and Transbaikalian Territory due to wind of up to 14-16 m/s, Amur Region and Jewish Autonomous Region, Khabarovsk and Maritime Territories due to wind of up to 10-15 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), Krasnodar Territory (mountainous areas of Sochi) and Kamchatka Territory (Ust-Bolsheretsk, Yelizovo, Bystrinsky, Sobolevo, Milkovo, Ust-Kamchatsk Districts and Vilyuchinsky, Kozelsky and Koryaksky volcanoes).

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