The forecast of possible emergencies on 5 May 2018 is determined by 7 cyclones, 4 anticyclones and the effect of atmospheric fronts.
There might be disruptions in normal functioning of the society, operation of transport, energy supply, communication and housing utilities
In Siberian Federal District:
In the Altai Republic, Buryatia, Transbaikalian Territory, Altai Territory and Kemerovo Region – heavy rains, winds gusting up to 20-25 m/s.
Bad weather causes risks of broken power and communication lines, disruptions in normal functioning of the society, the operation of all kinds of transport in Khakassia, Omsk Region, Novosibirsk Region and Orenburg Region. Wind gusting up to 23 m/s and rains are expected.
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 Southern and North Caucasian Federal Districts, Buryatia, Transbaikalian and Khabarovsk Territories, Amur and Irkutsk Regions.
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).
The information is based on the data provided by the Antistikhia Center and The Russian Weather Service.