In the capital of Crimea during yesterday’s downpour fell 28 millimetres of rain – about half of the monthly norm of July. This was announced by Deputy head of the Crimean center of Hydrometeorology Veronica Shengeli.

Traditionally, July is on the Peninsula of one of the driest months. And the amount of precipitation ranges from 27 to 42 mm and in the foothills – from 49 to 55.

the Cause of yesterday’s shower was a cold atmospheric front, which sometimes caused a short, but heavy rains and thunderstorms. In Simferopol in many parts of the city the water flooded the carriageway of roads and some underground pedestrian crossings. This morning the staff of municipal institutions of the city started harvesting caused the rain of sand, stones and soil.