MOE urged the capital’s residents to use caution during the storm, which is coming to town. This was told in the press service of the main Directorate of the Ministry in Moscow.

From 18:30 on 4 may to 09:00 on 5 may places in the city of Moscow is expected thunderstorm with rain, with thunderstorm wind gusts of 12-17 meters per second, — said in the MOE.

The people who are driving, is advised not to develop a high speed and keep your distance. Flashes of lightning can lead to accidents.

In addition, citizens are encouraged to avoid swimming in ponds, not swimming and not fishing. Also it is better to stay away from billboards, trees and rickety structures, Interfax reports.