the Lack of precipitation in early summer brought the threat of drought in the South of Krasnodar Krai, which is considered the favorite resort of the Russians. On Tuesday, July 7, reported on the website of the administration of Gelendzhik city.

according to the report, this year has been one of the driest in the history of the region — the long rains had been away for about six months, while in summer the temperature continues to rise, reaching a record 40 degrees.

the Situation has led to the fact that the region began to dry out bodies of water, including its main water artery — Kuban river. In Anapa has completely dried up favorite with tourists cypress lake Sukko — order trees are not killed, they have to pour a fire engine.

because of the acute water shortage that occurred in the region, the city of Yeisk and Novorossiysk, as well as the village Otradnaya, Saratov, Sochi, Rayevskaya, and Natuhaevskaya settlement of the black sea passed into the water supply on schedule.

“we [in Noumea ] because of the heat, which (…) will only increase, stopped 18 of 35 wells Divnomorskoe water intake. To a critical level fell, the water level in the Church lake, shallow the shore was covered with vegetation,” notes on the website of the city administration.

the Authorities of the resort asked the local residents and tourists to take into account the water scarcity during the summer season to spend it carefully.

Earlier, forecasters reported the threat of the tornado formation on the black sea coast. According to them, the risk of formation of craters large near large ravines villages Loo, Yakornaya Shchel, Magri, some districts of greater Sochi and Tuapse.