Roshydromet has compiled a list of cities at risk of flooding

In particular, the list of settlements where possible, such as flooding, are: the town of Tikhvin, Tosno, Luban (Leningrad oblast); the city of Velikiy Novgorod (Novgorod region); Moscow and the settlements located in the basin of the Vyatka river in the Kirov region; the settlements on the river Northern Dvina in the formation of jams of ice. the Archangel, Krasavino, S. Kholmogory, D. Telegono, S. Emeck, S. Kuzomen ‘(Arkhangelsk oblast), Naryan-Mar, s. Ust ‘ -Kozhva, C. Erminy (Nenets Autonomous Okrug).

Photo: Vladimir Anosov/WP due to the abnormally warm weather in the South started the fire season

Possible flooding of low coastal areas of the cities of Sterlitamak, Ufa and Birsk, as well as flooding of settlements located in flood plains and mountain rivers (Republic of Bashkortostan); flooding of coastal settlements, suburban areas and commercial facilities on the rivers Ob river near the village of Ust ‘-Charyshskaya Pristan’, Barnaul, Kamen-na-Obi, CAPSA – S. Krasnogorskoye, Charysh S. Beloglazova and TSW. Charysh, Aley – p Old-Aleyskaya and Rubtsovsk, Chumysh – S. El’tsovka, Burla – p Khabary (Altayskiy Kray). There is also the danger of flooding in the city of Novokuznetsk, SMT. Krapivino Kemerovo, chill-sous – Myski, R. condom – village. Between kuzedeyevo, Kiya from the city of Mariinsk (Kemerovo region); Novosibirsk, Russia (dachas), Bucks – S. Pihtovka, Karasuk – S. Chornivka (Novosibirsk oblast);

for More detailed information on all places of possible flooding can be found on the website of Roshydromet.

According to the Roshydromet, the average for the winter of 2019/2020 years, the air temperatures were significantly above normal in almost the whole territory of Russia – an average of 3-7 degrees. Moreover, in January in the European part of Russia, it was 7-10 degrees warmer nórma, on the Asian side – to 7-12 degrees.

because Of the warm weather towards the end of the first decade of March has already broken out of the ice in the upper reaches of the Volga, lower Volga, Oka, don, Upper Dnieper, Western Dvina and their tributaries. On some rivers in the Asian part of the country (the Ob, Irtysh, Tobol), this process will begin in early April. Most of the rivers of Russia the maximum flood this year is expected close to normal or below long-term average.