19 January 2016, Tuesday, 16:57

Rescuers declared a storm warning in Bashkiria


UFA, 19 January 2016. /Bashinform News Agency, Arthur Basyrov/. In Bashkortostan rescuers declared a storm warning. The Main Directorate of EMERCOM RF in the region with reference to Bashkir Met Office reports that from January 19 to 20 it is expected increase of wind in the south of the republic.

Wind gusts will reach 20-25 m/s. There will be a blizzard, in some parts of roads — snow drifts. Rescuers warn that due to adverse weather conditions accidents, breakage of transmission lines, breakdown of poorly fortified structures, billboards and falling of trees are possible.