07 July 2016, Thursday, 13:37

Forecasters have warned of emergency fire hazard in Bashkortostan


UFA, 7 July 2016. /Bashinform News Agency, Gulfiya Akulova/. As reported by the Republican Hydrometeorology and Environmental Monitoring Department, due to the lack of rainfall and establishment of hot weather, there is a high level of fire risk in some south-western regions of Bashkortostan.

In Meleuz region a fire hazard reaches 5th emergency class. Forecasters remind local people to follow the rules of stay in the forests, in gardens and farmlands. It is extremely dangerous to make campfires and burn debris in such weather.

In the next few days the weather in the republic will be dry with temperatures reaching 30-32 degrees Celsius.