A number of regions Russiaincluding Krasnodar, Primorsky, Khabarovsk Territory and the republics of the North Caucasus, expect heavy rainfall in the coming days. About this TASS declared scientific director of the Hydrometeorological Center of Russia Roman Vilfand.
According to him, the south of Russia is waiting for thunderstorms and squally wind “due to the passage of frontal sections and great instability.”
“From September 22 to 24 in the Krasnodar Territory, including Sochi, there will be heavy rains, including showers, thunderstorms, hail, squally winds up to 20-22 m/s. In the Stavropol Territory and the North Caucasian republics, a similar situation occurs on the 22nd and 23rd. Can fall out more than 50mm [осадков]”, the forecaster warned.
He also noted that in the Krasnodar Territory, rivers are expected to rise and there is an increased risk of mudflows against the background of heavy rains. Heavy rains until the end of the week are also waiting for residents of the Saratov and Yaroslavl regions, Primorsky and Khabarovsk Territories and Sakhalin.
Earlier, weather forecasters spoke about the arrival of Indian summer in Moscow and the Moscow region on the 20th of September. At the same time, they warned about frosts in the Novgorod and Saratov regions. There, nighttime temperatures can drop to minus 2 degrees.