The operational forecast of possible emergency situations for February 22, 2021 on the territory of the Russian Federation is determined by the passage of 4 cyclones, 2 anticyclones and the atmospheric fronts.
Due to the adverse weather phenomena, the accidents including the disruption of life support systems, all modes of transport, power lines breakage are forecast:
in the Northwestern Federal District, in the Leningrad Region (heavy snow, sleet, ground surface icing) and in St. Petersburg (heavy snow);
in the Southern Federal District on the territory of the Krasnodar Territory, Volgograd and Rostov regions (adhesion of wet snow on wires and trees);
in the North Caucasian Federal District, in the Stavropol Territory (heavy precipitation in the form of rain and sleet, adhesion of wet snow, blizzard, wind gusts up to 15-20 m/s).
The landslides, landslips, subsidence of soil in the mountainous and foothill areas are forecast in the North Caucasian Federal and Southern Federal districts.
There is an avalanche danger in the mountainous regions of the Far Eastern Federal District (Sakhalin Region) the Siberian Federal District (Krasnoyarsk Territory, Republic of Altai, Republic of Khakassia, Tyva, Irkutsk and Kemerovo regions), the Southern Federal District (Republic of Adygea, Krasnodar Territory, Crimean Republic), the North Caucasian Federal District (Republic of Karachay-Cherkessia, Republic of Kabardino-Balkaria, Republic of North Ossetia-Alania, Republic of Dagestan).
The information was prepared based on the data of the Hydrometeorological Center of Russia and the All-Russian Research Institute of Civil Defence and Emergencies (FC).