In Buryatia announced a storm warning due to the threat of floods

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In Buryatia announced a storm warning. Rains, thunderstorms and hail. Wind speed will reach 20 meters per second, reports channel “MIR 24”.

On the rivers of South-West districts of the Republic in connection with the expected rainfall the possible rise in water levels in small rivers with the water outlet on the floodplain – the formation of mud flows, said the rescuers.

In the MOE advised local authorities to take preventive measures to prevent flooding. In management reminded that, according to the forecast, in the region expected heavy rains, strong winds during thunderstorms to 20 meters per second, and sometimes hail.

In Irkutsk region there is a regime of emergency because of floods. There the flood killed 20 people, 15 were missing. Appealed for medical aid 1962 people hospitalized 305 people. Now the water level in the rivers of the region began to decline.