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The mayor of Sochi Anatoly Pakhomov announced that the city’s operational services are preparing for the next strong rain in the night from 25 for October 26, reports TASS.
“Again promised rain, so our rescuers will come to 18:00 and will be on the watch. They will monitor the river and to prevent people find themselves in a difficult situation,” — said Pakhomov.
EMERCOM the Krasnodar territory has distributed emergency warning for local residents about the strong wind, thunderstorms and hail in the region on 25 and 26 October, the Agency said.
In connection with the flooding in Sochi has been declared a state of emergency.
In the city disrupted traffic. Motorists complain of traffic collapse on the roads and fear that gas stations run out of gas. In Lazarevskiy district, the flood destroyed part of the highway Dzhubga — Sochi, which had destroyed 20 meters of the roadway on the approach to the bridge over the river Makopse.
Torrential rains in the Krasnodar region from October 24. Because of the powerful cyclone happened flooding over a thousand residential homes in Tuapse, Apsheron regions of Kuban, as well as in the settlements of the urban district of Sochi.Also halted rail traffic on the section Tuapse — Krivenkovskoe.
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