In the Amur region is approaching cyclone

© RIA Novosti / Svetlana Microvesicle. Archival photoIn the Amur region is approaching cyclone© RIA Novosti / Svetlana Mayorova

Rescuers warn about the approach in the Amur region of the cyclone, August 4 will bring to the region showers and thunderstorms, which could increase the water level in the rivers, reports the regional Directorate of the emergency situations Ministry.

«According to the forecast of the Amur centre of hydrometeorological service, passing through the territory of the Amur region southwest of the cyclone 4 through August 8 heavy rains, showers and thunderstorms, and strong wind of up to 12-17 meters per second. Deteriorating weather conditions can trigger the occurrence of socially significant incidents and emergencies at the municipal level», — stated in the message.

According to rescuers, heavy rains, and rains can cause high water levels on the small rivers. Local authorities need to monitor hydrological situation.