In Sochi the day formed several tornadoes, snow fell and fell and sat down

© RIA Novosti / Nina Sociability in fotobanka. Archival photoIn Sochi the day formed several tornadoes, snow fell and fell and sat down© RIA Novosti news Agency / Nina Sociability the image Bank

Over the past day over the Black sea near Sochi has formed several tornadoes in the mountains of Krasnaya Polyana, the first snow fell and fell, sat down, said rescue workers and administration staff.

Informed of EMERCOM of Russia in Krasnodar region reported that on Tuesday in Sochi the possible formation of tornadoes are expected showers and thunderstorms, a sharp rise of water level in rivers, mudslides. According to the Sochi city administration, all city services translated into enhanced mode.

«During the day over the Black sea in the waters of Sochi formed about a half dozen tornadoes. They were all at sea, on land no one came. In Krasnaya Polyana as the result of rain fell about three to six millimeters of rain, in Imeretinka — up to 18 millimeters. In General the situation is stable, the wounded and the dead no», — told RIA Novosti Deputy chief of management of Civil defence and protection of Sochi city administration Vladimir Kondratenko.

According to the press service of the southern regional search and rescue team (URPA) MES of Russia, during the last day rescuers several times assisted the residents and guests of Sochi.

«On Tuesday, employees of WCSO the emergencies Ministry and «Kuban-SPAS» evacuated 18 people in the village of Krasnaya Polyana, which could not get to town due to descended to the road floods. Medical care of all people was not required. The evening of the same day the staff of UCSO MOE went to the village of Moldovka to assist the local population — rescuers pumped water from the basements of private homes. None of the occupants was not injured and medical assistance is not needed,» — said the press service of the Ministry.

Adjustments bad weather has made the work of transportation at the resort. As stated by the Agency in the press service of «Basel Aero», on Tuesday, the Sochi international airport worked with the adjusted schedule.

«Due to heavy rain and gusty winds on arrival and departure was delayed a few flights. In this regard, the aircraft, EN route to Sochi from Ufa airlines «KrasAvia» and «Saratov airlines» has landed at the airport of Anapa. Flight of Aeroflot from Moscow (Sheremetyevo), Sochi, made a temporary landing at the airport Krasnodar. By 17.00 the weather in the area of Sochi airport returned to normal, all flights landing at alternate airfields, arrived at destination», — told RIA Novosti press-service of the company.

Currently the airport is operating normally, said the press service.

According to the administration of the city, in the mountains of Sochi, at an altitude of over two thousand meters, the day before the first snow fell.

«Snow in late August — a very rare occurrence for the Sochi mountains. The last 20 years, this certainly was not. The appearance of the first snow on the peaks of the resort — typical phenomena for September and October», — the press service of the municipality with reference to the representative of the Sochi branch of the Russian geographical society.

Warning for the formation of tornadoes over the sea in Sochi continues to operate in the environment. According to the regional Department of EMERCOM of Russia, during the day on August 30 and 31 over the Black sea in the area between the settlements of Magri and Exciting there is a risk of formation of tornadoes over the sea. Also on the territory of Krasnodar region are expected rains with thunderstorms, hail, squally wind increase, a sharp rise of water level in rivers, mudslides are possible, added to the Department.In Sochi the day formed several tornadoes, snow fell and fell and sat down© RIA Novosti, Integratiebeleid in potamocorbula dangerous weather