In the Taganrog Bay increased water level

© RIA Novosti / Boris to Babanovac in photomontage in the sea of Azov. Archival photoIn the Taganrog Bay increased water level© RIA Novosti / Boris to Babanovac the image Bank

The water level gradually began to rise in the don river and Taganrog Bay of the Azov sea, which improved the situation of shipping in the area, told RIA Novosti source familiar with the situation.

Problems with navigation in the water area occurred over the weekend. Because of the strong North-Eastern wind wind water level at the mouth of the don declined to «pass precipitation» 241 centimetres from the average 3.7 meters. In this regard, in the beginning of the week the area accumulated about 60 ships waiting to lift water.

«Now the wind subsides, the water slowly goes into loading… the Movement is starting to recover,» — said the Agency interlocutor. He said that now «checkpoint sludge» is 2.7 meters. 45 courts still expect further rise of the water level, five are currently in motion.

Significant cold at 10-12 degrees with North-East wind the wind came to the South of Russia at the weekend. The wind in the Rostov region, according to weather forecasters, was up to 18-20 meters per second. The regional emergencies Ministry announced an emergency warning windshield squeegee water into the mouth of the don.