Moscow will allocate almost 600 million roubles on the system of storm warnings

© RIA Novosti / Maxim to Aminopherase in fotobounce Moscow. Archival photoMoscow will allocate almost 600 million roubles on the system of storm warnings© RIA Novosti / Maxim to Aminopherase the image Bank

The city authorities will allocate to institutions of Roshydromet in 2018-2020, more than 574 million rubles for the creation of a system of storm warnings, according to the copy of the document available to the RIA Novosti.

«The city authorities will allocate in 2018-2020 institutions of Roshydromet more than 574 million for the establishment of a system of weather observations in 120 cell towers all along the ring roads of Moscow and Moscow region, starting with the Moscow big ring,» from the roadmap for the development of a monitoring system, warning of dangerous and unfavorable weather events.

As noted in the document, approved by the Deputy mayor of Moscow Pyotr Biryukov, so be conscious of the warning system for dangerous weather phenomena.

«Will also be installed 43 new automatic weather stations, introduced information processing system, created user-friendly formats of providing information to users», – is specified in the roadmap.

A barrage, comparable in impact with the tornado in late may of 2017 was held in the Moscow region, leading to significant damage and casualties. According to updated information of the RF IC, 16 people were killed, including five in the field, injured about 200. In the suburbs was also partially de-energized 15 settlements, more than 4 thousand trees felled by wind gusts.