The Russian Emergencies Ministry released an urgent warning about a rain, hail, thunderstorm and a strong wind soon in Moscow.
They refer to the Hydrometeorology and Environmental Monitoring Agency forecasters speaking about unfavourable weather conditions in the coming 1-2 hours. The wind is expected up to 12-17 meters per second, short rains with hail and thunderstorms.
The Emergencies Ministry warn that bad weather might cause traffic difficulties, incidents and jams, the damage of electric power lines and roofs of houses, trees felling with wind. Glazing of houses might be damaged as well, some objects might be damaged with lightnings’ strokes.
People are asked to be careful and to leave shelter without urgent necessity.