August 9, 2013. Over the past day flooded regions on the map of Russia became even more. To distress the Far East, the Urals and the Volga added. In Bashkiria in the flood zone were more than 500 homes, hundreds of people were evacuated.
After heavy rains washed away the road, traffic at 11 sites completely blocked. In one district of Bashkortostan, where he immediately flooded 10 settlements, declared a state of emergency. The critical situation is in the Chelyabinsk region, where over the past day, according to forecasters, fell more than two months of normal rainfall.
In the disaster area were almost two thousand. Persons. Rains in the region continue. The number of flooded villages and farms is growing. The water left several sections of roads and road bridge. According to the latest Ministry of Emergency Situations, the water level in homes stood on two feet, and in the river nearly 2 Today, the military sent in the Chelyabinsk region transporters and floating pontoon bridge battalion.
But the most difficult situation is in the Far East, where the flood peak expected at any moment. Today, residents of the Khabarovsk Territory, Primorye, the Jewish Autonomous Region and the Amur Region warned of new showers and possible emergencies. Only in one area of flooding in Blagoveshchensk fall more than 20 thousand people.