Yakutia 24 TV channel: All areas of the republic are preparing for the spring flood.
Republic Safe Ensuring Agency is preparing for the flood in areas prone to flooding. The formation of ice jams is expected in the Namsky, Ust-Aldan, Verkhnekolymsky and Srednekolymsky regions.
177 hydrological posts have been established to monitor the situation on the rivers of Yakutia. In case of evacuation of the population, the Ministry of Emergencies prepared 10 aircraft and a Mi-8 helicopter.
According to the Department of Hydrometeorology and Environmental Monitoring, the burst of rivers is expected in the first and second decade of May in the Lena, Aldan, and Vilyui rivers.