High alert regime to be introduced in Yakutsk due to high water
Yakutia 24 TV channel: High alert regime will be introduced in the republic capital on May 10 due to an ice drift start on the Lena River near the city.
The management team, territorial governing bodies, as well as enterprises and life support organizations will be on round-the-clock duty during the period of the high-readiness regime,” the report says. According to the forecasts of meteorologists, an ice drift in Yakutsk region is expected in the coming weekend.
On May 8, the lower edge of the ice drift on the Lena River is observed in the Khangalassky district. On the “Tabaga – Yakutsk – Kangalassi” section, the daily rise in water level ranges from 26 to 41 centimeters.