Russia: The Black Sea coast may be covered by the first-ever tropical typhoon

There is an active cyclone in the Krasnodar region. It is now passing the stage of its maximum development, and is also expanding across the territory. Alexander Kolesnik, deputy head of the territorial center for monitoring and forecasting of emergency situations of natural and man-made character of the Ministry of Civil Defense, Emergencies and Regional Security of the Krasnodar region, told about it.

He added that the cyclone will move towards the continental part of the region. This may lead to an increase in the frequency of precipitation, and as a consequence, the rise of water levels in rivers and flooding of territories.

A storm warning is in effect until August 14 due to the likelihood of tornadoes forming over the sea.

“The last case – a tornado on the beach near Shirokaya Balka – proved that August is the most tornado-hazardous period. Then, fortunately, there were no casualties, but the beach equipment was damaged, “- said Alexander Kolesnik.

He also added that information about a tropical typhoon has not yet been confirmed.

“The fact of the cyclone is present. It will increase in area, passing its maximum stage of development. There is a storm warning in this direction in the region, there is a continuous consultation of municipal rescue services. The situation is under round-the-clock control “- said the deputy head of the territorial center for monitoring and forecasting of emergency situations of natural and man-made character of the Ministry of Civil Defense, Emergencies and Regional Security of Krasnodar Territory

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