Rescuers on water bodies switched to enhanced mode because of the heat in Moscow
Employees of gku “Moscow city search and rescue service on water objects” (MHPSS) switched to enhanced mode because of the hot weather. About this Agency city news “Moscow” have informed in a press-service of the Department for civil defence, emergency situations and fire security of the capital.
“In a particularly hot period, August 2-3, Moscow city search and rescue service on water objects is translated to the strengthened mode, in which every day on duty will be in the 100-110 lifeguards and up to 150 vessels,” – said the Agency interlocutor.
The press service noted that this year security attracted additional fire rescue and emergency rescue units. In particularly hot weather – when the temperature of air plus of 25 degrees and above – fire and rescue calculations are sent to recreation areas. In the heat of the water bodies sent 39 calculation of total number of 200 people.
Thursday, August 2, Metropolitan emergency management issued an emergency warning about the heat to 32 degrees. According to the forecast of the hydrometeorological center, on August 3, the air temperature in Moscow will reach 28-30 degrees.
According to the materials: mskagency.ru