MOE: February 8, there may be avalanches in the mountains
According to the Transcarpathian Center for Hydrometeorology, during 2 to 5 of February in the highlands of Transcarpathia there was heavy snowfall, with blizzards.
The growth of the fresh snow during this period is 40-60 cm.Total snow depth is very uneven. A layer of the fresh snow is loosely attached to the old, dense snow cover. Snow cover, especially on steep (over 30 degrees) slopes is unstable. Heavy snowfall in the region ceased on February 6. As of February 7, the degree of avalanche hazard decreased. February 8, in the highlands of Transcarpathia there is a danger of artificial avalanche formation caused by people, even at a slight extra load.
Дмитро Тужанський: угорській громаді Закарпаття потрібні гарантії їхніх прав та увага української влади як до повноцінних громадян
8 December 2017 21:13