SSES: the Situation in Transcarpathia is stabilized

ГСЧС: Ситуация на Закарпатье стабилизировалась

Already pumped out more than 2.5 million cubic meters of water

In the upper reaches of the rivers latorytsa and Irshava, a decrease in water levels of up to 10 cm.

As of 08:00 Sunday, December 17, in the Transcarpathian region there is a decrease in water level, the press service of the SSES.

“The flood situation in the upper reaches of the rivers have stabilized and is declining water levels. According to forecasts of hydrometeorological center on December 17-18, is expected to peak water levels in the lower reaches of the rivers without catastrophic consequences,” reads the summary.

Furthermore, in the upper reaches of the rivers latorytsa and Irshava, a decrease in water levels of up to 10 cm.

The Ministry said that as a result of heavy precipitation on 15 and 16 December in Uzhgorod, Vynohradiv, Volovets, Irshava, Tyachiv, Khust areas remain flooded, 983 households, including 221 homes, 80 basement, 2 thousand 405 hectares of farmland, 8 road sections and partially damaged 2 bridge crossings of local importance.

In gschs assured that there were no casualties.

Rescuers have pumped out about 29 thousand cubic meters of water, and about 2.5 million cubic meters – division of water management.

As reported Корреспондент.netin Transcarpathia there is a strong flood. About the emergency situation warned Hungary and Slovakia, where is the flood wave.

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