Forecasters warn of rising water levels in reservoirs of Ukraine

In rivers and reservoirs of Ukraine 31 March – 2 April due to rainfall and snowmelt is expected to increase the water level. About it reported in Public service on emergency situations, citing data from the meteorology center.

Thus, the increase in water level is expected:

in the lower reaches of the river Borzhava – 2.0 to 2.5 m, with access of water to the floodplain, partial flooding of farmland of a number of riverine villages, local roads;

– on the site of the Tisza V. Bychkov Forks in the lower reaches of Uzh and Latoritsa 1.5-2.0 m, with the water outlet on the floodplain;

the pools Xiang rivers, Dniester (Lviv, Ivano-Frankivsk region), in the upper and middle reaches of the rivers of Transcarpathia 0.5-1.5 m;

– the basins of the rivers Pripyat, Western bug (Lviv, Volyn region) of 0.2-0.7 m, the water outlet on the floodplain, the possible achievement marks the initial flooding of individual commercial structures (ratnivs’kyi district, Volyn region)

In addition, the formation of significant local runoff from additional flooding and landslides waterlogged soil.

31 March – 5 April on the river Danube near Vilkovo (Odessa region) due to the passage of the wave spring flood and wind is expected to remain at dangerous levels of water in the range of 160-170 cm (155 cm flooding reduced unpopulated areas of the city).

3 – April 5, is expected to further increase in water levels with achievement of dangerous marks 535 cm above the zero, which starts flooding of berths № 1-5 of Reni sea trade port.

We will remind, on Saturday, March 24, in Kiev came of meteorological spring.