The level of the Amur near Khabarovsk growing rapidly

risk of recurrence of the devastating floods in the summer of 2013 has done a lot of trouble in the Far East is not excluded.Cupid level slightly higher than the norm today.Much depends on the summer rains.Russian Emergency Ministry employees are doing everything necessary to disaster is not repeated.

game nature

Cupid translated from the local Tungus languages ​​means "Black Dragon River".Legend has it that he lived there a black snake, who was the personification of kindness.He defeated a white dragon (evil).He turned the boat fishermen did not give a good catch.Whatever it was, but apparently the villain from time to time makes itself felt today, in his own way "muddying the waters".

level Amur near Khabarovsk generally unstable.Oscillations are between 10-15 meters in the beginning and middle of the river, at the mouth - up to 6-8 meters.

Water, water everywhere

It is known that without water there is no life.But when her very much, she is a threat to humanity.

August 2013th year.Torrential rains, marching incessantly, led to unprecedented the flood of the mighty river.In the Jewish and Amur regions, the Khabarovsk Territory were in the water 185 towns and villages.More than 9,000 houses and 13,000 homestead land and four thousand. Cottages.Plus 374 building of the social sphere.

Underwater hid 611 km of roads and 600 thousand hectares of fields Eared crops.Sailing on the passengers on the ships were stopped.

level Amur near Khabarovsk was that the streets could not move or walk or transport.The same situation was in Blagoveshchensk, Komsomolsk-on-Amur and other cities.

Levoberezhnye islands also covered themselves with water.He suffered domestic and farm animals.And even the wild animals swam the river.Otherwise, it can not be saved.

That did not happen 120 years

If the Amur River near Khabarovsk, for example, August 18 2013th was above the absolute maximum in 1913 to 642 cm, then a week later became 736 cm.

MES rescuers and volunteerserected dikes and other defenses.But is a powerful flow will keep!Especially since the water comes just rapidly.September 4, 2013 rose to 808 cm. The city has been steadily leaving the water.This flood happened here 120 years!Only 5 September element began to retreat.

And how do you water level of 912 cm?Such was the September 12, 2013, near Komsomolsk.And this despite the fact that the index is considered to be unfavorable to 600 cm, and dangerous - 650 cm. It is clear why the people were in a panic.In the area of ​​flooding it has turned out more than 820 homes with 10 thousand inhabitants.

September 13 slept a little water, but not for long.Stubborn Cupid's father continued to be capricious.Its waters are like frozen for several days at around 908 cm. Then the curve indexes crept up again.People began to evacuate, because the flooded areas, finished a fast food and drinking water.

So Svechin village in the Khabarovsk Territory became an island.Roads washed out, the movement is only possible by boat.And if in the near Komsomolsk-on-Amur, for example, about 3 thousand people went to the centers of temporary residence (in a sanatorium, military camps or dormitories), here, many refused it.Almost every farm - pigs, chickens, cows.They can not take with them, and to cut off not leave.

no choice was not among those whose homes were completely destroyed.In the Amur region, for example, these people counted 6000.A

forecasts meteorologists continued to be disappointing.They also expected the storm.And then may collapse even stronger defenses.

the aid of local experts and builders of the Russian Emergencies Ministry rescuers arrived from Moscow, Chita, Novosibirsk, Kamchatka, Primorye, Magadan.

level increases rapidly last year

Residents of the Far East and particularly in Khabarovsk, Komsomolsk-on-Amur worried now.Anxiously listening to-date information about the hydrological water level in the Amur today.Because it can grow at 5, 7 and even 10 cm per day, as was one year ago.

So, June 23, 2015 has caused fears of Komsomolsk-on-Amur.The water level was 200-250 cm. What happens next?For comparison, the level of the Amur near Khabarovsk Now comes two times faster than in 2013.Although experts and calm.Like, the previous large-scale disaster will not happen again.

According to hydrologists, the current level of the Amur River near Khabarovsk today will still go up to the end of July.It is expected that by the time it reaches the level of 280-300 cm - and this is close to normal.

Maybe it cost?

But man, as they say, proposes and God disposes.If more and torrential rains will pour non-stop, succumb to the heat cyclones, then just expect trouble.

must not forget that from November 2014 to March 2015 for the Khabarovsk Territory walked as much as 9 cyclones.A past winter has been, among other things, according to meteorologists, the most snow - since 1953.In some areas (for example, Sovetskaya Gavan, Nicholas) of snow piled 200-300% annual rate!

But experts say that the level of the Amur River near Khabarovsk's not dangerous.After all, the reservoirs are accumulated discharges.And the rise of water in the Amur does not rise to critical levels.