Nikolaev flooded street after a powerful rainstorm, which started around 13:00. About it reports the local edition “N news”.
As noted, in particular, flooded the streets leading to the residential district Alluvium.
“On the street White huge puddle stretched more than 200 meters. Cars reduce speed to low, trying to drive as carefully as possible so as not to fill the engine. Because flooded and the sidewalk, passers-by go barefoot, with shoes off and roll up my pants,” – said in the publication.
On Butoma St., near veterans hospital, a lake formed, stretching for almost 300 metres.
“Depth in some places up to 1 meter. Some cars are hopelessly stuck in a pool — apparently, the water flooded electrical equipment”, – reported in a local publication.
Also flooded street of the General Karpenko in the area of the intersection with White. Reports of flooded streets are coming in from other areas of the city.
The inhabitant of Nikolaev Andrey Kravtsov on his page in Facebook said that due to the goals of stormwater drainage on the street Resort to the engine of his car had water hammer.
“Today on the street in the Resort, directly opposite the hospital, died a heroic death my car. This is called water hammer. In and so is not a small puddle, which today is very active show on social networks, the oncoming car overtook me on the hood of the water, the vehicle drove a few feet, stalled, and won’t start again”, – he wrote.
Recall that in weekend, July 28-29, for the greater part of Ukraine rain is expected with thunderstorms in places the day temperature will reach +32.
As reported on air of TV channel “112 Ukraine” the head of Department concerning emergency situations of the Kyiv city state administration Roman Tkachuk, on Wednesday in the capital had a three-month norm of precipitation. However, later this information was denied in ukrgidromettsentr.
In Kiev on Wednesday struck a powerful downpour, which was accompanied by thunderstorm and hail. The streets of the capital were flooded, as well as during the previous rains, the car literally sank in the water, which flows across the roadway. Note that the storm affected mainly the right-Bank part of the city.
Due to difficulties with the movement of traffic in the centre of the capital paralyzed traffic jam.
In addition, due to the difficult weather conditions on Wednesday partially collapsed overpass at the intersection of Cyril (ex-Frunze) and Teligi.
Informed about the rules of conduct during bad weather reminded the acting Minister of health Suprun.