Enduring heat has not let go of the Urals. Today in Yekaterinburg, 33, and 31 in Chelyabinsk. Scorching and merciless sun in the Urals this summer does not spare anyone. Such anomalous August, few remember. Salvation from the heat, people are looking for in urban fountains. Those who cool down did not, has to rescue resuscitation.
Overworked in the sun - the diagnosis of myocardial infarction. A typical scenario regardless of age. 21-year-old and 23-year-old was admitted with a diagnosis of myocardial infarction. Occurred thickening of the blood and they had blood clots in the coronary vessels. Work in the sun, naked head, drinking water in insufficient quantities - these are the first steps in the hospital. Prolonged heat hard to tolerate, and animals. Cows refuse to eat, even from concentrate, and it is to them as sweetness. The result - falling yields.
Chelyabinsk farmers are already prepared for losses. Because of the heat below 35 degrees, the grain does not ripen. Hectare will be able to collect no more than 8 quintals. This is 3 times less than in 2015. And potatoes will be a problem. The drought potatoes small roots. The rain of the last hope, but forecasters reported that the heat will last at least a week. During this time the water level in rivers and reservoirs will fall even more. Because of the heat in Ekaterinburg Iset shoaled in some areas by a third. The traffic police recommends to refrain from trips behind the wheel. Heat is the cause of a high accident rate.
Escape from the heat found the residents of Chelyabinsk. In the city center they built a snow slide. It was unfounded in the evening, but managed to freshen up many.
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