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the Ministry of Emergency Measures are warned ABT high avalanche danger in Murmansk area

by Moscow, 25 aching - News. High avalanche danger is expected in mounts of Murmansk area during the winter period 2010 - 2011, have informed on Thursday of News in a press - service of regional government of the Ministry of Emergency Measures.

" Under the forecast of the CTR of avalanche security " Apatite " danger of an avalanching will be enough high in this winter because in formation of a snow pall in mounts blizzards and thaw were observed. It has led to education of unstable snow layers, 29 avalanches have already descended from the beginning osenne - the winter period " - the interlocutor of agency has told.

It has reminded that on Friday, on November, 26th, in Kirovsk opening of a mountain-skiing season is planned.

" Driving under adverse weather conditions extremely dangerously as in Hibinah of avalanches of 70 percent descends from blizzards or right after them " - the representative of department has noted.

On the threshold of opening of a new season the Central administrative board of the Ministry of Emergency Measures of Russia on Murmansk area was converted 2 fans of extreme sports W the request to refrain from driving on not equipped and lavinoopasnyh slopes.

" If traces of a descent of an avalanche are visible to go for a drive in this place it is not recommended, and driving on snowmobiles in mounts on a broader scale is inadmissible " - have underlined in the regional Ministry of Emergency Measures.