Rus News Journal

In the Chelyabinsk area the present bitter cold

Juzhnouraltsy freeze some days and it is necessary to suffer still at least till January, 22nd. Then will begin teplet. Today and till Sunday according to the Chelyabinsk hydrometeorological centre air temperature - 20 - 25 ° is expected; With, in the lowered parts of a relief to - 28 - 33 ° With, in the afternoon to - 14 - 19 ° S

Today, on January, 19th, one of the main orthodox feasts — epiphany Is Lord`s. And thousand juzhnouraltsev want to plunge in kreshchenskie fonts. For security of people on many reservoirs fasts on duty are organised.

Poiskovo - the life-saving service of the Chelyabinsk area reminds bathing rules in an ice-hole :

— Before immersing in iordan it is not necessary to drink alcohol drops, alcohol only will help fast overcooling and will give superfluous loading on heart.

— It is not necessary to float more than one and a half minutes and to dive with a head;

— Right after ablutions, be pounded by a terry towel and hasten in a warm premise where it is possible to drink hot to tea.

— It is impossible to be on ice at the big congestion of people.

— Categorically it is forbidden to call in on ice on the car!

— it is necessary to bathe in specially equipped ice-holes at coast, it is desirable near to life-saving stations, under supervision of rescuers.