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In the Amur Region, precipitation exceeded the ten-day norm, the maximum amount fell in Shimanovsky, Mazanovsky, Selemdzhinsky and Magdagachinsky districts.

Due to the rise in the water level in the Tom River, flooding of roads and low-lying areas is possible. For preventive purposes, from Blagoveshchensk to the city of Belogorsk, an airmobile group of the Main Directorate of the EMERCOM of Russia for the Amur Region arrived, consisting of 50 people and 9 pieces of equipment. The group included firefighters of a specialized fire and rescue unit, rescuers of a search and rescue squad of the Main Directorate of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Russia in the Amur Region and state inspectors of the GIMS. The group is equipped with cross-country vehicles, watercraft and the necessary equipment to provide assistance to the population in the event of a deterioration in the situation. An unmanned aerial system will be used to monitor the flood situation.

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