VLADIVOSTOK, September 11 (Itar-Tass) - The water level on Amur River near Komsomolsk-on-Amur exceeded nine metres. The water level went up five centimetres to reach 902 centimetres over the past day, the press service of the emergency situation department in Khabarovsk Territory told Itar-Tass on Wednesday.
According to the weather forecast, the water will keep flooding within a few days. The peak of the flood near the town of Yunost is expected on September 13-15, when the water will reach a level of 920-940 centimetres.
The construction of dams does not stop in the city. Emergency workers, who arrived from different Russian regions, including Moscow, Moscow Region, Novosibirsk, Chita, Primorsky Territory, Kamchatka and Magadan, are working in Komsomolsk-on-Amur.