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06.07.2016, 19:29 News / Astana: The Heart of The Country!
Over 35 Thousand Cubic Meters of Water Have Been Pumped Out in the Capital

Heavy rain with thunderstorms was today in Astana. Within 25 minutes 8 mm of precipitation was observed (at a monthly rate of 49 mm). Utilities services of the city have been pumping out water from the roads and streets of the capital in intensified mode.

In general, water pumping has involved about 90 units of specialized machinery and two mobile pumping stations. Following the results of the work, over 35 thousand cubic meters of water have been pumped out. At the same time, about 17 thousand cubic meters of water have been emergently pumped out within two hours. Utilities services are still operating under the intensified mode.

As reported by weather forecasters, tomorrow, on July 7, the weather will be without any precipitation. During the day the air will warm up to +27°C, at night the temperature will drop to +16°C.

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