Special assessments of Coastal District Fire and Rescue stations ended today (Sunday) ahead of a storm "Carmel" It is expected to arrive tomorrow starting in the morning, accompanied by lightning, thunder, hail and large amounts of precipitation, along with strong winds of 50 to 70 km."Q, and significant flooding in the pristine places in the coastal cities.
This morning, the district commander conducted operational readiness arrangements for the district stations and approved the readiness and readiness of the fighters, with an emphasis on equipment and means of rescue from water, such as lifeboats, vehicles. "Tetra" High offense holders, suits and more. In addition, a discount on the holding of field trips for the planning of roadblocks, initiated for vehicles and closure of parking lots in places prone to flooding, and strengthening"P with forces of friends from the local authorities, the Israel Police and the volunteer units in the district.
The district commander, Tafser Hezi Levy, said: " In view of the stormy weather the public is asked to refrain from unnecessary travel, as well as not to stay in streams and areas that may be flooded, and to obey the instructions of the emergency bodies. "
Fire and rescue instructions to Israel for the “Carmel” storm:
- In case of flooding one should avoid descending to parking lots or levels and elevators underground.
- Do not cross flooded roads.
Do not approach or cross flowing waterways or streams.
Safe heating means such as an air conditioner or radiator should be used.
In any emergency call 102 for firefighters.