Consequences dvuhnevnogo snowfall has experienced hundreds of thousands of the Nizhny Novgorod region. So far, no light left 4000 people. Had hard time and those who caught the snow cyclone on the road. M7 highway stood. Bus service between the regional center and nearby districts was interrupted GTRK "Nizhny Novgorod".
Entrances to Kstovo now virtually paralyzed. Inspector to the day before after a binge elements tried to stop truckers on the way to Nizhny Novgorod and in the city that they are not left on the track, but listen inspectors units. The day before was put under Kstovo reverse motion, but transportation is still a minimum speed. Truckers themselves, flying through the Nizhny Novgorod region, has already forgiven the celebration of the New Year with your family.
All the day before due to weather conditions Novgorod airport was closed: there was a clearing of the runway. Because of power failures at several stations with a delay of Moscow station came two passenger trains. Today, the railroad had to remember the past and to bring on line locomotives.
Anatoly Lesun, head of Gorky Railway, said: "Passenger traffic is restored. Introduction of diesel traction will normalize movement. Trains are on schedule."
But most of all because of the weather hit southern parts of the region. 100,000 people on the eve woke in darkness. Iced wires do not bear the load, the situation worsened and the strong wind brought down trees on power.
Alex Shikanov, Head EMERCOM Russia's Nizhny Novgorod region, said: "Work is the right pace. At the time of disabling 241 town was without power. At 16.00 mount the base of customers."
In the regional emergencies department the second day running operations staff, which in the on-line monitoring the situation in the region. Although the dynamics of eliminating accidents is improving exponentially, without light are still 4,000 people in the region. Valery Ulyanov, head of the operational headquarters EMERCOM in the Nizhny Novgorod region, said: "They work about 92 vosstanovatelnyh emergency crews. Should be noted that since the beginning of the work of the emergency situation actively involved and municipalities."
In one large cap stood before the entire region. In the morning interrupted bus service from the regional center in Lyskovsky and Bolshemurashkinsky areas. Of the flights on that bus station did not return 40 buses. Managers only have time to consider "loss".
Road builders have not yet given projections as long Nizhny Novgorod will be on the "state of siege" position. At the same time, disappointing forecasts give forecasters. Complete cessation of rainfall is expected only to the environment.
Weather creates demand. In the summer the most popular goods are fans and air conditioners, that with the advent of winter and heavy snow shovels become very popular. Wield them more appealing to the public management of Nizhny Novgorod, because as dedicated to the city of more than 370 units of snowplows can not cope with snow rubble