Downpour, which hit the Pskov around 18:00 and lasted nearly two hours, literally flooded the city and paralyzed traffic on major highways. As the correspondent of the Pskov Information Agency, at the October and Riga prospectus, as well as the Jubilee Street due to heavy rain formed puddles and cars and buses were moving with such a slow rate that a traffic jam on October Square and Victory Square.
According to witnesses, literally rose Rosa Luxemburg Street. The water level on the road was so high that it went under water curbs that separate the roadway from the curb. Because of poor visibility car stopped to move. Some of them glohli when moisture gets into the engines.
Earlier it was reported that at the end of the working day in the Pskov region thunder storm, accompanied by strong winds and heavy rainfall. This EMERCOM Russia warned Roshydromet and Centre "Antistikhia."