Active snow cyclone came in Primorye on Thursday of the Sea of Japan, a day before struck the monthly rainfall and at night went to Sakhalin, told RIA Novosti on Friday Primgidrometa representative.
On Wednesday GUMCHS issued an emergency report that on February 7 on the coast of the region is expected snowfall, accompanied by strong wind gusts that can reach 23 meters per second in some areas — up to 30 meters. Due to storms and gale force winds were temporarily halted the movement of intercity buses on the road "Vladivostok-Nakhodka" and interrupted passenger service marine boats and ferries to suburban islands and coves. Emergency services and energy are brought into high alert.
"The greatest impact of the cyclone had on Olginsky area where received more than the monthly norm. Dalnegorsk and Kavalerovskii In areas fell two-thirds of the monthly norm. Vladivostok during the cyclone — a quarter of the monthly norm," — said the official.
According to him, on Friday night the cyclone ceased to influence the weather and went to the Maritime Sakhalin. In the area of its influence as the Southern Kuriles and get the Japanese island of Hokkaido.