Cyclone with the Yellow Sea on Monday went to Sakhalin, the region declared a storm warning, reports Sahgidrometeotsentr.
"Today (Monday) the center of the cyclone will cover the south of Sakhalin. Expected to moderate and heavy snow in places with a snowstorm. Temperature at night and during the day minus one to six degrees. New Year's Eve and Day on January 1 in the south are the snow, will increase the north-west wind , on the coast will be revenge blizzard, on the west coast of the strong snowstorm in winds of 25-30 meters per second, "- said the weather service.
According to forecasters, in the north of the blizzard will also begin on December 31. Expected heavy snow with wind of 25-30 meters per second. Temperature of minus five to ten degrees. Very bad weather will be here this night, in the afternoon the wind will be a little weaker, and the snow will be less.
Happy January 2 cyclone leaves the northern Kurils. On Sakhalin, install a normal winter weather. Sometimes be observed snow. Again become cold.
"Due to the bad weather disturbances in the work of transport, energy and other economic facilities. Citizens are advised not to leave the settlements at the time of the warning on fresh food products, medicines for chronic patients. Consideration should be given additional light source, charge the cell phone battery , to specify the location of their loved ones, "- said EMERCOM in the Sakhalin region.
The expected natural hazards brought to the heads of municipalities. The situation relating to the passage of the cyclone, is controlled by the duty shift of the Center for Crisis Management Emergency Situations in Sakhalin.