More than 10 flights delayed for several hours on Friday in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk airport because of severe storms, said the airline.
In particular, delayed flights to Oxy, Vladivostok, Khabarovsk, Yuzhno-Kurilsk. Flight Moscow — Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk got to the alternate in Khabarovsk.
"At present, the appearance in the terminal area is 300 meters away, the wind — gusts up to 17 meters per second. Due to adverse weather delayed some flights," — said in a statement.
Condition of the runway meets security. Snow removal equipment clears the area of an aerodrome and approach roads.
According Sahgidrometa, on Friday in the south of a strong storm with visibility less than 500 meters in winds of 20-25 meters per second. Declared a storm warning.
In connection with the passage of the snow storm in all schools in the urban districts canceled classes on Friday, the second shift at all levels.
According GUMCHS the Sakhalin region, because of the storm in the Tatar Strait is not working ferry Vanino (Khabarovsk Territory) — Kholmsk (Sakhalin Island). Currently ferries to wait out bad weather materikovskoy side.
Eighth February avalanche in Dolinsky, Tomari, Kholmsk, Nevelskogo Aniva areas and Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk.