Because of reduced visibility caused by dense fog and smog in the city of Urumqi, the capital of the autonomous region of Xinjiang Yugur in northwest China, was suspended the activities of the international airport. Denied boarding 25 aircraft arriving from Beijing Airport, Dalian and Chengdu. As a result, the pilots had to make a forced landing at the airports of the neighboring towns.
62 flights, which were to leave the airport in Urumqi, had not been allowed to take off on schedule, they canceled due to fog and low visibility is dangerous. Fog and smog brought confusion to traffic in Jilin and Jiangxi.
In the south of China is also a problem with the air and ground movement due to fog. Visibility dropped to below one thousand meters to the south-west of the province of Hubei, southern Anhui, Jiangsu to the west and Fujian provinces Zhetszyan. Difficult weather conditions were observed in the central and southern parts of Hunan province in south-west Guchzhou in northern Guangdong.
In some areas even had to announce the "blue" code of danger due to the fog. All residents advised to be attentive to the deterioration of air quality, and the drivers to be more vigilant on the roads and not to exceed the speed limit.