Sakhalin Shipping Company (SASCO) suspends Friday ferry traffic between the mainland and Sakhalin because of the storm in the Tatar Strait, told RIA Novosti the company.
On Friday, the cyclone of the Sea of Japan went to the three regions of the Far East. Worsening weather, snow, blizzard expected in Primorsky and Khabarovsk, Sakhalin Oblast.
"At present, all three cargo ferry SASCO go from port to port Kholmsk Busan. Upon arrival at the port of crossing work will be suspended due to the weather conditions expected to deteriorate due to the cyclone approaches," — said the source.
He said that according to preliminary data, the crossing will be closed until Sunday.