Heavy snow and snow with winds up to 27 meters per second are expected on Friday 7 December in the southern and central areas of the Sakhalin region, reported regional EMERCOM.
As noted Sahgidrometeotsentr looming on Sakhalin second week there was a cyclone in the Yellow Sea. Day of December 6, he moved to the center of the Sea of Japan, and then closer to the south of Sakhalin.
According to meteorologists, the visibility will not exceed 500 meters, the wind speed will be 22-27 meters per second. In the zone of the cyclone will get several districts and the city of Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk.
MOE announced early warnings.
"Residents of these areas should be restricted from traveling outside settlements for the duration of warning. Tour group, located on the routes, as well as hunters and fishermen should wait out the bad weather in the settlements. Citizens are advised to check to see if the house needed supply of food, drinking water, medicines for chronic patients. should also take care of additional sources of lighting, "- said the rescuers.
Administration Yuzhno asks residents not to leave their cars at the side of the road and bus stops so as not to complicate the traffic situation and not interfere with the operational work snowplows.
Previous cyclone came to the South Island on Wednesday night. Dropped to 136% of the monthly rainfall. Ferry did not work in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk airport were detained on arrival and departure of more than a dozen flights. Cyclone broke energy settlements in the southern and central parts of the island.