Rescuers in Sakhalin announced warning of avalanche danger in the nine districts of the region in a strong snowstorm, said regional GUMCHS.
Active cyclone approached the south of Sakhalin. Friday-Saturday in seven districts of the southern part of Sakhalin expected strong snowstorm with visibility less than 500 meters in winds of 25-30 meters per second. Snow depth reaches 7-19 millimeters in some places — up to 20 millimeters or more. Declared a storm warning.
"According to the forecast of the regional avalanche center FSBI" Sakhalin AHEM "avalanche Friday in nine districts of the Sakhalin region: Dolinsky, Makarov, Uglegorsk, Tomari, Korsakov, Kholmsk, Nevel, Aniva and Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk," — said in a statement.
It is particularly dangerous are the seven sections of the road and two railway section: at the entrance to the east side of the village of Lights (Aniva area) area near objects STRC "Sakhalin" (village Sanatorium, Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk), part of the road at the entrance to . Bulls (Dolinsky district) road East — Tumanovo (Makarov district) road section Tomari — Ilinskoe (Tomari district), the road Novosibirsk — Kholmsk — Nevelsk (Holm, Nevel areas), road Nevelsk — Shebunino (Nevel area), as well as territory Nevelsk. In addition, the particular danger is part of the railway East — Tumanovo, Mine — Novosibirsk (Holm, Nevel areas).