12.02.11.Nochyu February 12 and the morning of strong winds left without power for about 4 thousand inhabitants of the Guard and Pravdinsky areas. This was on Saturday, told the "New Kaliningrada.Ru" a spokesman of "Yantarenergo" Alexander Gmyrin.
Shutdown occurred at 3:00 and at 6:00. Only about 40 were de-energized transformer substations. Currently, most of the problems are eliminated, however, as of 11:30, without light are still about 1.5 thousand people. So far off 25 transformer substations.
According Gmyrina, talking about the time of the removal of all faults is difficult because the exact cause is unknown. Now experts are looking for places cliffs grids.
As reported on Saturday, told the "New Kaliningrada.Ru" in the regional emergencies department, the Kaliningrad region wind gusts of 19-25 m / s stopped in the afternoon on February 12 expected to west, north wind of 5-10 m / s, gusts of 12-17 m / s.