On the southern Kurils powerful cyclone hit

On the southern Kurils today struck a powerful cyclone. Wave height in coastal waters up to 9 meters, transmits radio "Vesti FM".

Cyclone from Japan captured Iturup of about 6000 people and the uninhabited islands to the north of the island. Wind speed there is 20 meters per second. For all localities Iturup transferred storm warning.

In the course of the day the cyclone to pass along the Kuril Islands. In the north of the Sea of Japan, in the Tatar Strait, which separates Sakhalin from the Russian mainland, wave heights up to 6 meters. Closed because of the storm ferry Vanino-Kholmsk.

Source: www.vesti.ru

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