At the airport in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, 13 flights were delayed or canceled due to a blizzard, the air harbor information service said.
“Airport services are working in an enhanced mode for the second day. The state of the runway allows receiving and releasing aircraft. But the factors affecting flight performance are still the same: low visibility and strong side wind,” the press service said. airport Khomutovo.
According to information from the airport’s online scoreboard, 13 flights were delayed or canceled, including to Moscow, Vladivostok, Khabarovsk. Arriving flights from these cities, as well as from Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, are delayed. Today’s flights to Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk from Komsomolsk-on-Amur and Sovetskaya Gavan, as well as intraregional flights (11 in total) have been canceled.
RecallFor the second day, the Sakhalin Region is experiencing a snow cyclone with a blizzard and a gale wind. Due to limited visibility, the formation of snow drifts in the south of the island, traffic on roads is closed, including the routes Troitskoye – Novotroitskoye, Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk – Sinegorsk, Novo-Aleksandrovsk – Sinegorsk, Listvennichnoye – Okhotskoye, Okhotskoye – Malkovo, Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk – Korsakov, Nevelsk – Tomari – Shakhtersk airport, Novoselovo – Krasnogorsk, North-West bypass of Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, it says in the official Telegram channel of the region’s governor Valery Limarenko.
By order of the Emergency Situations Commission, bus routes from Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk to 17 directions were canceled.
The second day the ferry crossing Vanino – Kholmsk was closed. All ferries are in the port of Vanino until weather conditions improve. The Sakhalin seaports of Korsakov and Kholmsk stopped working.