Of Sochi from-for a strong wind diverted nine flights

Из Сочи из-за сильного ветра перенаправили девять авиарейсов

Nine flights being redirected to alternate airports of Sochi from-for a strong wind, told RIA Novosti on Saturday, a source in emergency services of the region.

On Saturday in Sochi was declared a storm warning due to the bad weather: heavy snowfalls in the mountains, sticking of wet snow, hurricane winds and storms. Authorities report that early this morning the wind gusts reached 30 meters per second.

“The airport of Sochi (Adler) due to the tail wind speed of 20 meters per second (storm on the Beaufort scale) were detained and rerouted to alternate airports, nine flights,” — said the Agency interlocutor.

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