Typhoon «Talim» passed Primorsky Krai

© AP Photo / NASA/ Scott KellyВид a hurricane. Archival photoTyphoon «Talim» passed Primorsky Krai© AP Photo / NASA/ Scott Kelly

Typhoon «Talim» that raged in Japan, and then swept Sakhalin, passed by Primorye, said Tuesday the administration of the province.

«The government in advance has taken all necessary measures. Now the danger has passed, but everyone is ready if necessary to meet a disaster and cope with its consequences,» said acting Director of the Department of civil protection of Primorsky Krai Valery Maksudov.

Earlier in connection with the approach of the Typhoon, all services are resulted in readiness. The heads of the Northern territories of the region where they expected the brunt of the disaster, Dalnegorsk, Kavalerovsky, Olginsky and Terneisky areas – was asked to form a task force.

Typhoon «Talim» came to the far East in the second half of the day Monday. On Sakhalin it was accompanied by heavy rains and Gale-force winds. The ferry linking the island to the mainland region, is closed until weather conditions improve, roughly until September 20.