A few flights to Magadan postponed due to cyclone

© RIA Novosti / Natalia to Seliverstova in fotoracconti the plane. Archival photoA few flights to Magadan postponed due to cyclone© RIA Novosti / Natalia to Seliverstova the image Bank

The pilots of the airliner flight Vladivostok-Khabarovsk-Magadan airlines «Aurora» on Monday refused the flight to Magadan, the flight was moved to Tuesday because of the powerful cyclone that cancelled some intra-regional flights, told RIA Novosti Deputy Director of the Magadan airport Dmitry Sivolobov.

The cyclone came from the sea of Japan, it brought strong wind and heavy snowfalls in all territory of Kolyma. Closed to all transport route Magadan-Farcical –Pass, its now clearing the road. The authorities of Magadan and Kolyma olsky district canceled classes in schools with 1 on 8 classes.

«The airport of Magadan is working, but the pilots decide to fly here or not. The pilots of the «Aurora» has decided to wait out the bad weather, will fly tomorrow. The crews of several intra-regional flights also refused the flight. At the airport it’s snowing, poor visibility, quite strong wind,» — said the Agency interlocutor.

This is the fifth cyclone since the beginning of November. Less than three weeks had almost two-month norm of precipitation. Flights from Magadan the weather is broken in November for the third time. In Kolyma declared avalanche danger: cyclones bring with them a sharp warming. According to weather forecasts, the current cyclone will keep its influence over the territory of the Kolyma river is still about a day.