Airport on the Kamchatka Peninsula after the cyclone began to operate domestic flights

© RIA Novosti / Alexander Perhiperal in fotobanka Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. Archival photoAirport on the Kamchatka Peninsula after the cyclone began to operate domestic flights© RIA Novosti / Alexander Perhiperal the image Bank

The airport of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, which is the day before due to snow did not fulfill vnutritrekovye flights on Thursday, works in a regular mode, have informed RIA Novosti the representative of the reference hub.

The fifth of December to Kamchatka came the cyclone, which brought to Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, places in the Elizovsky, Ust-Bolsheretsky region, to the South of Milkovsky area, heavy snow, Blizzard and wind storm. In the sea of Okhotsk because of the excitement of a height of 8-9 meters, declared a storm warning, also in Kamchatka, declared avalanche danger. Wednesday was suspended domestic flights.

«On Thursday, all flights are carried out», — said the source.

According to EMERCOM of Russia in Kamchatskiy Krai, the Okhotsk sea cyclone on Thursday significantly weakened its influence in the South districts of the region. He is now above the waters of the sea of Okhotsk to the West of the Peninsula and moves in a westerly direction.

Rescue workers say that accidents on socially important and potentially dangerous objects are not registered. In the mountainous areas of the province until December 8, continues to operate the avalanche danger. Now in the Central and Eastern parts of the province it is snowing, the wind gusts does not exceed 20 meters per second.

In cyclone maximum wind speed in gusts was noted in the ozernovskiy village of Ust-bolsheretskiy municipal district – 38 meters per second, the most snow fell in Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky — 37 millimeters.

The morning of 6 December 2018 because of the snow closed the road that connects the towns of Ust-Bolsheretsk and October Ust-Bolsheretsky district. Previously, the ban on driving on the road will operate until 16.00 (07.00 GMT) on 6 December.

In the Oktyabrsky urban settlement is home to around 1,600 people. Fuel, food, medicines there. Cluster of machines is not observed.

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