Due to the sharp decrease in the water level stopped the movement of ships in the lower reaches of the don river, reports “Interfax”. Restrictions affected dozens of ships.
Water reduction was increased with an East wind gusts of which
reach more than 20 meters per second. In the coastal area of the Taganrog Gulf of Taganrog to the village Sinyavskaya the water is gone from the shore about 200 meters and fully exposed coastal part of the Bay.
“On Sunday morning, temporarily suspended the movement of dry cargo,
tankers and other vessels on the Azov shipping channel, and
the line of movement of Aksay to Rostov-on-don. A total of approximately
Volgodonsk to Rostov-na-Donu is currently marked accumulation
about 45 different ships. Currently, the water level in the river don’t
allows them to continue driving” – said the Agency interlocutor in the emergency services.
In the hydrological services of the region announced a storm warning in connection with strong winds.
According to portcontrol sea port “Rostov-on-don”
Alexander Reid is currently worth six vessels.
Problems with the navigation began on October 18 due to wind sleeves and
worsened 20 October, when the movement of ships was suspended in connection
with the installation of the Central span of the second phase of the new Voroshilov
bridge in Rostov-on-don.
Vessel traffic can resume after the change of wind direction and raising the water level.