On Kamchatka was struck by the second month of a powerful cyclone, which brought to the region by abundant snow precipitation and strong wind. Under forecasts of weather forecasters, the elements will not leave the Peninsula for another few days, said the Agency “Cominform”.
The cyclone Kamchatka was in a transport blockade: airplanes do not fly there. In particular, canceled two flights from Moscow, resulting in several hundred people in waiting for the departure are now in a hotel near the capital airport Sheremetyevo.
In addition, his departure to Moscow and are waiting for people in Kamchatka. At the local airport said that all passengers, which also several hundred in the capital on March 22, will take one big plane, that also takes passengers waiting for the flight to the Peninsula.
A natural calamity has also led to the fact that the authorities of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky decided an early start on the holidays at all schools of the regional center. Official weekend school will begin on Tuesday, March 22, and will run until 31 March inclusive.
“The holidays were supposed to start in most schools on March 24, but due to bad weather conditions it was decided to move the schedule on March 22. Students will return to school April 1,” said a source in the local administration.
As noted, atmospheric vortex that has hit the Kamchatka Peninsula last week, was the most powerful volcanic activity in the past few years. In some parts of the edge of the hurricane reached force in 53 meters per second, destroying roofs and breaking Windows.