To clear roads of snow and avoid the formation of congestion Road Service of Ivano-Frankivsk region in agreement with the Traffic Police imposed a temporary restriction on the movement of freight transport in some parts of highways, reports Censor.NET with reference to the press service of the traffic police department.
Thus, restricted movement in areas: M - 12 Stry - Ternopil - Lisbon - Znamenka km 44-76, H-09 Mukachevo - Lions 249-388 km, H-10 Stry - Chernivtsi - Hominy 18-129 km, H-18 Ivano -Frankivsk - Ternopil km 0-30.
Ivano-Frankivsk Oblast Administration reported that due to the difficult weather conditions Commission on Technogenic and Ecological Safety and Emergency encourages all economic entities, irrespective of ownership form to reduce the working day on Friday to 1.00 p.m.
Problems with traffic are also registered in Lviv oblast due to heavy snowfall.
Deputy Head of Lviv Oblast State Administration Infrastructure Viktor Chaika said that as of the morning of March 15 in about 300 villages in Lviv there is no access, reports ZIK.
Acting Head of the Lviv weather forecasting meteorologist Larissa Lutz reported that "there is nothing abnormal in the synoptic situation in Lviv oblast."
"The family of cyclones that have done harm in France, Germany and Belgium, has now come to Ukraine. We should also remember that March is not spring, it's just like they say, pre spring. "For the weather in March it is a common phenomenon," she said.
Traffic police do not let the vehicles out of Ternopil due to weather complications.
According to UNIAN, inspector sector public relations of oblast traffic police Vasyl Baranovskyy, also traffic police restricted traffic on all exits and entrances to the area.
"From Ternopil we do not let the cars out so that people do not get stuck in the traffic jams and snow traps, because the roads are swept with snow. Traffic police posts in the area suggest car drivers to return home, a large-capacity transport is directed to long term parking until the weather conditions improve," said Baranovskyy.
Due to forecasted deteriorating weather conditions classes in all schools in the city are canceled today in Ternopil.
In two days in the Lviv oblast had from 60 to 90% of the monthly norm. The snow cover has increased compared to the morning of 14 March, and on the morning of March 15 from 17 to 25 sm.
The situation is complicated in the mountain passes, where 200 stranded trucks. Free the car from snow captivity arrived brigade MES and military equipment. Three points were installed heating, which took advantage of the services of about 200 people.
The night of 16 March the northern part of the territory will witness a strong snowfall - is Brody, Sokal and Radehovskyy districts.
Significant deterioration in the weather and snow have been observed in Cherkasy oblast. There were wet snow and rain.