More than a hundred Saratov villages were isolated due to snowfall
SARATOV, January 28 — RIA Novosti. Heavy snowfall that hit Saratov oblast on Monday, interrupted automobile communication with 117 villages and towns in the region, the press service of the regional Governor.
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According to the regional Central Board MOE, on Monday in the Saratov region there is heavy snowfall, the expected loss of up to 19 millimeters of rain, wind gusts reached 15 meters per second. Snowfall will continue in the region, according to forecasts of Agency, at night and in the morning Tuesday.
“According to the Governor, as of 16.00 (15.00 GMT) today due to the snow travel is limited to the 117 settlements in almost all districts of the region. Currently closed by the Federal highway Syzran — Saratov — Volgograd, Saratov — Ozinki in question travel on the road Saratov — Voronezh”, — stated in the message.
Governor Valery Radayev on Monday at a meeting on snow in the region were instructed to pay special attention to the livelihood of the severed settlements.