2045 employees of public utilities and 86 units of special equipment are fighting the weather in Odesa while it gets covered with snow, the press service of the City Hall reports.
Odessa Airport took the last flight at 9:11 am Kyiv time, and then began to send aircraft to the airports of Kyiv, where the weather is more favorable. According to the electronic scoreboard, the airport does not accept flights at least up to 16 hours.
All buses delayed or cancelled at the bus station in Odesa. Trams and trolleybuses cut their routes.
In the ports of Odesa region began to declare the ice campaign. Cohesion of ice on Dniester channel is 8-9, 10 cm thick.
In accordance with the order of the Odesa City, stationary heating points have been set up.
The mayor's office has assured that the delivery of bakery products in retail chains is carried out according to the schedule. Work of gasoline networks is also carried out to form reserves of fuel and lubricants in sufficient amount.
Tomorrow, Jan. 7, a strong storm will remain in Odesa and the region, as snow drifts on the roads. Visibility will stay at 100-500 m. The north wind of 19-24 m / s will blow at daytime with gusts of 25-28 m / sec at night.