The snow-avalanche season was opened in Ivano-Frankivsk, Transcarpathian, Lviv and Chernivtsi regions.
"According to the Ukrainian Hydrometeorological Center, due to the intensive increase in snow in the area of activity of the Pozhezhivska snow avalanche station (Ivano-Frankivsk region), in the highlands of the eastern part of Transcarpathian region, in the mountains of Lviv, Ivano-Frankivsk and Chernivtsi regions, as well as in the area of Sl Play the snow-avalanche season is declared open," - the report said.
As we reported, In Carpathian Mountains of Ivano-Frankivsk region, two tourists died, who had been climbing the Pip Ivan (Chornohora) Mountain
On Friday, February 2019, at 10:30 PM two persons from the group climbing Pip Ivan Mountain died and other six are at the rescue station. No threats to their lives.