The snow cyclone, which came to western Ukraine a few days ago, covered almost whole right-bank territory of the country. The significant snow cover and icy rains observed in the west and north of Ukraine as Ukravtodor (State Agency of Automobile Roads of Ukraine) reported.
“The state of the surface on the state highways is snowed-up in the majority of the regions,” the message said.
Thus, heavy snowfall (5-10 cm of snow growth) is observed in Volyn, Lviv, Ivano-Frankivsk, Ternopil, Khmelnytsk, Rivne, Zhytomyr regions.
Rain with snow and icy rain are observed in Vinnytsia and Kyiv regions.
It is raining in Zakarpattia, Chernivtsi and Mykolaiv regions.
It is snowing at mountain passes in Lviv and Ivano-Frankivsk regions and rain is observed in Zakarpattia region.
Amid the bad weather conditions, the traffic restrictions introduced in Zakarpattia, Volyn, Kyiv regions and Ukraine’s capital Kyiv.
Today, in the north of the country and Volyn, Rivne, Zhytomyr, Ivano-Frankivsk, Zakarpattia and Lviv regions, snow is expected. Wet snow with rain, rain and ice-slick expected in central, south regions and Chernihiv region.
As we reported, 62 settlements in Ukraine are experiencing trouble with electricity supplies because of harsh weather conditions.