Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

Snow Paralyzed Traffic in Moscow
9.11.2011 11:45
Snow Paralyzed Traffic in Moscow

Sleet fell in Moscow on Tuesday evening as winter weather moved across Russia. Wet roads that turned into ice rinks were processing by reagents. Unexpected snow has caused transport collapse in the city and drivers have been stuck in jams for many hours. The general speed didn't exceed 5 km/h. 

      Road services have been working all night, using a special equipment to prevent icing. The number of accidents has increased because many drivers haven't managed to prepare for the winter season – summer tires made cars uncontrolled.

      Car service centres will have more clients these days – it's time to adapt vehicles to new weather conditions.

      According to the forecast precipitation will continue until the end of this week.  

      Source: mail.ru. Image courtesy: Reuters


Author: Natalia Semicheva

Tags: Russian tourism Russian transport weather Russian Winter  

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

New Winter Trips Will Be Introduced In Sochi
10.12.2016
The Moscow Kremlin Shifts to a Summer Schedule of Visitors Admission
17.05.2017
The Ski Season Opens In Sochi
30.11.2016
Flights to Egypt May be Resumed
25.02.2017
Sarai Ring Guidebook
31.07.2017



comments powered by Disqus




Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

Russian Parliament in Action

search on the map
TAGS:
terrorism  Russian history  Dima Yakovlev Law  Painting  Valeriya Guy Germanika  Weapon  Cancer  Russian business  Moscow airports  Russian writers  Aviakor  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Anzhi Makhachkala  human rights  Exhibitions in Moscow  Yelizovo  Alexander Griboyedov  Tsaritsino  Ufa  Leo Tolstoy  money transfer  Lago-Naki  Russian festivals  eat and work cafes in St. Petersburg  sobering-up stations  Russian Premier League  Moscow  Balkans  Russian tourism  May 1  Russian Cinema  Russian Tourism RoadShow   Archeology  Russia-Italy  Russian courts  Architecture Museum  Leningrad Region  Cherny Dol Lake  space  Russian customs  match-fixing  Cryptocurrency  Russian Literature  Fashion Futurum  Tretyakov Gallery  Russian architecture  Russia  tourist information  Summer Olympics  Russian mobile operators 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites