Due to heavy rains that hit the Black Sea coast, trains in Sochi were stopped and flights were delayed. About this on Saturday reported city administration.
– Forecasters warn that it will rain throughout the day. The epicenter of bad weather is shifting from the Lazarevsky district to the Central, Khostinsky and Adlersky. All services are working in an enhanced mode, equipment, specialists in all areas are ready to quickly go to eliminate the consequences of bad weather, – said the head of the civil defense and population protection department of the administration of the city of Sochi Vadim Snegirev.
Due to strong gusts of wind on a section of the railway track in the Adlerovsky district of the city, the contact network was broken. The movement of trains is now carried out along one track. At the Sochi airport, a downpour and a flurry made changes to the flight schedule, the departure of 12 boards is delayed.
Also, streams of water flooded the road in the Adlerovsky district near the railway station. Traffic has been restored there, but difficult.
Meanwhile, according to the Ministry of Emergency Situations in the Krasnodar Territory, this weather will last in the region until Sunday inclusive.