On the morning of Monday, October 31, almost 30 flights were delayed and canceled at Moscow airports. About it informs news agency “Moscow”.
So, according to the Internetservice “Yandex Schedule”, three flights were delayed at Sheremetyevo Airport and 13 more were canceled. Six flights were delayed at Domodedovo. At the third metropolitan airport, Vnukovo, three flights were delayed and the same number cancelled.
The day before, the weather in the capital region worsened. The atmospheric front brought strong winds and precipitation, and the air temperature dropped significantly. The Moscow Headquarters of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the Russian Federation issued an emergency warning about adverse weather events. Metropolitan city services switched to high alert.
In Moscow, from Sunday, October 30 until 10:00 on October 31, due to strong wind, the “yellow” level is valid weather hazard. As weather forecasters warned, its gusts on Monday could reach 18 m/s. The “yellow” level of weather danger, introduced in the region due to black ice, will be valid until 19:00 Tuesday, November 1.