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407 flights cancelled in Istanbul due to snowfall

407 flights cancelled in Istanbul due to snowfall

In Istanbul, 407 flights of Turkish Airlines were cancelled due to heavy snowfall, the Haberturk portal informs. Earlier, snowfall in Istanbul led to the disruption of air, sea and land communications. The authorities cancelled classes …

 Istanbul Airport to remain closed today due to heavy snow

Istanbul Airport to remain closed today due to heavy snow

National flag carrier Turkish Airlines extended the suspension of its flights to and from Istanbul Airport until midnight Wednesday due to heavy snowfall, while winter weather snarled transport across the city. Istanbul Aiport, …

Istanbul Airport extends closure due to heavy snowfall

Istanbul Airport extends closure due to heavy snowfall

Istanbul Airport has halted all flights Tuesday until 1 p.m. local time (1000GMT) due to heavy snowfall in the city, according to Anadolu Agency. “Due to continuing bad weather conditions, there will be no aircraft landing and …

Blizzard in Moscow (photo report)

Blizzard in Moscow (photo report)

 Heavy snow has come down in Moscow this morning. Over 7 mm of snow fell in 24 hours. It’s about 17 per cent of January’s snowfall. …

Snowfall in Moscow (photo report)

Snowfall in Moscow (photo report)

Last night, one fifth of the monthly norm of precipitation fell in the capital region. There haven't been such a snowfall on this day for 28 years. At the VDNKh base meteorological station in Moscow, 9 mm of …

December brings 26 cm of snow to Moscow

December brings 26 cm of snow to Moscow

During the first ten days of December, the snow increased in 26 cm in Moscow, according to the telegram channel of the municipal economy complex. “Heavy snowfalls - in December, the increase in snow was 26 cm -  …

Parts of Saudi Arabia blanketed in snow

Parts of Saudi Arabia blanketed in snow

Parts of Saudi Arabia were blanketed by snow on Friday, especially in the northwestern regions such as the Dahr Mountains. Temperatures dropped below zero in some parts, with Saudi Arabia’s meteorology office urging residents …

Traffic in Ankara and Istanbul blocked by heavy snowfall

Traffic in Ankara and Istanbul blocked by heavy snowfall

Turkey's central and northwestern regions have been hit by heavy snowfall, bringing traffic in Ankara and Istanbul to a standstill yesterday. On Sunday, Istanbul faced a record snowfall, making the local authorities cancel lessons …

Krasnodar prepares for second blow of snowfall

Krasnodar prepares for second blow of snowfall

Forecasters warn that the cyclone that drowned Krasnodar in the snow will retain power over the regional capital over the weekend. The city administration reported that 56 specialized vehicles will be involved to eliminate the …

Snowfall in Moscow to stop by  midnight

Snowfall in Moscow to stop by midnight

According to the scientific director of the Hydrometeorological Center of Russia, Roman Vilfand,  by midnight, the two-day snowfall in Moscow will stop. Tomorrow, there will be no significant precipitation. "Thus, …

Moscow braces for longest snowfall since 2018

Moscow braces for longest snowfall since 2018

A heavy snowfall will begin in Moscow on Thursday and will continue for about three days, Research Director of the Russian state weather service Roman Vilfand said. "A powerful snowfall will begin on Thursday afternoon and will …

Verkhny Lars closed to trucks due to snow

Verkhny Lars closed to trucks due to snow

The Verkhny Lars crossing post has been temporarily closed to trucks and semi-trucks due to bad weather, the Georgian Interior Ministry reported. According to the ministry's press service, there is a snowstorm and low …