In Moscow, began a complete mechanized sweeping of roads

MOSCOW, February 12 – RIA Novosti. Utility workers in Moscow again brought out the equipment for cleaning streets after snowfall and deicing, according to the Telegram channel of the city complex.

Earlier it was reported that over 1.2 thousand specialists with the help of 320 units of special equipment cleared more than 1.6 thousand bridges, underground pedestrian crossings, transport tunnels and fountains from snow. Since the beginning of the snowfall, about 250 thousand cubic meters of snow have been utilized at the snow-melting points. “This is a real storm, Armageddon, an apocalypse”: snowfall in MoscowВ Москве приступили к сплошному механизированному подметанию дорог 1 in 20

The Balkan cyclone Volker brought such heavy snowfalls to Central Russia as had not been there for several years.

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A snowstorm in Moscow, which began on Friday night, will go on for 36 hours in a row.

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Forecasters promise a double weather record – in the amount of precipitation and the height of the snow cover.

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It is expected that the snowdrifts will grow up to the waist during the snowfall.

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Visibility will drop to 500 meters or less. Sometimes, even at arm's length, nothing will be visible.

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“This is a real snow storm, snow Armageddon, a snowy apocalypse, this is not a training alarm, but a combat one,” says Evgeny Tishkovets, an employee of the Phobos weather center.

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“I recommend people not to tempt fate, this is the collapse of ground and air transport,” the meteorologist warned.

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Snow did not come as a surprise to city services.

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60 thousand people and more than 13 thousand cars came out to clean the city.

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The present day will surely enter the weather chronicle, forecasters say.

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The utility workers sweep the streets every four hours, and the snow is continuously taken to the smelting stations.

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Meanwhile, Muscovites are trying to overcome the snow blockages on the way on their way.

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From the prickly snowflakes you have to cover yourself with hoods and wrap yourself in scarves.

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To remove Moscow after a heavy snowfall, utilities will need eight days, said the day before, Deputy Mayor for Housing and Public Utilities and Improvement Pyotr Biryukov.

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“If 10 centimeters of snow fell, then it must be removed within five days, and every additional 5 centimeters – within a day,” he explained.

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Maximum road congestion is expected due to snowfall.

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Drifts and snow roll are formed on the roads.

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Drivers are asked not to waste time in traffic jams and to use the metro, MCC and MCD.

В Москве приступили к сплошному механизированному подметанию дорог Pigeons on a street in the center of Moscow.В Москве приступили к сплошному механизированному подметанию дорог 20 of 20

The current snowfall in Moscow promises to be the longest since 2018.

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The Balkan cyclone Volker brought such heavy snowfalls to Central Russia as had not been there for several years.

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A snowstorm in Moscow, which began on Friday night, will go on for 36 hours in a row.

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Forecasters promise a double weather record – in the amount of precipitation and the height of the snow cover.

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It is expected that the snowdrifts will grow up to the waist during the snowfall.

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Visibility will drop to 500 meters or less. Sometimes, even at arm's length, nothing will be visible.

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“This is a real snow storm, snow Armageddon, a snowy apocalypse, this is not a training alarm, but a combat one,” says Evgeny Tishkovets, an employee of the Phobos weather center.

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“I recommend people not to tempt fate, this is the collapse of ground and air transport,” the meteorologist warned.

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Snow did not come as a surprise to city services.

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60 thousand people and more than 13 thousand cars came out to clean the city.

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The present day will surely enter the weather chronicle, forecasters say.

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The utility workers sweep the streets every four hours, and the snow is continuously taken to the smelting stations.

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Meanwhile, Muscovites are trying to overcome the snow blockages on the way on their way.

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From the prickly snowflakes you have to cover yourself with hoods and wrap yourself in scarves.

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To remove Moscow after a heavy snowfall, utilities will need eight days, said the day before, Deputy Mayor for Housing and Public Utilities and Improvement Pyotr Biryukov.

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“If 10 centimeters of snow fell, then it must be removed within five days, and every additional 5 centimeters – within a day,” he explained.

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Maximum road congestion is expected due to snowfall.

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Drifts and snow roll are formed on the roads.

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Drivers are asked not to waste time in traffic jams and to use the metro, MCC and MCD.

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The current snowfall in Moscow promises to be the longest since 2018.

“A few minutes ago, and sidewalks and courtyards, followed by a continuous anti-icing treatment,” – said in the message.

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