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Snowstorm in Yakutsk

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Last night a strong snow storm hit Yakutsk

The city was caught in a blizzard and a strong wind, gusts of which reached 20 m / s. This phenomenon is rare in Central Yakutia, so it has not been without consequences.

Wind gusts knocked billboards.

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Road signs could not stand the wind force.

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The Lena River crossing between Yakutsk and Kangalassy is strongly blocked. Vehicular traffic is difficult.

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Many were caught in the snowstorm at the wheel - visibility was almost zero.