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Drivers are advised to use public transport in the coming hours. Information about this was spread by the press service of the Center of traffic organization of Moscow.
Motorists urged not to use personal transport in connection with the sleet, wet snow and strong wind.
“the bad Weather (wind, sleet, ice, and that’s all) with us up to 21 hours. Serious congestion there, but high risk of getting into an accident because of poor visibility and poor adhesion with the asphalt,” – said in the message.
Earlier in the capital state traffic Inspectorate has called on the capital’s drivers to exercise caution due to wet snow. Motorists are advised not to rush when driving and to observe speed limits and keep distance to avoid accidents.
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