Petersburg in the power of the storm because of the threat of flooding closed the dam

Northern capital in the power of the storm. Because of the threat of flooding closed the dam. The gates of the Complex of protective constructions closed at two in the morning.

Today and tomorrow the bad weather continues, Western and North-Western wind will blow with gusts up to 18 meters per second. The temperature will not exceed four degrees with a plus sign. The atmospheric pressure is below normal, informs GTRK “Saint-Petersburg”.

Forecasters expect that the element will calm down the second half of the day, so the dam can now open. However, the temperature for the weekend will be over in less snowfall is expected.

Text: GTRK “Saint-Petersburg”