In a single day and tomorrow, January 9, temperatures are anticipated to drop sharply, as in northwest and northern Bulgaria the climate forecast is snow and thicker snow cowl. In six areas – Vidin, Montana, Vratsa, Lovech, Gabrovo and Sofia, Code Yellow was declared for doubtlessly harmful climate with snowfall and robust winds, blizzards and snowdrifts. The Street Infrastructure Company (RIA) warns drivers happening a visit to ensure they’ve the right tires, drive at correct velocity and with warning, hold a protected distance and keep away from harmful maneuvers.
Automobiles that aren’t ready for winter situations can get caught on the street, making it troublesome for all different snow elimination truck drivers to journey and work.
Regional street service groups monitor the climate forecast by area and can be certain that the asphalt layer is cleared of snow. To make sure street security, if the climate situations require it, some roads could also be closed for therapy with chemical compounds or sand.
About three,000 snow clearing machines – snow plows, sand dispersal tools, and so on. – are concerned within the upkeep of 20,000 km of Republican roads throughout the winter months.
All residents and transport firms can request data on the present street scenario and winter upkeep of the Republican community on the RIA web site – www.api.bg, in addition to by dialing the RIA 0700 hotline 130 20. The company manages an operational scenario heart. 24 hour all 12 months spherical mode, which collects and synthesizes information on the situation of Republican roads.