More snowstorms are rushing to the Czechia, and a warning from meteorologists applies until Thursday afternoon. Up to 15 centimeters of new snow can fall, and a strong wind will add to the snowfall. Road workers are still urging caution, the I / 10 road from Tanvald to Harrachov and on to Poland remains closed to trucks over 3.5 tonnes. Due to the accident of two trucks at the 114th kilometer, the D5 motorway in the direction of Prague was closed for several hours. Blesk News monitors the weather across the Czech Republic online.
The warning against snow, ice and snow tongues is valid until Thursday evening. A strong wind is also added, in places with gusts of 15 to 20 m / s (up to 70 km / h).
“With fresh wind and snow, they will form until Thursday, especially from higher altitudes snow tongues, snowdrifts at night on Thursdays and Thursdays in the mountains of Bohemia. In the mountains of Bohemia, we expect over 15 cm of new snow in 12 hours. “Said the Czech Hydrometeorological Institute.
A car and bus accident occurred near the village of Chotilsko in the Příbram region shortly before eight o’clock in the morning. The bus got off the road. Firefighters and police intervene on the spot.
Snow also employed the inhabitants of the Obecina housing estate in Zlín.
The wrecking of two trucks stopped traffic on Wednesday on the 114th kilometer of the D5 motorway near Kladrub in the direction of Prague, it did without injury. After 9:00 the columns began to start ..
During two hours from 06:00, the police recorded two traffic accidents in the Žďár region and one in the Havlíčkův Brod region. Two drivers complained about poor passability of roads near Nové Město na Moravě and Dalešice. “Roads can be icy, danger of skidding there is also a threat, for example, on sections with a covered layer of snow, “said Stanislava Rázlová, a spokeswoman for the regional police.
It started snowing in the Vysočina region on Tuesday morning. Since then, regional rescuers have been involved in four traffic accidents in which someone was injured. “We treated a total of seven patients, fortunately it was a mild injury,” Petr Janáček, a spokesman for the region’s emergency medical service, told ČTK today at 08:30. Four people ended up in a hospital after an accident in Dešov in the Třebíč region, where two cars collided head-on on Tuesday.
The Morava river basin warns against entering frozen levels water reservoirs, the ice on them is thin. Ice thicknesses vary maximum in units of centimeters. This was stated today by the spokesman Petr Chmelař on the website of the state enterprise.
The safe thickness of the ice for entry is 12 centimeters. However, ice can be weakened in some places due to unevenly flowing water and fluctuations in the level below it, and there is a risk of it breaking even under light load. “Access to the frozen areas of reservoirs and ponds for the purpose of winter sports is in any case at your own risk,The spokesman warned.
He added that the water tanks Bojkovice, Boskovice, Fryšták, Hubenov, Karolinka, Koryčany, Landštejn, Mostiště, Nová Říše, Opatovice, Slušovice, Vír and Znojmo are water reservoirs with defined protection zones, where entry is generally prohibited.
Due to heavy snow, firefighters in the Liberec region go to remove trees and branches.
Update: Due to heavy snow and wind, professional firefighters and units of the volunteer fire brigade of municipalities throughout the region have been added to their activities to remove trees and branches. In total, they set out for this morning for nine events of this nature.
– HZS LIBERECKÉHO KRAJE (@hzs_lk) January 13, 2021
In the Ústí nad Labem region, fallen trees complicated the work of firefighters
Firefighters cleared fallen trees in the Děčín region
12.-13. 1. 2021. At night, firefighters removed fallen trees in Horní Chřibská, Blankartice, Františkov nad Ploučnicí and Brtníky in the Děčín region. These were fallen trees on the roads. pic.twitter.com/hTrHdgq0aU
– HZS Ústeckého kraje (@HzsUlk) January 13, 2021
Snow remains on most roads in the Pardubice Region. It is usually slushy after salting, in the higher areas it can form a worn-out layer. It remains in areas where it does not salt, for example in the vicinity of Vysoké Mýto, Lanškroun or in the Iron Mountains. In the Pardubice area, road workers also point out the icing.
In some places, snow tongues also form due to the wind. Drivers must count on them on the state road I / 11 in the section Červená Voda – Jablonné nad Orlicí or in higher positions in the Lanškroun region. Road workers also point out the snow tongues on the Oldříš – Pokřikov, Kladno – Dědová and Kladno – Vojtěchov roads in the Chrudim region.
On the road 33758 near the village Liboměřice district Chrudim there was an accident on a bus that fell into a ditch and partially blocked traffic. Police and firefighters intervene on the spot.
Roads in the Pilsen region may freeze in places this morning, snow tongues are formed in some sections. Most of the roads are bare and wet, in higher positions with a layer of snow. For freight is due to icing, the steep Šumava road from Zelená Lhota to Železná Ruda was closed. Due to the transhipment of cargo from a crashed truck, the first class road near Babylon in Domažlice on the main route to Germany will be completely closed from 8:00.
There are places on the roads in the Central Bohemian Region slush after chemical treatment. These are mainly second and third class roads in the Benešov, Kolín, Kutná Hora, Nymburk, Příbram and Prague-East regions. The main moves are passable. In some places, the driver may be bothered by the iceberg. It is reported, for example, from the Benešov region around the villages of Loket, Dolní Kralovice and Bernartice.
“In mountainous areas already a gust of wind blows, so that tongues form on the roads. They are up to 20 centimeters high, so they can be driven with a car. Of course, we are plowing it, “Pavel Pospíšil from the Regional Road Administration of the Liberec Region described the current situation. According to him, motorists should also be careful when traveling to the Frýdlant region. in stronger winds, snow tongues often form on the road 13.
All available equipment has been in the field since this morning, and tractors are also helping. However, due to the snow showers, according to Pospíšil, it can be expected that the trucks in particular will have difficulty going up the slopes, just like on Tuesday.
On lower class roads in the Hradec Králové region there was slush or snow this morning. The main roads were mostly wet. Meteorologists today predict snowfall in the region, in which the wind could form snow tongues on the roads and snowdrifts on the mountains.
Drivers, especially in the Rychnov region, should be careful, where the remnants of slush this morning lay on first-class roads. “At higher altitudes, there is a continuous layer of snow on the roads. Snow tongues can form, “said Rychnov roadmen. On On the roads in the Giant Mountains there is an icy layer of snow up to five centimeters thick covered by grit.
Roads in the Ústí nad Labem region are road workers after treatment passable with caution. Third class road between Srbská Kamenice and Růžová in the Děčín region, a truck accident ended. Road lords have reported another truck accident near Svatý Šebestián Mountain in the Chomutov region, and drivers will stay there.
“All the equipment was out. It started to snow around 4:00, and since then she has been driving somewhere and before. Some cars have returned, “said the dispatcher, adding that today road workers worked with about 80 cars.
On the roads in the South Moravian Region there is a risk of icing this morning, drivers should be careful. In some places, fog appears. It blows in higher positions in the Blansko region gust of wind and snow tongues may form there. This follows from the website of the Administration and Maintenance of Roads of the South Moravian Region. In the Vyškov region, due to the weather, the road between the villages of Drnovice and Podomí is closed to vehicles over 12 tons.
A car drove into a ditch on road 4737 near Lučina in the Frýdek-Místek region. Police and firefighters are heading to the scene.
The accident also occurred on road 58 near the village of Stará Ves nad Ondřejnicí in the Ostrava-město district; an accident where there is currently heavy traffic. The car drove into the barriers and blocks one lane.
Accident of two trucks at the 114th kilometer she stopped traffic this morning on the D5 motorway in the Tachov region in the direction of Prague. The Directorate of Roads and Motorways (ŘSD) informed about it. The detour leads through exit 119 near Benešovice in the direction of Stříbro and back the vehicles return to the motorway at the 107th kilometer near Ostrov u Stříbra.
Roads in This morning, the Zlín Region is passable with increased caution. In the Zlín and Vsetín regions, they often lie on them slush, in higher positions the covered layer of snow covered with dust. In the Kroměříž and Uherské Hradiště regions, roads are mostly wet after chemical treatment.
They still appear in the Liberec region even today snow showers, therefore, road users recommend caution to drivers. Meteorologists expect during the day further snowfall and the wind will intensify, so the road I / 10 from Tanvald to Harrachov and further to Poland remains closed to trucks over 3.5 tons. For freight transport over six tons, the third class road through Oldřichovské sedlo towards Raspenava and Hejnice is still closed in the Liberec region. Motorists should not leave without winter equipment.
“All available equipment is in the field and tractors help us, no serious problems have been reported so far, “the dispatcher of the company Silnice LK, which provides winter maintenance of roads in the region, told ČTK.
Nice morning, also today we will monitor the weather in the Czech Republic online. Meteorologists’ warnings against snow and strong winds are valid until Thursday evening. Up to 15 centimeters of new snow can fall on the mountains.
That’s all from the online broadcast to the weather in the Czech Republic. We wish you a nice evening and especially a safe ride on the roads.
While the snow gave wrinkles to the road workers, families with children enjoy the weather and many of them went on sledges and bobsleighs.
From 15:00 to 18:00, South Moravian police officers registered sixty reported accidents and other traffic problems. “This is many times more than on a normal working afternoon. In most cases, these are minor accidents where drivers are unable to drive on slippery roads. Currently, the traffic is taking into account the weather conditions without significant complications, only on the 212th kilometer of the D1 motorway in the direction of Říkovice is traffic is guided by the left lane due to a truck accident and its subsequent rescue, “ said police spokesman David Chaloupka.
Hradec Králové firefighters also dealt with several snow-related accidents today. “During the day, we have already intervened in 15 traffic accidents and the warning against new snow cover, in some places also with snow tongues, still persists. Firefighters intervened, for example, in a truck accident that crashed into a barn, and helped rescue overturned vehicles from ditches, “they wrote on the social network.
During the day, we intervened in 15 traffic accidents and warnings @CHMUCHMI in front of the new snow cover, in some places also with the snow tongues, it still lasts.
Firefighters intervened, for example, in a truck accident that crashed into a barn and helped rescue overturned vehicles from ditches. pic.twitter.com/ZVquIwX2FK
– HZS Královéhradeckého kraje (@hzskhk) January 12, 2021
During the collision of two cars, five people were injured in the evening near Lesnice in the Šumperk region. “We had to rescue one of them from the crashed car. Before the arrival of the emergency medical service, we provided the injured with pre-medical care and thermal comfort, “ firefighter spokeswoman Lucie Balážová told ČTK.
We are currently solving a serious accident 2 OA near Lesnice in the Zábřežsko region. A total of 5 people were injured, we had to rescue one of them from the crashed car. Before the arrival of zzs, we provided the injured with pre-medical care and thermal comfort. We secured a leak of phm and secured the place with a fire. (LB) pic.twitter.com/ZS8EbJDVJ8
– Firefighters Olomouc 🚒👨🚒🔥 (@hasici_olomouc) January 12, 2021
A young driver died after a clash between two cars in the Rychnov region.
Author: HZS Královéhradeckého kraje
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