wind speeds of up to 28 meters per second, together with the rain. This is what large parts of the Region have to wait for that day. Swedish meteorological and hydrological institute has therefore issued a class 2 warning for the whole of the west coast of sweden, Skåne, Blekinge, Kronoberg, Kalmar, Gotland and Öland. Denmark warns about the DMI to the ”wind gusts of hurricane force”.
At ten o'clock in the morning, the closing of the Oresund bridge in both directions because of the wind. The shutdown also applies to the train service. Travellers to Denmark for the ferry between Helsingborg in sweden and Helsingør (elsinore). The bridge is expected to re-open approximately at 15: 30.
a strong wind there is a danger of loose objects. In Hyllie, in Malmö, sweden, has a large piece of metal coming loose from the ceiling, to the Customs administration, the newly built facilities.
"It seems to be able to fall down," says a witness.
Emergency crews are on the site as well as the closure of a portion of the street below the house.
the civil protection department in the east of Blekinge, with the warning of the stormbyarna, type P4Blekinge. The storm could cause, among other things, power cuts, falling trees and damage to buildings.
In Västra Götaland county in The province are expected to wind speed will be somewhat lower, whereupon the Swedish meteorological and hydrological institute has issued a lower-varningsgrad as class 1.
There is a danger of flying debris, objects, damage to buildings, trees are felled. In the course of, there may be a number of problems with the supply of electricity, " says Jonathan Kvernby, a meteorologist at the Swedish meteorological and hydrological institute.
In Denmark, the väderinstitutet EN have named the storm, in to Laura.
a number of train's set on Thursday. Also, the train service over the Öresund bridge is in the closed position.Photo credit: CHRISTIAN ÖRNBERG: a number of train cancellations
due to The high winds, several of the local train operators decided to set up this traffic, many of the early torsdagsmorgon, while in the Week), has decided to set up the following'clock in the morning.
According to the Finnish transport agency's rail traffic between the cities of Stockholm and Malmö was set up throughout the torsdagsdygnet. The traffic between Malmö and Simrishamn, as well as Halmstad in sweden and in the town of Värnamo, Borås and Varberg, Helsingborg and Ängelholm, sweden are also up.
as Of midday, are also in train between Kalmar and Linköping, sweden, as the traffic on the Tjustbanan, between the cities of Linköping and Västervik, sweden.
Traffic is expected to resume on Friday morning.
Already, at four o'clock in the morning came to the traffic information of vindkänsliga vehicles is not recommended to drive over the bridge. In conjunction with strong winds are expected, the water level will also rise, both in the Kattegat and the sound, and it is expected to very strong winds out to sea. A class 2 warning for the storm was issued for the south-east of the baltic sea and the Kattegat.
the Older the woman, the wind blew over
The Burlington had a woman over, because of the fierce winds. According to the information received, to the HD, took place the event at a city park during lunch hours.
as the civil protection, who happened to pass by the elderly woman when she fell down, quickly took charge of the situation.
a number of the firefighters directed traffic at the intersection of main street, Skolgatan, and Nybrogatan, in order to secure the place of the woman. Shortly after, the ambulance crew at the site and was able to confirm that the woman is not at risk.
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