At Thursday dawn, a stormy wind reached Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg county. In several places, fallen trees caused traffic jams.
Due to snowfall and strong winds, firefighters were alerted to nearly a hundred accidents nationwide from midnight to Thursday morning. According to the meteorological forecasts, it is still necessary to prepare for snow, sleet, strong wind, and blizzards in some places. The meteorological service has issued a second-level alarm to several counties.
Before drivers set off, find out about the current meteorological situation and road conditions. Whoever can, do not set off during a second-degree orange alarm due to sleet, snow, or blizzards. If the trip is unavoidable, it should be done in a car in good technical condition, prepared for winter weather conditions.
Those who choose public transport should expect increased waiting time, the Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg County Disaster Management Directorate reported.