Kerch ferry crossing is closed because of the storm, press service of Maritime Directorate reports. The weather conditions are expected to worsen in the Kerch Strait from October 12 to 14. The strength of the wind will be up to 21 m/s.

The passengers are asked to refrain from travelling in direction of the crossing. Kerch ferry temporarily suspended its work due to worsening weather conditions. The actual strength of the wind was 17-19 m/s, sometimes wind gusts reached up to 25 m/s.