Warning: Gusts of gale force

Updated at 17.34: Vindfølsomme vehicles can again pass the vejle fjord bridge Gusts of wind of gale force blowing in across the country, and it affects both

Ann McDonald
Ann McDonald
17 September 2019 Tuesday 12:00
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Warning: Gusts of gale force

Updated at 17.34: Vindfølsomme vehicles can again pass the vejle fjord bridge

Gusts of wind of gale force blowing in across the country, and it affects both the traffic on the roads and at sea.

- in Particular in connection with the heavy showers, there are some very strong gusts of stormy gale. Some places in the country we are even very close on that this is decidedly the storm, says Frank Nielsen, duty officer at DMI.

Should you out and run the car, then you should be extra careful - especially if you are running in a vindfølsomt vehicle.

the Danish road directorate has sent warnings out about the strong winds at the great belt Bridge, the vejle fjord bridge and Farøbroerne, and several places in the country it's going to blow well into the evening. Get the ferry routes are also affected by the strong winds.

- It is in particular vehicles, which are lightweight and big as caravans and empty vans and trucks, we recommend not to run over the bridges, says Camilla Eghøj, the duty officer at the Danish road directorate.

the Warnings do not apply to passenger cars and similar vehicles.

- We do not recommend not ordinary passenger cars to run over, but they are going to feel the wind in the addressed and they must, of course, remember to run a little slower, sound it from the deck.

the Warnings for the great belt Bridge expects the Danish road directorate is in force until midnight, for the vejle fjord bridge until a time after the bell 20, and for Farøbroerne until between the hours of 18 and 20.

Then you sit there in a vindfølsomt vehicle and really want over the bridges before the warnings will cease, has Camilla Eghøj one piece of advice, there are enough drawers the impatient motorists: Wait.

- So to keep you right in and take a break. We do not have any overturned vehicles on the bridges, she says.

The strong wind can also take good hold of the vehicles on the flat stretches, where there is nothing to break the wind. But it is especially on the bridges, you should be aware as a car driver as there will be more wind under the vehicle.

at Least a færgelinje trip is cancelled due to the strong winds.

according to the Ekstra information to talk about Alsruten.. the Exit from Bøjden at 17 was cancelled, and also the trip back, that should be sailed at 18 o'clock.

- It is the wind that keeps the ferry at the port, informs Jesper Maack, PR and communications manager in Denmark's largest one ferry company Molslinjen.

According to Jesper Maarck plying their other ferry routes according to plan.

- Aarhus-Spit-the line changes, for example, a little course, as to be of comfort, but they expect to sail according to plan, he says.

Updated: 17.09.2019 12:00
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