China⎝⎛星力捕鱼⎞⎠.net Urumqi, February 22 (Sun Tingwen, Wu Keying) After being rescued by Mayitas rescue workers in Emin County, Tacheng District, Xinjiang for more than 5 hours, they were trapped in the Mayitas wind zone on Provincial Highway 201. Of the 52 crew members and 15 large and small vehicles were rescued to a safe area, no casualties were caused. The reporter was informed in the early morning of the 22nd that the road was still snowstorm and the road was still closed.
称大量的雪还未落到地面就被狂风卷起抛向天空，整个山区白茫茫的一片，天地一色，风力高达到八级以上，垭口处部分路段能见度为零，风雪流不断的穿过路面，省道201线50-68公里处刮起了一道道雪梁子，垭口处积雪更为严重，个别路段结冰湿滑，致使有些车辆被困。 Northern Xinjiang has ushered in obvious snowfall again since the 21st. The Mayitas wind region of Provincial Highway 201 has encountered severe snowstorms and formed a strong snowstorm. According to the platinum-rhodium thermocouple, a large amount of snow has not yet fallen to the ground. It was hurled by the wind and thrown into the sky. The entire mountainous area was white, the sky and the earth were all over, the wind was as high as eighth level, and the visibility at some sections of the pass was zero. The snow and snow continued to cross the road. Snow beams blew from the kilometer, and snow was more severe at the entrance. Some roads were frozen and slippery, causing some vehicles to be trapped.
After receiving a call for help, the Mayitas Wind and Snow Base of Xinjiang Tacheng Highway Bureau Emin Branch immediately dispatched rescue machinery to the scene for rescue, and implemented two-way closed traffic on the road section at 16:40 on the 21st, and promptly Release road condition information and detour announcements to the society.
He Jinwu, the squad leader of the Mayitas rescue base, said that after receiving the alarm, the Mayitas rescue base immediately notified the relevant departments to set up road closures at the wind and snow spots in Kurumsu and Tiechanggou, and quickly dispatched snow removal vehicles, An emergency rescue vehicle waited for rescue. On the section where the sight of wind and snow was particularly poor, two foreign cars had slipped off the roadbed nervously because they could not see the oncoming vehicle, and there was a snowstorm in the engine of the car, where the engine stalled.
He Jinwu said that if the wind pressure decreases tomorrow morning, it is hoped that the dredging channel will be restored to traffic. 称目前，该路段暴风雪依旧，仍在进行交通封闭状态。 The platinum-rhodium thermocouple said that at present, the snowstorm on this section is still underway, and traffic is still being closed.
Mayitas is located in Emin County, northwestern Xinjiang, and is located upstream of the well-known Laofengkou wind zone. Snowstorms are more serious than the old ones, and it is a rare snowstorm disaster in the world. 报道这里东西风交替频繁，刮大风时，地面雪往往伴着大风形成强劲的风雪流，能见度极低，常常出现风雪封路和车辆滞留情况 Platinum and rhodium thermocouples reported that the east and west winds alternate frequently. When the wind is strong, the snow on the ground is often accompanied by a strong wind to form a strong snow flow. The visibility is extremely low, and snow and road closures and vehicle detention often occur.