Due to higher temperature forecasted, less tough ice regime is introduced in the port of Ust-Luga.
W.e.f. April 2, 2018 the following restrictions will be applied in the port and in the approach channels:
- Barges pulled by tugs are not allowed to sail in the port.
- Vessels without an ice class are allowed to sail only escorted by and icebreaker.
- Vessels with the Ice1 ice class and above are allowed to sail independently or escorted by an icebreaker.