The General Regional Police Directorate of Western Macedonia informs about the situation on the road network of Western Macedonia.
The announcement mentions the areas and roads where drivers should drive with anti-skid chains.
Normally the movement of vehicles on Egnatia Odos
The regions of Grevena, Kastoria and Florina are included in the list, while Kozani and Ptolemaida are excluded, as the movement of vehicles is carried out without problems.
Where the use of anti-skid chains is necessary
In Grevena, vehicle traffic is carried out exclusively with the use of special tires or anti-skid chains on the provincial road Grevenon-Samarinas, from the 12th km to the 54th km, on the provincial road Grevenon-X/K Vasilitsas, from the 12th km to the 50th km and on the provincial road Grevenon-Ziaka-Perivoliou, from the 12th km to the 45th km.
Vehicle traffic on Egnatia Road, as well as on the national and other provincial road networks, is proceeding normally.
In Kastoria, drivers driving their vehicles from the 18th km to the 28th km of the Kastoria-Florina Provincial Road (via Vitsio), and from the 38th to the 48th km of the Kastoria-Ioannina Provincial Road (via Kotyli).
Traffic is operating normally on the section of the vertical axis (A-29) of Egnatia Road, Siatistas-Krystallopigi, as well as on the national and other provincial road networks.
In Florina, it is necessary to use a special type of tires or anti-skid chains on the Florina-Kastoria Provincial Road (via Vitsio), from the 18th km to the 30th km, while vehicle traffic on the vertical axis of Egnatia Road (A-27) Niki – Florina, as well as in the rest of the national and provincial road network, is running normally.
Normal traffic in Kozani and Ptolemaida
Vehicle traffic on the Kozani network on Egnatia Road, on the vertical axis of the Kozani-Ptolemaida Egnatia Road, as well as on the entire national and provincial road network, continues without problems.