TBILISI, DFWatch–Traffic is prohibited along the Gudauri-Kobi section of the old military highway in northern Georgia due to snow and danger of avalanche.

According to the Infrastructure Ministry’s road department, no vehicles are allowed through in that stretch of road, while cars are prohibited from stopping in Darially Valley, the 134km – 135km section.

Police cars are controlling the area and coordinating traffic.

Staff and equipment have been dispatched to help clear the roads, but will not begin working until the avalanche danger is over.

There are currently no traffic restrictions in other parts of Georgia.

The weather forecast predicts that the weather will be changing February 14.