just for the rose Monday, the climax of the street carnival, to predict the weather services a storm. The Deep "Bennet" is expected to sweep with a 70 to 80 kilometers per hour on North Rhine-Westphalia and for rain. In the carnival strongholds of Cologne and Düsseldorf and in the Ruhr area, the Wind could occur with the thickness of eight to nine.
In the carnival stronghold of Cologne, the carnival parade will start as planned at 10 am, informed the festival Committee on Monday - but with a few restrictions. So carnival must forgo for reasons of safety, to portable large figures, flags and signs. Horses and carriages are not allowed, "the animals in addition to the challenges posed by noise and crowds, not additional stress factors caused by agitated small parts", - stated in a communication from the city. To offer the Wind less surface area to the side and rear walls of the stands, and panels can be removed from the mobile fences. The major motive all along for the ride.<, but/p>
Also in Bavaria it is stormy, but the trains will be held
The state capital of Düsseldorf has moved its parade to about two hours, probably he will start at 13.30. The düsseldorf car will be "very airy" and filigree designed, a spokesman said, and therefore more susceptible to gusts than the massively-built motto of the car at the Cologne rose Monday parade. Up to a wind strength of seven, the train in Dusseldorf can go out, from strength of eight, he would have to be canceled.
Bottrop has canceled its carnival already. "This is, of course, to digest the many Committed hard to the heart to put blood and commitment in the anniversary presentation, but also in the other good ideas of all the carnival groups for the carnival," said Bottrop's mayor Bernd Tischler. The danger from the storm but it is too large.
In Mainz, where the storm according to current forecasts, on Monday afternoon to arrive, it was in the Moment that the move will begin as scheduled at 11: 11 PM, it is the local carnival Association. A final decision should fall.
In Duisburg starts the train two hours later at 15.11 PM, in Ratingen, near Düsseldorf, the train was delayed for five hours and now starts only at 15.11 PM, Aachen wants to start an hour later at 12: 11 PM, Münster shifts of two hours at 14.11 PM. Everywhere the organizers have, however, until recently, the current weather forecasts, to decide whether the train may have to be cancelled.
in Bavaria, the Deep "Bennet will be felt". There, the German weather service predicts, although the mild temperatures of ten to 16 degrees, but gusts of wind and scattered showers and Thunderstorms. "Especially in the Franconian Carnival strongholds, the organizers of parades should be careful," says a meteorologist for the weather service. So far, no operator has cancelled the carnival parade.