Saturday February 8, 2020
Hurricane "Sabine" is heading for Germany. Wind speeds of up to 120 kilometers per hour could also restrict flight operations. Lufthansa is already addressing its passengers. Safety is a top priority for the airline.
Due to an announced storm low, massive traffic disruptions can be expected. From Saturday afternoon until probably Tuesday there will be flight cancellations and delays, Lufthansa said on request. Passengers should check the status of their flight on lufthansa.com in advance. Security is a top priority. Deutsche Bahn is also expecting impairments due to the "Sabine" storm. In Northern and Western Germany in particular, significant disruptions are to be expected in regional and long-distance traffic from Sunday evening. "We recommend our travelers to postpone their planned trip to another day from Sunday, February 9th, 2020 to Tuesday, February 11th, 2020," said the train. The ntv weather expert Bernd Fuchs warns of the hurricane low with strong wind. The climax is expected on Monday night with hurricane gusts at wind speeds of up to 120 kilometers per hour.