The Hydrometeorological Center warned of a serious deterioration in the weather in several regions of Russia at once.
Heavy precipitation is predicted in the Krasnodar Territory, Leningrad, Arkhangelsk, Ivanovo and Moscow Regions, as well as in the Republic of Karelia and the Nenets Autonomous Okrug. And in the Crimea at night it will get colder up to -10 degrees. TASS was told about this by the country’s chief forecaster Roman Vilfand.
In the Krasnodar Territory, it will go in a mixed form – this is snow, and sleet, and rain. The wind will increase to 20-22 meters per second. “In general, dangerous and difficult weather”, – stated the meteorologist, describing synoptic processes in the center and south of Russia on January 13-15.
According to Vilfand, an avalanche will be dangerous in the North Caucasus these days.
The weather will also worsen in the Northwestern Federal District. In the Murmansk region, wind gusts will reach 28 meters per second, heavy snow is expected in the Leningrad region, and a blizzard in Karelia.
On Friday, heavy snow will begin in the Moscow and Ivanovo regions.