December 16, 2022, 19:18 – Public News Service – OSN

From December 17, 09:00 to the end of December 18, residents and guests of Moscow are expected to experience snowfall, icy conditions and blizzard. This was stated by the press service of the Main Directorate of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Russia.

“According to the forecasts of weather forecasters of Roshydromet, from 9:00 on December 17, with preservation until the end of the day on December 18, snow is expected in Moscow, sometimes heavy. Northern quarter wind 7-12 m/s, gusts up to 15 m/s in places. Black ice, blizzard in places, snowdrifts on the roads, ”experts warned.

According to them, Muscovites should be careful.

In addition, Moscow announced the “yellow” level weather hazard due to strong gusty winds. It is specified that the weather warning will be valid from 09:00 to 21:00 Saturday, December 17.

In addition, the yellow level of danger is declared due to a snowstorm until December 18, 21:00.

As the Public News Service wrote earlier, “snowy doomsday”will come to Moscow this coming weekend, snowdrifts will reach about 30 centimeters, said Evgeny Tishkovets.

He added that the weather will be mild. So, on Saturday night the temperature will be about 10 degrees below zero, and during the day the thermometers will show from zero to minus five degrees.