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Meteorologist Tishkovets spoke about “officially the first snow this season in Moscow”

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Weekends in Moscow and the Moscow region will be record warm, but windy and rainy, about a quarter of the entire monthly rainfall will fall. Evgeniy Tishkovets, a leading specialist of the Phobos Center, reported this to Profile. He also talked about “officially the first snow of the current season in Moscow” and that motorists need to gradually start changing summer tires.

Today in Moscow and the region it will be cloudy, in some places there will be light rain, southwest wind of 3-8 meters per second. During the day in the capital, the thermometers will rise to plus 8-10°C, in the Moscow region – plus 6-11°C, which is 3-5°C above the climatic norm. Atmospheric pressure will drop slightly to 750 mmHg, he said.

“On Saturday at night it will be plus 4 – 9 ° C, in the daytime already plus 7 – 12 ° C, Sunday night will become the warmest, at least in the last 75 years, since the thermometers will fluctuate from plus 8 to 10 ° C, in the region plus 6 – 11 ° C. However, the record heat will not last long and already in the second half of Sunday a cold atmospheric front will begin to break through, which will be accompanied by the onset of the invasion of polar air, storm winds with gusts of up to 15 – 20 meters per second. about 10°C of heat, but in the afternoon the thermometer readings will drop to plus 5 -7°C, and in the evening it will already be plus 1 – 3°C, that is, the rains will turn into sleet with deterioration in visibility up to several kilometers. This will be officially the first snow this season in Moscow,” the meteorologist noted.

Tishkovets said that the beginning of next week will be marked by short-lived snowfall. At night it will be windy and already with a snowstorm. On Monday morning frosts down to minus 2°C are expected in Moscow. The roads will become slippery and icy. In places it will be possible to see a “symbolic” snow cover. Light wet snow is also possible during the day, the temperature is not higher than plus 1 – 3°C. “On Tuesday, the nature of the weather will not change. I think that it makes sense to gradually change the tires,” the meteorologist added.

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