MOSCOW, 17 Feb – RIA Novosti. Light snow and light frosts up to minus 10 are expected in Moscow on Wednesday, Elena Volosyuk, leading specialist of the Phobos weather center, told RIA Novosti. “The capital region today will be under the influence of a small cyclone that came to us from the northwest. In such conditions the weather will be cloudy, sometimes a little snow, but the frosts will weaken a little. The temperature in the city will be minus 8-10, in the region up to minus 7-12, “Volosyuk said.
The forecaster also added that at night the lowest temperature was recorded in the east of the Moscow region – minus 16.6, in Moscow, the thermometer showed minus 11.9.
According to her, the wind is expected to change directions, in the first half of the day it is south, south-west, in the afternoon it will move to the north-west, the wind is weak – up to 8 meters per second. Atmospheric pressure by the end of the day will approach the norm and will be 746 millimeters of mercury.