MOSCOW, 18 Feb – RIA Novosti. In most regions of Russia, a cold anomaly is expected in the next five days, indicated on the synoptic map in shades of blue, Roman Vilfand, scientific director of the Hydrometeorological Center, told RIA Novosti.
“In fact, if you look at the average temperature anomaly for the next five days, from February 18 to February 22, then almost the entire territory of our country is colored blue, and mostly blue, that is, cold weather. The temperature anomaly is negative,” he said …
At the same time, the scientist added, in the Far East the temperature will be around the norm or above the norm by four degrees.
“Only in Kamchatka and Sakhalin the temperature is 6-8 degrees above normal in the coming days,” Vilfand said.
The interlocutor of the agency stressed that in the North-West, Central and Volga federal districts, the temperatures on February 18-19 will be about 12 degrees below normal. On Saturday, February 20 – by eight degrees, on Sunday and Monday temperatures will already be 1-2 degrees below normal.