MOSCOW, February 21 – RIA Novosti. In the next five days, from the western borders of Russia to the Pacific coast, abnormal cold weather will be observed, the coldest day will be February 23, scientific director of the Hydrometeorological Center Roman Vilfand told RIA Novosti.
“The average anomaly until February 24, including the first working day, starting from the western borders of the country and actually to the Pacific coast. Everywhere there is a negative anomaly in the next five days. It is coldest on the 23rd in the European territory, in the Volga region, in the Urals, in the Western Siberia and the Krasnoyarsk Territory “, – said the forecaster.
He clarified that in some parts of the country, cold weather is provided by an anticyclone, and somewhere – by an inflow of cold air. As a result, it will be cold throughout Russia.
On February 23, residents of the center of European Russia will experience a cooling down to minus 15-17 degrees during the day and up to minus 33 degrees at night, Vilfand also said. “Of course, the weather happens on February 23 and it is mild, with feminine features, but this time it will be really harsh,” he said.
He noted that such “male” weather will be typical for the entire center of the European part of Russia.
“At night -23-25 degrees in Moscow, in the city center about -20, and in the region up to -28 degrees, and in low places up to -33 degrees. It will be a really cold day. The temperature during the day is -15-17 degrees, the region will be -19 degrees. But it will be slightly windy and sunny. The same weather will be in the center of European Russia, “concluded Wilfand. Moscow Today: a metropolis for life