Anadyr authorities on Wednesday canceled classes in schools for pupils of 7.1 classes because bitter cold and wind, according to the city administration.
"On Wednesday in the capital region, the temperature drops to 34 degrees below zero, the wind speed is 10 meters per second are possible gusts of up to 14 meters per second, drifting snow, which matches that of the weather conditions for the lifting of training sessions for students in grades 1.7" — the representative of the administration of the capital of Chukotka.
According to a forecast meteorologist Chukotka, on Thursday in Anadyr remain low temperatures to 32 degrees below zero, as expected wind gusts of up to 10 meters per second.
Low temperatures are now established throughout the region. Frosty just Bilibino and Autonomous District, where the temperature drops to minus 41-43 degrees. On the coast, the seas of 15-20 degrees warmer, but there, as in Anadyr, accompanied by cold wind.
Meteorologists predict that on Thursday night in the continental region (city Bilibino Bilibino district) the temperature drops to 45-50 degrees below zero, and on the coast of the East Siberian Sea (city Pevek and Chaunsky area) — to 35-38 degrees Celsius . In addition, on the shores of the Chukchi and Bering seas at 21-29 degrees below zero are expected and strong winds up to 13-18 meters per second blowing.
In the regional emergencies department said that at the moment of emergency situations related to cold temperatures, impaired heat and water supply of settlements can be identified.