Abnormal cold temperature is lowered at night to minus 30 — 40 degrees is expected in Komi, Arkhangelsk and Vologda regions and the Nenets Autonomous District at the end of the week at night, the thermometer drops to minus 30 degrees Celsius, according to the website "Meteonovosti."
"In the northern regions of European Russia established abnormally cold weather with an average temperature of 7-8 degrees below normal. By the end of the week the situation will not change. In Arkhangelsk, Vologda, and the Republic of Komi in the morning air will freeze solid to minus 30-35 degrees in the Nenets Autonomous District — and to minus 40, and the day of minus 20, "- said in a statement.
According to forecasters, the anomalous cold established "in the background of high atmospheric pressure at sea level and a powerful cold center, formed over the region at high altitudes."
According to "Meteonovosti" the previous day in most areas of the north of European Russia the temperature did not rise above minus 18-23 degrees Celsius, and at night with low clouds the air freezes to minus 25-30, in places up to minus 33 degrees below zero.