About a third of the monthly norm of precipitation fell in the last day in the Central Federal District, the increase in snow cover was about 12 centimeters, told RIA Novosti on duty situation center Hydromet.
"According to preliminary data, in the past day has dropped from 6 to 14 mm, an increase of snow cover between 5 and 12 centimeters. During a heavy snowfall last night was the same, dropped from 4 to 14 millimeters of rain. This is where a third of the monthly average , "- said the source.
He stressed that these are preliminary data, more accurate information is made available to 10.00 MSK.