Snow blizzard and cooling to minus 16 degrees are expected in Tomsk on Friday, according to the website of Tomsk weather center.
On Monday the Tomsk hydrometeorological declared a storm warning in view of the fact that from 26 to 28 February in the Tomsk region were expected snow, blizzards, wind gusts up to 17-22 meters per second. On Thursday, forecasters extended storm preduprezhdeniedo Saturday.
Thermometer on Thursday afternoon in Tomsk fell to minus 4 degrees.
"In Tomsk (Friday) is expected temperature of minus 9.7 degrees, with cooling to minus 14-16 degrees. As of the thermometer shows from zero to minus 5 degrees to the west of the region the temperature drops to minus 17-22 degrees," — said.
According to forecasters, and in Tomsk region in Friday the snow, blizzards, and northwestern wind of 9-14 meters per second, sometimes gusts of up to 19-24 meters per second. On the roads of snow drifts.