26.12.10.Po research results in a number of regions in Sweden in December will be the coldest month for 110 years. This was announced today that the Meteorological Service of the country.
Such a snowy and cold winter in the province of Götaland and Svealand — west and east coast of the kingdom — do not remember 1890, "It is not surprising that the transport is not always work well," — quoted by ITAR-TASS reports excerpts from Swedish meteorologists.
In the mountains in the north of the kingdom Idre this weekend there were lowering the temperature to-36C. In the southern town of Kristianstad and Kalmar broken record 1878 and 1859.
On the eve of New Year celebrations in the country's transport links were huge failures. Forecasters warned residents of provinces and Gävleborg Vesternorrland that in their regions expected loss of up to 30 cm of snow and along the coast will blow strong winds. In the metropolitan area of fresh snow height is 10 cm