Heavy rain in Moscow

Last weekend in the capital region was a record for the amount of precipitation in the history of weather observationsLast weekend in the capital region was a record for the amount of precipitation in the history of weather observations. Cause heavy rains began cyclone, which moves from the northwest to the Middle Volga. According to "Interfax" on Monday in Gidrometeobyuro Moscow and Moscow region, for 10 and 11 September in the International Exhibition Center, where the capital is the basic weather station, dropped 47 mm of precipitation, which is 72% of the September norm.

According to the newspaper "Komsomolskaya Pravda", only for the night of September 11 in the VVC fell 20 mm. The previous record was set in 1978, and was 17.7 mm. This Day in previous years, the weather hit records, but not for precipitation and temperature. September 11, 1892 in Moscow, the thermometer dropped to minus 1.4 degrees. The hottest September 11 dawned in the capital in 1909 — then the air is warmed to plus 27.8 degrees.

 Cause heavy rains began cyclone, which moves from the northwest to the Middle VolgaAccording to experts, for Saturday and Sunday in the MSU fell slightly less rainfall than the VVC — 41.5 mm. In the suburbs were more intense rains. Only in the last day in Serpukhov fell 33 mm in Dmitrov — 31 mm. Meteorologists say that in some areas of the Moscow region over the weekend September's rainfall was exceeded.

In some areas of the city and region gusts reached up to 12-17 m / s. 23:00 Sunday in Moscow there were storm warning.

Despite such heavy rainfall, severe flooding in Moscow over the weekend had been reported, according to RIA "News" in the press-secretary of the State Unitary Enterprise "Mosvodostok" Igor Epifanov. "Applications received, but they were routine, so to talk about serious floodings do not have to" — said Epifanov.

 Only for the night of September 11 in the area of VVC fell 20 mm.  The previous record was set in 1978, and was 17.7 mmAccording to the representative of SUE "Mosvodostok", in many places the application have not been confirmed as the water went up to the very arrival repairmen. In particular, this has been the application of the flooding on Savelovskaya overpass.

The rain had stopped only by Saturday. This week will "quasi Indian Summer"

According to the forecast on Monday in the capital region is expected to cool wet weather. Afternoon air warms up in the capital not exceeding 15-17 degrees. Possibility of rain. According to forecasters, air pressure back to normal and will be 744 mm Hg.

As expected, the rain has completely stopped in Moscow and the Moscow region until Saturday, September 17.

 Despite such heavy rainfall, severe flooding in Moscow over the weekend were not registeredForecasters say that in Central Russia in the next few days the weather will improve, but the real Indian summer will come only in the second half of September. According to the Director meteorologist Roman Vilfand, the temperature in central Russia will gradually rise. This week in the Moscow region and adjacent areas of the temperature rise to plus 18-20 degrees.

In central Russia on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday are expected mostly sunny with a few showers. "It will be a quasi Indian summer. Good weather will hold a short period of two to three days," — said Vilfand.

As before, meteorologists expect the arrival of the Indian summer in Central Russia in the second half of September. At the same time this week Indian summer comes to the south of the Urals Federal District, in the Volga region, in the south of Western Siberia.

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