Last night in Moscow became the warmest in the winter, said on Saturday, February 27, a leading employee of the weather center “Phobos” Yevgeny Tishkovets.
“Last night, the minimum temperature was +2.2 degrees. Thus, it was the warmest night this winter, “RIA Novosti reports.
According to the forecaster, by Saturday morning in the capital it got colder and the temperature went to minus values.
Tishkovets also told about the weather for the residents of the Moscow region on February 27. In the capital region, snowfall with gusts of wind is expected, there will be heavy icing on the roads, the air temperature in Moscow will drop to -1 … 3 degrees, and in the Moscow region – to -5 degrees.
“During the day, the weather conditions in the metropolitan area will be influenced and passed by a cold atmospheric front associated with the North Atlantic cyclone. Cloudy weather with unstable clearings is expected, there will be a short-term charge of snow, ”the forecaster said on his Instagram page.
Tishkovets also reported about an increase in the wind up to 4-9 m / s and warned about the occurrence of ice after freezing temperatures. Atmospheric pressure will rise and will amount to 754 ml of mercury.
On the eve, the scientific director of the Hydrometeorological Center of Russia, Roman Vilfand, told about the weather in Moscow in early March. According to him, the townspeople should not wait for warmth yet.