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In Russia is gaining strength powerful Arctic invasion, on the Yamal Peninsula the night temperature dropped to minus 40 degrees. It is reported portal “Meteotest” on Tuesday, November 19.
Frigid air from the Arctic has reached also to the Khanty-Mansi Autonomous district, where due to frost in the lower grades were canceling classes. The same temperature regime established in the West Siberia and the Urals.
According to weather forecasts, the cold air from the Polar Urals in the next few days will move 300-400 km to the South and out to the border with Kazakhstan. It is expected that on 20 November the temperature in Altai, Kuzbass, Novosibirsk and Tomsk regions will not rise above minus 20 degrees.
Scientific Director of the hydrometeorological center of Russia Roman Vilfand on 11 November said that the winter temperature anomalies in two times more than in summer, because the sun can not compensate for the influence of cold masses.
Earlier it was reported that climate winter in Moscow will not come until the end of November. Forecasters also predicted that in winter months the temperature in the capital will be one or two degrees above normal.
Video, photo All from Russia.