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The authorities of Yakutsk have canceled classes in schools because of 40-degree frost. This was reported on the website of the municipality.
The temperature of the air in the city, as noted in the press service of the city administration, dropped to minus 46 degrees.
In the order of Department of education of Yakutsk it is emphasized that at minus 45 degrees activated the day determined in the city for students in grades 1-5 schools, at minus 48 degrees – for students in grades 1-8, and at minus 50 degrees – for all students.
January 21, scientific Director of the hydrometeorological Roman Vilfand said that in Russia ten days will be observed abnormal deviations from average temperatures. He said that on the Asian part of the country the temperature will exceed the norm by 20 degrees for European — 12.
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