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Abnormal heat in Russia has already begun, not only in its Central part and in the Urals. This told the scientific Director of the hydrometeorological center of Russia Roman Vilfand in an interview to “Moskovsky Komsomolets” on Sunday, may 24.
“The temperature in the South of Western Siberia and the Krasnoyarsk territory there was less than 30 degrees, which corresponds to the high values in the summer months, and the may rate is more than 15 degrees. High temperature was observed much further North, up to Salekhard. However, the anomaly in the last week of may is leveled,” — said the forecaster.
On the eve Vilfand said that in Central Russia, the warming will begin only on the last week of may. So, on Monday, may 25, is expected to be around 17-18 degrees. Then on Tuesday, may 26, the temperature rises by one degree and only toward the end of the month will reach 25 degrees. However, Vilfand said that the heat wave was typical for the last 20 days of may, and will be characteristic for the remaining days of the month.
Earlier, forecasters reported that in June and July in the capital region is expected to extreme heat. Experts all-Russian scientific research Institute on problems of civil defense and emergency situations promised to Muscovites that the temperature in the summer day can rise to plus 30 degrees. On the southern borders of the country are expected over 35 degrees Celsius.
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