Home Economy Muscovites promised a very hot weekend with rain and thunderstorms

Muscovites promised a very hot weekend with rain and thunderstorms

On the upcoming Saturday, August 6, very hot weather is expected in Moscow and the region with temperatures up to +34 degrees. At the same time, on Sunday, the thermometers will drop, heavy rains and thunderstorms are possible. Roman Vilfand, scientific director of the Hydrometeorological Center, told Izvestia about this.

According to him, Friday and Saturday are very likely to be among the hottest days for the entire current period. Thus, the air temperature will reach +33 degrees, and in the Moscow region it is possible to reach +34 degrees.

“And a storm warning was issued, it’s called that – a warning about dangerous weather, extreme heat. At temperatures above +30 degrees, it is especially difficult for residents of temperate latitudes, and residents of a metropolis, ”Vilfand emphasized.

On Sunday there will be a change in weather conditions: cloudy, intermittent rains, heavy in some places, as well as thunderstorms are predicted. At the same time, the temperature will be quite comfortable, around plus 26-28 degrees, the meteorologist said.

“But since Monday, the circulation conditions have changed and the impact of the anticyclone is still there, but Moscow will already be in the cold part of this anticyclone. The temperature in the region on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday is about plus 21-26 degrees, significant precipitation is not expected, in Moscow the temperature will be plus 22-25. Absolutely normal weather,” added the scientific director of the Hydrometeorological Center.

The day before, Evgeny Tishkovets, a leading employee of the Phobos weather center, warned that “rocks from the sky” are expected in Central Russia on Sunday. According to him, this phenomenon is a thunderstorm with intense downpours, squally winds and mosaic hail up to 2-4 cm in diameter. At the same time, by Monday, August 8, the weather will clear up for a while, but it will become a little cooler, the air temperature will finally return to moderate next week. climatic course of the final summer month.

Leave a Reply