15 November 2012, Thursday, 15:00

Ice and packed snow on roads of Bashkiria

author: Alfiya Sharafutdinova

The weather established in Bashkiria continues to complicate the road situation. According to the republican department of EMERCOM, today, on November 15, snow and light blizzard is expected in the region so car drivers will be accompanied with low visibility, packed snow and black ice. The temperature of air during the day and at night will keep at zero–minus five degrees Celsius.

On Friday, November 16, small warming — up to plus one-two degrees Celsius will transform the sleet into the rain. And on November 17, against the fall of temperature to minus one-six degrees  Celsius and quite strong north wind of 10-15 metres per second, roads will  become even more icy.