05 February 2016, Friday, 10:26

Blizzards and snow drifts are expected again on the roads in Bashkiria


UFA, 5 February 2016. /Bashinform News Agency, Arthur Basyrov/. In Bashkortostan, on February 5, it is again expected blizzard and snow drifts on the roads, reported by the Main Directorate of Emergency Ministry in the republic with reference to Bashkir Met Office.

A cloudy weather is forecast in the region, with a little wet snowing at night. In the southern parts of the region — snowstorms, snow drifts on the roads. Patchy fog, ice-slick, sticking of wet snow on wires and trees, packed snow on separate parts of the road, sleet are expected. Wind will be southwest, west 7-12 m/s, gusts of 15-20 m/s during the day. Air temperature at night will drop to  -2, -7 degrees Celsius, at daytime -3 + 2.