16 February 2016, Tuesday, 17:42

Ministry of Emergency Situations warns of wind strengthening and snow drifts in Bashkortostan


UFA, 16 February 2016. /Bashinform News Agency, Ksenia Kalinina/. In Bashkortostan, the Ministry of Emergency Situations with reference to the Met Office RB warns of weather conditions worsening. On Wednesday, February 17, in some areas of the region it is expected snow, fog, ice-slick, snow drifts on the roads. Wind gusts will reach 23 m/s.

Rescuers advise not to stay outside and follow the information messages as possible.

As previously reported, the weather forecasters predicted this day cloudy weather with clearings, precipitations in the form of snow and moderate winds,  with strong gusts in some areas. On February 17, at night the temperatures will range from -6, -11 degrees Celsius, 0 and -5 degrees during the day.