Moscow – Residents warned to prepare for blizzard


More snow (strong) prediction: Snow blizzard and winter frost – the forecast for the end of the week in Moscow.

 Muscovites and residents of suburbs need to prepare for the return of winter weather with snow blizzard and tangible frost.

http://hmn.ru/index.php?index=1&ts=160317120231
https://www.gismeteo.ru/news/klimat/18389-sneg-metel-i-zimniy-moroz-151-prognoz-na-konets-nedeli-v-moskve/

Blizzard in Arkhangelsk , Murmansk region:
In Murmansk strong winds tore roofs from houses and felled trees. Some areas of the city remain without electricity.

In the coming days it will snow in the Murmansk region – a strong snowstorm. The ministry urged local residents to stay home, if possible, do not go out.

http://hmn.ru/index.php?index=1&ts=160317110047

Thanks to Martin Siebert for these links


2 thoughts on “Moscow – Residents warned to prepare for blizzard

  1. Expected precipitation, fog in places, ice, blowing snow and strong winds. In several regions of Kazakhstan declared a storm warning, closed roads. March 19, 2016
    In Astana, Akmola, South Kazakhstan, Kyzylorda, Zhabylskoy areas declared a storm warning on the weekends. In addition, in the Akmola, Aktobe, Karaganda, Kostanai, North Kazakhstan oblasts limited traffic on the roads, reports BNews.kz.
    A storm warning:
    In Astana on March 19-20 is stored southwest wind – 15-20 m / s, ice.
    March 19-20, in the Akmola region saved places blowing snow, ice, in most parts of the south-west wind – 15-20, gusts in some places – 23-28 m / s.
    The night of March 19-20 in South Kazakhstan and Kyzylorda regions persist, March 18-20 in Zhambyl region are expected frosts – 0-5 degrees.
    Road Closure:
    In Akmola region from 18.03 due to the deteriorating weather conditions (strong blowing snow, visibility restriction) closed traffic on sections of a / d “Yekaterinburg – Almaty” (917-856 km p.Zhaksy – gr.SKO), “Kokshetau – Atbasar” (0-184 km) for all types of vehicles.
    In Aktobe region from 18.03 due to the deteriorating weather conditions (snow, blizzard, ice, poor visibility) closed traffic on sections of a / d republican values, “Northern Bypass” (0-39 km, Aktobe); “Karabutak – Komsomol – Kostanay” (83-234 km), “Samara – Shymkent” (773-965 km p.Belogorka – Khromtau – Karabutak), “Aktobe – Orsk” (19-70 km), the A / D Regional values: “Don – Badamsha” (17-76 km); ‘Aktobe – Rodnikovka – Martuk “(10-74 km); “Peter and Paul Fortress – Hazretovka” (0-36 km); ‘Aktobe – Balgarka – Shubarkuduk “(17-193), for all types of vehicles.
    In the Karaganda region with 18.03 at the deteriorating weather conditions (snowstorm, limiting visibility) closed traffic on the sites of national and regional importance: a / d “Zhezkazgan – Petropavlsk” (130-240 km p.Ulytau – gr.Kostanayskoy region.) for all kinds of vehicles; Karaganda – p.Osakarovka (1037-1142 km a / d “Almaty – Yekaterinburg”), Karaganda – Balkhash (641-1007 km a / d “Almaty – Yekaterinburg”) for freight and public transport.
    In Kostanai region with 18.03 at the deteriorating weather conditions (snowstorm, poor visibility) closed traffic on sections of the republican values ​​”Karabutak – Denisovka” (231-385 km p.Denisovka – gr.Aktyubinsky region), “gr.RF – Almaty “(686-729 km p.Sarykol – t standard deviation..),” Kostanay – Auliekol – Surhan “(108-232 km p.Auliekol-Chelgashi – gr.Akmolinskoy area.); “Mamlyutka – Kostanay” (180-249 km p.Uzunkol – gr.SKO.) And a / d of regional significance “Uzunkol – Sarykol” (0-79 km); “Sarykol – Oakwood Large” (0-56 km), “Auliekol – Zhaldama” (0-257 km); “Ore – Cachar – Fedorovka” (0-82 km); “Krasnaya Presnya – Zverinogolovsk” (0-56 km), all types of vehicles.
    In the North-Kazakhstan region with 18.03 at the deteriorating weather conditions (blowing snow, poor visibility) closed traffic on the sites of the national values ​​and / d “Yekaterinburg – Almaty” (729-865 km gr.Kostanayskoy area – gr.Akmolinskoy area) “Zhezkazgan – Petropavlovsk” (595-875 km gr.Akmolinskoy area – p.Pokrovka Esil district), “Kokshetau – Ruzaevka” (61-196 km gr.Akmolinskoy area – p.Ruzaevka Aiyrtau district), “Podzd to MK . Karasai Batyr “(0-24 km) and a / d of regional importance for all types of vehicles.
    http://bnews.kz/ru/news/v_neskolkih_oblastyah_kazahstana_obyavleno_shtormovoe_preduprezhdenie_zakriti_dorogi-2016_03_19-1262780

  2. pretty widespread savage weather
    I hear a plane crashed after one attempt in snow/sleet a 2hr flyround to lose fuel and then crashed on 2nd attempt
    reports said maybe 60? dead ;-(

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