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It will get a little warmer on Saturday, during the day the temperature will rise to minus 10 degrees.

Tonight, the temperature in Moscow will drop to minus 27 degrees. Cooling is expected in the center to 21 degrees below zero. In the afternoon on Tuesday, February 9, it will warm to minus 15 degrees. Light snow is possible in some places.

Wednesday, February 10, will be cloudy and snowy at night. The air temperature will be minus 15 – minus 17 degrees, in the daytime – 14-16 degrees below zero, light snow is expected.

On Thursday night it will be from minus 20 to minus 22 degrees, in the afternoon – from 15 to 17 degrees below zero. No significant precipitation is predicted.

Heavy snow and blizzard are expected on Friday and Saturday. The northeast wind will blow at a speed of 5-10 meters per second, gusts up to 17 meters per second are possible. On Friday night it will get colder to minus 22 degrees, the air temperature during the day will be from minus 12 to minus 17 degrees.

The same temperature will remain on Saturday night. During the day it will get warmer up to minus 10 degrees. In such weather, difficulties on the roads are possible, drivers are advised to be attentive and careful. Pedestrians are advised to choose comfortable shoes – without heels and with non-slip soles.

Due to severe frosts, utilities are gradually increasing the temperature in the city’s heating system. Gradual adjustments take place automatically under the control of dispatching services based on the readings of temperature sensors. Heat is controlled by lowering or increasing the temperature of the coolant and increasing or decreasing its volume.

In addition, in cold weather, city services are transferred to an enhanced mode of operation. 1,500 emergency teams equipped with the necessary materials and equipment are on duty around the clock. Also, 2,500 emergency power supply sources, mobile boiler houses were prepared, reserves of reserve fuel were formed.

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EDITOR’S NOTE: This article is a translation. Apologies should the grammar and or sentence structure not be perfect.

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