EMERCOM management in Moscow announced a storm warning. In the second half of Saturday in the capital is expected a thunderstorm, and on the night of Sunday – wet snow and rain.
According to the ministry, in the region a thunderstorm and wind with gusts up to 20-25 meters per second is expected. In addition, the air temperature will drop to 1-3 degrees Celsius.
MOE recommended to wait out the bad weather at home. The mayor of the capital, Sergei Sobyanin, asked the Muscovites to be “extremely attentive and not to be near trees”. “It’s really dangerous!”, He wrote on Twitter. According to him, “rescue services are fully prepared”.
Because of the weather in the capital, Gorky Park was closed, according to his website. The press service of the Moscow mayor’s office also reports on the closure of the territory VDNH. It is reported that the cost of all tickets for April 21 will be compensated.