It Will Be Windy in the Capital in the Next Two Days
In Astana, rain changed by snow, strong snowstorm have resulted in severe black ice. Utilities services are operating in emergency mode. According to “Astana Tazalyk” LLP, 2 525 workers, as well as 1 572 units of machinery have been involved in snow removal within the day. 55 tons of reagent have been spread and 485 cubic meters of sand-salt mixture have been used. Just during Sunday, 19 249 cubic meters of snow have been removed from the city.
In the next two days the weather will remain unchanged. Today, wind gusts will reach 15-20 meters per second. The air temperature will be 7-9 degrees below zero in the afternoon. Snow removal works are continued in the capital. In the morning, 1 086 units of machinery have been involved to help 2478 road workers.
Tomorrow, on December 6, Astana will have partly cloudy weather, light snow, blowing snow. Wind southwest with gusts up to 9-14 m/s. The temperature at night will be -7 … -9C, in the daytime -5 … -7C.
The day after tomorrow partly cloudy weather without precipitations and drifting snow is expected in the capital. South-west wind, 9-14 m/s. The temperature at night will drop to 13-15 degrees with a minus sign, and -8 … -10C during the daytime.
Source: Akimat of Astana