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Snowstorms will fall on the Irkutsk region

Snowstorms will fall on the Irkutsk region
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Wind intensification to 15-18 m / s and a blizzard are predicted by weather forecasters for the Irkutsk region on January 20. Bad weather will hit the western and northern regions.

According to the press service of the regional department of the Ministry for Emergencies, wind gusts of up to 14 m / s are forecast in some places. On Lake Baikal, light snow will pass in places, the wind will increase to 12-17 m / s. The air temperature at night drops to -19 ... -24 degrees, when clearing - to -25 ... -30, during the day the air warms up to -13 ... -18 degrees.

Rescuers recommend residents and tourists to abandon long-distance trips, as well as ice exits and long pedestrian crossings. The departure of cars to Lake Baikal is also dangerous.