Today, due to snowfall that the morning has covered the Northern regions of Ukraine, entry of trucks and lorries in Kiev is limited. This is stated in the press service of the municipality.
“December 18 is expected complication weather conditions: the morning and afternoon heavy snow, Blizzard, wind of 15-20 m/with, on roads ice. It is expected the formation of snow cover with a height of 5-10 cm”, – stated in the message.
Restrictions for heavy trucks, according to the KSCA, will minimize the occurrence of jams and to ensure the movement of snowplows.
The city authorities urge owners of private vehicles today leave the car at home and use public transport.
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The deterioration of weather conditions in the night of Monday also warned meteorologist Natalia Didenko: “the people of Kiev! Tomorrow we have snow, strong winds, blizzards and even a small, but “minus”. Prepare for this weather now to tomorrow morning to turn the entire wardrobe for gloves or other appropriate equipment.”
According to her, the “serious” of rain per week will not, however, the subzero temperature “will comfortably sit in the December chair.” “Winter is legalized”, – it summed up.
The weather forecast for the next 10 days:
In Western Ukraine today the air temperature -1-3*With day and -2-6*With the night, in the center, on the North and South – from 1*C to 11*C during the day and from +5*C to -2*C at night. In the East +7-9*day 3-5*C at night.