In the Urals several days there is abnormally cold weather. So in Omsk the night frost has broken the centenary record. According to weather forecasts, such weather will hold on before the end of the week. Frosts and in Kurgan grow stronger. There school students have received one more unplanned day off.
In the Tomsk region weather forecasters warn about abnormally cold weather. According to the Ministry of Emergency Situations, on November 18-20 in the territory of the region abnormally cold weather and hard frosts is expected, air temperature in certain areas will fall to 40 degrees below zero.
In a number of the cities of the Ural Federal District on Thursday school lessons of the first change because of low air temperature are partially cancelled. So, in Tyumen and Yalutorovsk where in the morning on November 17 was from minus 29 degrees to minus 31 degrees, pupils of initial classes haven’t gone to school, and in Tobolsk and Zavodoukovsk because of a 32-degree frost have cancelled lessons with first on the ninth classes.
Besides, in Nizhnevartovsk and Surgut (KhMAO) because of a 35-degree frost classes at school students of 1-11 classes are cancelled. Since the beginning of the current week because of frosts, abnormal for November, school lessons in a number of the cities of KhMAO, and also in Kurgan and Chelyabinsk have been partially cancelled.
Meanwhile, In Barnaul (Altai Krai) because of frosts, unknown for fall, to routes there were no 20% of public transport. According to the press center of city administration, now to the line there were 81% of the buses serving municipal routes, and 96% of the electric transport. According to weather forecasts, it is expected on Thursday night — to minus 38 degrees.