Thunderstorm and gales: Storm watch issued for Moscow Tuesday

Thunderstorm and gales: Storm watch issued for Moscow Tuesday
The air temperature will be 21 to 23 degrees Celsius.

On Tuesday 12 June, a thunderstorm and gales with gusts of up to 20 metres per second and occasional showers are expected to hit the capital. The air temperature at night will be 12 to 14 degrees rising to 21-23 degrees in the daytime.

The Emergencies Ministry advises city residents to be careful and stay clear of any unstable structures.

Rainy weather will persist into Wednesday: the capital is expecting showers with possible thunderstorms, with the night air temperature of 13 to 15 degrees rising to 18 to 20 in the afternoon.

According to forecasts, the weather will improve beginning with 14 June. No precipitation is expected from Thursday to Saturday, while the air temperature will vary from 17 to 25 degrees. The winds will also quiet down to under 8 metres per second.