Warning issued for snow storm

2020-09-30 12:06:11

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. The National Agency of Meteorology and Environment has issued a warning for dangerous weather conditions. Heavy, wet snow is expected in the aimags of Arkhangai and Tuv, northern parts of Uvurkhangai, and southern parts of Bulgan aimag today, and in the country’s eastern region on October 1. 


Rain and wet snow are expected in northern parts of western aimags, in some parts of central aimags, and most parts of eastern aimags on October 1, in eastern parts of western aimags, and in most parts of central and eastern aimags on October 2, in the eastern region on October 3, and in the eastern region of eastern aimags on October 4. 


Wind speed will temporarily reach 16-18 m/sec before precipitation, causing dust and snow storms.


With temperature drops in most parts of the country, in the mountainous areas of Altai, Khangai, Khuvsgul, and Khentei, near Khurenbelchir, in the head of Zavkhan river, in the basins of Ider, Tes, Tuul, and Terelj rivers, the temperature will range from -14 to -19 degrees Celsius during the night, and -4 to +1 during the day. 


In the Gobi region, the temperature will be -4 to +1 during the night, and +7 to +12 during the day.


In other areas, the night-time temperature will be -5 to -10 degrees Celsius, and daytime temperature will be +1 to +6 degrees Celsius.