The head meteorologist called for rain through Friday

Heavy rains on Friday, July 21, you need to endure, said the National news service (NSN), head of the hydrometeorological center of Russia Roman Vilfand.

“You may have to rain, but not under the constant and tedious”, he said. The temperature will range from 21 to 23 degrees Celsius.

Wind “terrible forces”, according to Vilfand, not expected. Currently, the wind gusts do not exceed speed of 15 meters per second. However, the meteorologist declared a “yellow” level of risk.

Saturday, July 22, weather in the capital region will start to improve. “Rain if you will, is short, and the temperature will increase significantly,” — said Vilfand. Next week the temperature will rise to 25 degrees Celsius and exceed this mark.

In the Metropolitan Chapter of the Ministry of emergency situations, according to NSN, extended emergency storm warning until Friday night July 21. In rescue Ministry called on citizens to clean up the balconies, put the car in the garage or away from trees.

On Friday afternoon in the center of Moscow was a heavy downpour with hail the size of cherries, the TV channel “360”.

Eyewitnesses publish the consequences of the hail in social networks.

Here is the weather… 10 minutes of hail, and again the sun shines… #Moscow #grad #algomarine

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