In Moscow will be established a heat wave. About scientific Director of the hydrometeorological center of Russia Roman Vilfand told TASS.

According to him, today the air in the capital warms up to +17…+19 degrees, and tomorrow and the day after up to +23…+25 degrees. On Friday, the background temperature in Moscow and other regions of the Western half of the European part of Russia will be +25…+30 degrees.

This exceeds the climatic norm by four to five degrees. This temperature will be the end of the week.

“Changing the circulation”, — Vilfand explained the reasons for the impending heatwave.

In may, as reported by “the Rambler”, Vilfand said that the summer of 2020 in Russia will be hot, but not uniform, the temperature will be above normal, every day, between regions is a very significant difference, and in the South of the country there is a risk of drought.

In April the Federal service for Hydrometeorology and environmental monitoring (Roshydromet) has predicted that in the summer of 2020, the temperature will be above normal over almost the entire territory of Russia.