Weather alert issued for several regions of Kazakhstan
NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Weather alert has been issued for several regions of Kazakhstan, Kazinform reports.
According to Kazhydromet, black ice is forecast for North Kazakhstan region on April 16. A 15-20mps wind sometimes increasing to 23mps will hit the region. Storm possibility in the city of Petropavlovsk is 90-95%.
Heavy rainfall is predicted for some parts of Turkestan region at night and in mountains in the daytime. Thunderstorm, northwestern and northeastern wind up to 15-20mps will hit some areas. Hail and thunderstorm as well as northwestern, northeastern wind up to 15-20mps will strike Shymkent. Thunderstorm is expected in the city of Turkestan at night and in the morning on April 16. Wind speed will increase to 15-20mps. Storm possibility is 90-95%.
Nighttime precipitation and freezing rain are forecast for East Kazakhstan region. Thunderstorm and hail are possible in some areas. Wind speed will increase to 15-20mps, sometimes reaching to 25mps at night. Air temperature will drop to 7-12°C in the daytime on April 16 and to 0-5°C at night. Gusting northwestern wind up to 15-20mps will hit Ust-Kamenogorsk. Ice to rain and a 15-20mps north-eastern wind is expected in Semey.
Fog and a 15-20mps wind are forecast in some areas of Kostanay region. Sotrm possibility is 90-95%.