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Blizzard hits capital closing all major highways

17 January 2020 08:45

NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM All major highways from Nur-Sultan have been closed today due to blizzard, Kazinform reports citing the local emergencies authorities.

Earlier Kazhydromet issued a weather warning for the capital city. Snowfall, blizzard and black ice are forecast in Nur-Sultan January 17. Wind speed is expected to rise to 15-20mps, sometimes to 25mps today.

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