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Snowstorms and snowfalls to batter Kazakhstan Jan 23

23 January 2020 07:09

NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The greater part of Kazakhstan is still influenced by the cyclone centered over Murmansk causing snowfalls the countrywide, Kazhydromet reports.

Strong wind gusting sometimes up to 23-28, 30 m/s and more accompanied by blizzard and black ice is set to hit today Akmola, North Kazakhstan, Kostanay, Pavlodar, Karaganda regions.

The wind at sapped of 15-20, 25 m/s is forecast to roll through Kyzylorda region.

East Kazakhstan is also face snowstorms, black ice and wild wind up to 23-28 m/s.

Fog, snowstorms and wind are expected to grip Atyrau, Zhambyl regions.

West Kazakhstan, Aktobe region are set to observe icy roads, fog and snowstorms.

Wind gusting 15-20 m/s is also to hit Turkestan and Mangistau regions.