In Blagoveshchensk the first snow fell

© RIA Novosti / Alexei Mangalapura photobacteria in the snow. Archival photoIn Blagoveshchensk the first snow fell© RIA Novosti / Alexei Mangalapura the image Bank

This year’s first snow fell in Blagoveshchensk, the snow cover is established in the North and in the southern part of the Amur region, which is quite unusual for this region in late September, reported RIA Novosti the representative of the Amur centre of Hydrometeorology and environmental monitoring.

«In Blagoveshchensk, fell the first sleet, the snow was almost all districts of the region. The wind increased to 17 meters per second. It’s cold…», — said the Agency interlocutor.

According to him, the snow cover is established in the North and partly in the southern regions, «which is quite rare for late September».

As noted forecaster, now it’s snowing in some places in the region, but Saturday is expected slight warming. Snow cover can melt.