The regions will take all measures to preserve the health of children in the cold, said the Ministry of education

© RIA Novosti / Maxim to Aminopherase in photobacteria on the street in winter. Archival photoThe regions will take all measures to preserve the health of children in the cold, said the Ministry of education© RIA Novosti / Maxim to Aminopherase the image Bank

The Ministry of education and science will give orders to educate children in conditions of severe frosts, as these decisions are made by regional authorities, said RIA Novosti Deputy Minister of education and science Tatyana sinugina. She noted that the Ministry does not doubt that in the regions to adequately assess the situation and take all necessary measures to preserve the life and health of children and create comfortable conditions for their study.

Temperatures below 50 degrees, expect Siberia at least until early next week, said RIA Novosti chief specialist of the hydrometcentre of Russia Marina Makarova. According to her, in Yakutsk the temperature is close to normal for January, it is the night of 44.5 degrees, and the day – 37,4 degrees, in Oimyakon and verkhoyanye 4 degrees below normal, in a Peaceful deviation from the norm will be up to 6-8 degrees.

While in Yakutia frosts deviation from the norm is small relative to that expected in the Krasnoyarsk territory. As said the interlocutor of the Agency, anomaly, to 16 degrees in the ordinary frosts of minus 20-25 degrees will be celebrated in fairly populated areas of the Asian part of Russia: Omsk, Novosibirsk, Kemerovo regions, Altai territory, Khakassia and Tuva.

«This issue is not the level of competence of the Ministry of education and science, the decision taken at the level of founders of educational institutions or of the institutions themselves, based on the weather conditions that exist in each constituent entity of the Russian Federation and in every village. Some General guideline of the Ministry of education or of the order, orders to be just in terms of the powers can not, but I’m sure that all of my colleagues in the regions very adequately assess the situation and take all necessary measures for preserving the life and health of children and create comfortable conditions for their education,» said sinugina.

Also, according to the forecast of hydrometeorological centre of Russia in the next few days in Tomsk region abnormally cold weather with average temperature below the climatic norm by seven degrees or more. So, in the Tomsk region it is expected a strong frost below 40 degrees. In the Irkutsk region on January 19-20, heavy frost (-53 -48…), and in Northern and Verkhnelensky areas to -56. In Irkutsk abnormally cold weather with average daily air temperature by 7-12 degrees below normal.

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