Bitter cold to easeWeather
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Slight snow and blizzard are expected in eastern parts of western aimags, in some areas of central aimags on December 9; in some areas of gobi aimags on December 10, and in eastern parts of central aimags and in some areas of eastern aimags on December 12.
Wind will get stronger in some areas of western aimags and in western parts of gobi aimags on December 9 and in gobi and prairie areas on December 11-12, reaching 12-14m/s.
Extreme cold temperature will ease during the daytime. In the depression of Darkhad, in the head of Zavkhan river, Khurenbelchir, in the basins of Ider and Tes rivers, the nighttime temperature will be -32 to -37 degrees Celsius and the daytime temperature will be -20 to -25 degrees Celsius.
In the depression of Uvs lake, in mountainous areas of Altai, Khangai, Khuvsgul and Khentei, in the basins of Selenge, Kharaa, Yuruu, Tuul, Terelj, Kherlen, Onon, Ulz and Khalkh rivers, the nighttime temperature will be -28 to -33 degrees Celsius and the daytime temperature will be -16 to -21.
Southern parts of the gobi region will have nighttime temperature -19 to -24 degrees Celsius, and the daytime temperature -6 to -11 degrees Celsius.
The nighttime temperature will be -24 to -29 degrees Celsius and the daytime temperature will be relatively milder -12 to -17 degrees Celsius in other areas.