A growing number of natural disasters in Russia is caused by nonuniform global warming, has declared "news" the scientific Director of the hydrometeorological center Roman Vilfand.
According to him, in Equatorial regions the climate varies little, and in the high latitudes significantly. As a result, instead of the usual zonal movement of air masses start to move from North to South and from South to North.
In the next few years forty degrees of heat will cease to be anomalous for the Russian regions. About this portal "Ura.ru" said the head of the laboratory of climatology Institute of geography RAS Vladimir Semenov.
As the scientist explained, this is due to climate change. Over the last forty years, Russia has on average warmed by 2-2.5 degrees.