Forecasters promised a slight thaw in Moscow at the weekend

A slight thaw and warm wind expected this weekend in Moscow, on Saturday, Muscovites will be able to relax from the rain, told RIA Novosti leading researcher of the center weather Phobos Elena Volosyuk.

"With the arrival of the weekend the weather will take an anticyclone, on Saturday it will replace rain clouds in conditions of partial cloudiness. The night air cooled to 6-11 degrees, but in the daytime due to solar rays in the city warms up to 21-23 degrees, in the region from 18 to 23 degrees. While the West wind changed direction to the South-West, and then South," - said Volosyuk.

According to her, on Sunday with the approach to Moscow from the West of atmospheric front in the sky over Moscow will start to grow rain clouds.

"The night from Saturday to Sunday is expected to be warmer, temperature + 12 - + 14 degrees, on area plus 11 plus 16. During daylight hours plus 21 plus 23, in the Metropolitan area places to plus 25. But not without heavy rains, which sometimes can be accompanied by thunder," said the forecaster.