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Weather in Latvia to become warmer at the end of May

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Baltic news, News from Latvia, BNN.LV, BNN-NEWS.COM, BNN-NEWS.RUMay in Latvia will conclude with warm weather. Hot days are also expected. At the beginning of June, however, colder masses of air will enter Latvia again for a few days.

After the three summer-like days, when average air temperature in the country stayed above +15 C, Thursday turned out cool, and air temperature briefly dropped below the norm. Nevertheless, weather in Latvia returned to being warm on Friday.

On weekends and the beginning of next week, weather will become even warmer, even though rain and thunderstorms are expected in certain regions of the country. On the night to Saturday and Sunday, air temperature in Vidzeme will drop to +5° C…+9° C at night. In the next couple of nights, minimal air temperature is expected to be within the range of +12° C…+17° C. During the day, on the other hand, air temperature will be within the range of +20° C…+28° C.  Air temperature is expected to be somewhat lower in Kurzeme, as eastern winds will be blowing throughout this period, according to the forecast from the Environmental, Geology and Meteorology Centre.

Colder masses of air will start flowing into the country in the second half of next week. Wind speed may reach 15-17 m/sec. Winds will also bring rain clouds to the country. It is expected that air temperature in all of Latvia will drop by 20 C during those days. In addition, there may be frost at night. Information available at this time suggests cold masses of air will not remain long in Latvia, and that summer warmth will return to Latvia later on in June.

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