According to the latest assessment by the Directorate General of Meteorology, it is estimated that our country is very cloudy and it rains intermittently. Precipitation is expected to be in the form of rain and occasional showers around the western Mediterranean coast, the eastern Mediterranean, southeastern Anatolia, and tonight around Malatya and Elazig, with sleet and snow elsewhere. Istanbul, Kokaeri, Sakarya, Kurklareri, Yalova, Bursa, east of Tekirdag, north of Barquesir, Konya, east of Antalya, Adana, Karamanmarash, Osmaniye, Hatai, Mush, Bitlis, Sirunak, south of Van, Hackari with Adıyaman You will be strong in the Siirt circle. Winds are estimated to blow strongly (40-60 km / h) west of the Marmara and Aegean Seas, north and northeast of the western Mediterranean, and southwest of eastern Anatolia. There is a risk of avalanches inside the Black Sea and in the highlands, as well as in the snowy slopes of Eastern Anatolia. Accretion and frost are expected in Thrace and its interior and east during the morning hours tonight and tomorrow (Thursday).
temperature: It is estimated to drop by 2-5 degrees in the west, and there is no significant change elsewhere.
Wind: In general, it is expected to blow lightly from the south in the north and eastern parts, sometimes moderately, from the north and northeast directions of the west and west of the Marmara and Aegean Seas, and from the southwest direction of the east east. Anatolia (40-60 km / h).
The Istanbul Governor’s Office has taken new steps against the expected heavy snowfall throughout the city. The measures taken were announced in a statement from the Governor’s Office.
The Governor’s statement is as follows:
From today’s Meteorological Area Bureau According to the data received at 10:30 (tomorrow) on Thursday, March 10, 2022 In the case of Istanbul Orange alarm Given the. Due to foreseen reports and expected bad weather.
Snow barrier in education
From Thursday, March 10, 2022. All public and private basic and secondary education and secondary education centers, mature institutions, private education courses, car driver courses, various courses, special education and rehabilitation centers, public school support and training courses, and private schools. Supplementary Courses Includes our state, 4-6 year old courses and main classes. Educational activities at all educational institutions. It will be suspended until Monday, March 14, 2022.At private kindergartens, day care centers, and kids clubs that belong to the Ministry of Family and Social Services. Activities will be suspended until Monday, March 14, 2022.,
Snow holidays are held at the university
In line with the discussion with the President of the University of Istanbul,Suspension of higher education until Monday, March 14, 2022,
Administrative permit for civil servants
With the exception of security, health and transportation services, civil servants, workers and other personnel are on March 10, 2022, provided that there are minimum levels of personnel for the performance of compulsory services by our agency. It has been decided to take a leave of absence on Thursday.
We would like to express our sincere gratitude to all the citizens for their understanding and support in the fight against snow.
Holiday description from YÖK
The Higher Education Council has announced that higher education has been suspended until Monday, March 14, due to the expected heavy snowfall in Istanbul. In a statement from YÖK, “Students, according to the data received from the Istanbul Meteorological Bureau, an orange warning was issued on March 10, 2022. In this direction, the Governor of Istanbul issued a state-wide warning. In consultation with the president of the university, we announced that higher education will be suspended until Monday, March 14, 2022, considering that expected snowfall will also affect the surrounding states. State universities are advised to take the necessary steps by contacting the governor of the state in which they are located.
The snowfall that began in the morning in Istanbul shows its effects in the evening. After a meteorological warning, it began to snow in Istanbul in the morning. Occasional snowfall during the day shows its effect on the Arnabutkoy D-020 Highway in the Tayakadin region.