Weather
Wind will calm down Tuesday
On Tuesday, the weather will be sunny and the wind will subside, according to forecasts by weatherman Toms Bricis.
Red alert on storm in Rīga
The Latvian Environment, Geology and Meteorology Centre has issued a red alert in Riga and elsewhere in the southern Gulf of Riga, forecasting that wind gusts will reach 33 meters per second.
Photos: Wind damage on Friday
On Friday morning, the State Fire and Rescue Service (VUGD) received more than a hundred calls in need of help with the damage caused by the wind, VUGD told LETA January 14.
Warmest January 13 in Rīga history
At 14:00 on Thursday January 13, Rīga exceeded the heat record at 6.9 C, according to information from the Latvian Environment, Geology and Meteorology Center.
Strong wind alert in Latvia Friday
Two strong cyclones will hit Latvia in the coming days, bringing gusts of strong wind, according to forecasts by weatherman Toms Bricis.
Subpar air quality in Rīga Tuesday
Air quality has deteriorated due to cold and calm weather in Riga, according to operational data from Rīga City Council observation stations.
Brief weekend cold snap, then warmer again
During the next few days, the air temperature in Latvia will mostly remain below zero, but a widespread thaw will return in the middle of next week, according to latest forecasts.
Gradually colder weather this week
This week the warmest weather in Latvia will be on Tuesday, the coldest on Friday, according to forecasts by weatherman Toms Bricis.
More snow expected Sunday
On the second day of 2022, there will be widespread snow and rain across Latvia, forecasters predict.
Thaw expected on New Year's Eve
There will still be some snowfall on Monday afternoon and evening in the east of Latvia, but snowing will stop over the next few days, according to forecasts by LSM's weatherman Toms Bricis.
Thick layer of snow in northern Latvia
The deepest snow, as recorded by meteorological observation stations is in Sigulda on Monday morning with 26 centimeters (cm), according to data from the Latvian Environment, Geology and Meteorology Centre (LVĢMC).
White Christmas across most of Latvia
On Friday, December 24, snowfall is expected throughout Latvia, with the layer of snow increasing by up to 10 centimeters by Christmas Eve, according to forecasts of the Latvian Environment, Geology and Meteorology Centre.
Orange alert on snowfall in central Latvia
The orange alert on heavy snowfall is in force Wednesday December 22 morning in the central part of Latvia, according to the Latvian Environment, Geology and Meteorology Centre.
It's getting colder
On Monday, air temperature in Latvia will gradually decrease over the course of the day, and it will get colder this week, according to forecasts by the Latvian Environment, Geology and Meteorology Center.
Warm and slippery week ahead
At the beginning of the week temperatures will fluctuate around zero before rising significantly in the second half of the week, according to forecasts by LSM's weatherman Toms Bricis and the Latvian Environment, Geology and Meteorology Center.
Friday will get considerably warmer in Latvia
The double-digit negatives seem to be over for this week as temperature has risen Thursday night and will continue rising Friday, according to the Latvian Environment, Geology and Meteorology center.
Temperatures fell below -20 C at night
In many places throughout Latvia the temperature fell to -20 C during the night, according to the Latvian Environment, Geology and Meteorology Centre (LVGMC). 
It's cold outside
This week, air temperatures in Latvia are likely to fall below -20 C but it will become warmer over the weekend, according to forecasts available to the newswire LETA. 

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