Below freezing all day in capital region, more snow in Jeolla-do, dry alerts in east
Updated: 2022-01-13 10:09:21 KST
Good afternoon. Korea is going through the coldest time of the year, it felt colder than minus 10 degrees for most central regions Meanwhile, a heavy snow advisory is in effect in Gwangju, parts of Jeolla-do and Chungcheongnam-do provinces and mountainous parts of Jeju.
Wet clouds that formed over the west coast are dropping snow in the west coast of Jeolla-do provinces with another 8 centimeters of snow expected there and it's forecast to snow through tonight. Icy cold weather will create slippery road conditions so drive and walk with extra care.
Highs in Seoul will only go up to minus 4 degrees Celsius, Chuncheon at minus 3 degrees while dry alerts remain in place in the east.
We are expecting a bit of an improvement in temperatures from tomorrow afternoon, and there will be a bit of winter precipitation this weekend before another blast of freezing weather returns next week.
With that, here's a look at the weather conditions around the world.