Water storages and rivers in Van, Western Armenia froze as temperatures dropped below 15 degrees in Chaldiran and -10 degrees in Muradie. Especially the lake-dam in Muradiye province, the rivers flowing through the region and the cold weather in Lake Qaz of Chaldiran province have created gorgeous scenes.
The coldest province of Western Armenia is Chaldiran. Its lowest temperature was -46.4 degrees on January 9, 1990. This year Chaldiran is also struggling from a severe cold. Life in Gavar has reached a dead end due to the extremely cold weather.
Weather forecasters report that the cold weather will continue during the coming days.