Winter has come: Moscow covered by snow in early November (PHOTOS)

© Vladimir Astapkovich
Moscow residents are sharing photos of the snowy-white Russian capital, where winter came in autumn this year. Some 880 road accidents have been recorded in the last 24 hours, officials said.

Доброго времени суток!) На Чистых прудах!) #чистыепруды #москва #зима #moscow #moscowstagram #russia

Фото опубликовано Галина Захарова (@galina_zakharova_2001)

“I have a New Year’s mood,” wrote one person on Instagram, while another added the now famous ‘Game of Thrones phrase’: “Winter is coming.”

#Winter is coming

Фото опубликовано Dmitry Medvedev (@dmitmedv)

Fir and pine trees create the atmosphere of New Year's and Christmas.

Meanwhile in #russia #snow #winter2016

Фото опубликовано Yana Dimitrova (@yana_dimitrova)

Some people compared the view with Narnia, a fantasy world from the C. S. Lewis books which was covered in snow by an evil witch.

My very own Narnia ❄️ #moscow

Фото опубликовано Renee Gerrand (@reneegerrand)

Downtown Moscow is completely covered in white blankets.

#москва #центрмосквы #moscow #moscowcity #moscowcenter

Фото опубликовано garryking007 (@garryking007)

Московская очень )) #данактион #зимавмоскве #волшебнаяфлейта #ялюблюмоскву

Фото опубликовано Данактион Махов (@danaktion)

“Moscow is becoming whiter,” another person wrote.

#зимавмоскве#ноябрь

Фото опубликовано Заур (@zaur_agamov)

Car parks, children’s playgrounds, and trees – everything has been covered in crystal-white blankets.

#зима #зимавмоскве #люблюзиму

Фото опубликовано Маша(≧◡≦) (@pro100maria.da)

In the last 24 hours, at least 880 traffic accidents have been recorded, the Moscow Traffic Service said, as cited by TASS.

#зимавмоскве#московскиепробки

Фото опубликовано Владислав Рябушка (@ryabushka_vladislav)

❄️🌨️⛄#зимавмоскве

Фото опубликовано Машенька (@chelengia)

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Фото опубликовано ابراهيم المجيد (@ibrahim97almajeed)

According to Moscow Emergency Services, the snowfall will continue on Saturday, and the region may face up to 4cm of snow. Temperatures will drop to -5C.

☃ #зимушка

Фото опубликовано Rufina Afanasenkova (@rufinaaff)