Egypt Independent

Hot weather expected for Saturday, Cairo at 37C



Meteorologists expect hot weather to prevail on Saturday in Cairo, Lower Egypt, and northern Upper Egypt, while very hot weather will prevail on southern Upper Egypt. Temperatures are to be mild across all parts at night.

Weather is expected to be nice along the north coast, with maximum temperature expected in Alexandria at 30 C.

Low- and medium-level clouds will appear above the north coast. Mist will affect visibility in the morning, especially in northern parts.

Winds are expected to be mostly northwesterly and moderate in strength. They will be active over the Gulf of Suez, South Sinai, and the Red Sea, disrupting maritime navigation.

Waves in the Mediterranean Sea will range between 1 to 1.5 meters in height. In the Red Sea, it is expected to range between 2 to 2.5 meters in height. Surface wind will be northwesterly in both seas.

Maximum temperatures predicted for Saturday are in Cairo: 37C, in Alexandria: 30C, in Qena: 41C, in Luxor: 42C, and in Aswan: 43C.

Edited translation from Al-Masry Al-Youm