Egypt Independent

Weather to improve by Saturday

Meteorologists expect an improvement in the weather on Saturday, after a wave of cold and rainy weather.

Cold temperatures are predicted in the north and in northern Upper Egypt,  while warmer temperatures will prevail in the south during daylight hours. It will turn very cold at night.

Low- and medium-level clouds are expected in the north. Mist will affect visibility in the morning along the northern coasts, in Lower Egypt, Cairo, the Suez Canal cities and in northern Upper Egypt.

Wind will mostly be northeasterly, ranging in strength between light to moderate. Wave heights in the Mediterranean and Red seas will range between one to two meters, with northwesterly surface wind in both.

Maximum temperatures expected Saturday: in Cairo, 18C; in Alexandria, 16C; in Qena, 21C, in Luxor, 20C; and in Aswan, 21C.