Egypt Independent

Bad weather expected for Sunday, Cairo 17C

Meteorologists expect cold temperatures in the northern parts of Egypt to northern Upper Egypt. However warm weather is expected across most of the country on Sunday, with very cold temperatures in all regions throughout the night. Frost cover is expected on plantations in central Sinai.

Mist will affect visibility on Sunday morning in different parts of the north and will be dense in some areas.

Low and medium level cloud cover is predicted for the north parts to northern Upper Egypt accompanied by rainfall on the North Coast, Lower Egypt, Cairo, northern Upper Egypt and Halayeb triangle.

Northwestern winds are anticipated to be active in most parts of the country, potentially blowing up dust and sand over the western parts, and possibly disrupting maritime navigation in the Mediterranean Sea.

Waves in the Mediterranean Sea will be mild to rough and range between 2 to 2.5 meters with southeasterly surface winds, while waves in the Red Sea will be rough and range between 2.5 to 3 meters, with northeasterly surface winds on both.

Maximum temperatures predicted for the following cities are as follows: 17C in Cairo, 17C in Alexandria, 19C in Qena, and 20C in Luxor.

Edited translation from Al-Masry Al-Youm