Egypt Independent

Egypt sees hot weather on Sunday

Meteorologists predict hot weather on Sunday during the daytime on Greater Cairo and Lower Egypt, with mild weather on the northwestern coasts, moderate on the northeastern coasts, and very hot at Upper Egypt.

By nightfall the weather will grow cold across most of the country, and mild at Upper Egypt.

Temperatures predicted for the following cities are: 28C in Alexandria, 39C in Cairo, 40C in Qena, and 41C in Luxor and Aswan.

Mist is expected during the morning hours at Cairo and Lower Egypt.

Light rainfall and active winds are predicted at the northwestern coasts.

Winds will be mostly northwesterly and moderate across most of Egypt, active on the northwestern coasts and South Sinai, potentially disrupting maritime navigation in the Red Sea and the Gulf of Suez.

Active winds will blow up sand and dust on the far west of the country.

Waves in the Mediterranean Sea and the Red Sea will be moderate, ranging between 1.5 and two meters in height. Surface winds in the Mediterranean Sea will be northeastern and northwestern on the Red Sea.

Edited translation from Al-Masry Al-Youm