Egypt Independent

Egypt’s heatwave continues on Thursday and Friday



Meteorologists predict hot weather for Thursday and Friday across Egypt during the daytime, with temperatures ranging between 36C and 37C at Cairo.

Thursday will see hot weather on Greater Cairo, Lower Egypt, South Sinai, the Red Sea mountains and north of Upper Egypt, with mild weather on the northwesterly coasts, moderate weather on the northeastern coasts, and very hot weather on southern Upper Egypt.

Temperatures will be 29C at the northwestern coasts, 30C at the northeasterly coasts and central Sinai, 36C at Greater Cairo and Lower Egypt, 37C at South Sinai and the Red Sea mountains, 38C at northern Upper Egypt, and 42C at southern Upper Egypt.

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

Winds will be moderate across Greater Cairo, Lower Egypt, the northeastern coasts, and central Sinai, while active on northern Upper Egypt, the Gulf of Suez, and the Red Sea, disturbing maritime navigation there.

Friday will see hot weather during the daytime on Greater Cairo, Lower Egypt, South Sinai, the Red Sea mountains and northern Upper Egypt, with mild weather on the northern coasts, and very hot weather on southern Upper Egypt.

Temperatures predicted for the following areas are: 30C at the northwestern coasts, northeastern coasts and central Sinai, 36C at Lower Egypt, 37C at Greater Cairo, South Sinai and the Red Sea mountains, 38C at northern Upper Egypt, and 42C at southern Upper Egypt.

Mist is expected during the morning hours at Greater Cairo, Lower Egypt, the northeastern coasts and center of Sinai.

Winds will be active across northern Upper Egypt, the Gulf of Suez, and the Red Sea, disturbing maritime navigation there.

Edited translation from Al-Masry Al-Youm