Egypt Independent

Hot humid weather predicted for Saturday, 35C in Cairo



Meteorologists are predicting slightly hot, humid weather in Cairo on Saturday, with a top temperature of 35 degrees. Similar conditions are expected in the north of Upper Egypt and Lower Egypt.
 
Moderate weather is expected along the north coast, with highs of 31 degrees in Alexandria.
 
Upper Egypt should be much hotter, with 42 degrees in Qena, Luxor and Aswan.
 
In Sharm el-Sheikh, the maximum temperature will be 40 degrees and in Hurghada 39.
 
The wind will be mostly moderate and northwesterly. It will be active in the north and in the Red Sea and the Gulf of Suez, possibly disrupting maritime navigation.
 
Waves on the Mediterranean are expected to average between 1.5 and 2 meters high, while the Red Sea will see waves of between 2 and 2.5 meters, with a northwesterly surface wind on both seas.
 
Edited translation from Al-Masry Al-Youm