Egypt Independent

Hot weather for Egypt on Thursday



Meteorologists expect hot weather in Cairo, Lower Egypt and northern Upper Egypt and very hot weather for southern Upper Egypt during the daytime on Thursday.

Temperatures predicted for the following cities are: 31C in Alexandria, 35C in Cairo, 39C in Qena, 41C in Luxor, and 42C in Aswan.

Moderate weather is predicted across the northern coasts, and the weather will grow milder at night across the country.

Mist will affect visibility in the morning in the northern parts of the country, with low-level clouds anticipated.

Winds will be mostly northwestern and moderate, active on South Sinai, the Red Sea and the Gulf of Suez, disrupting maritime navigation there.

Waves in the Mediterranean Sea will be moderate and range between one and 1.5 meters in height, while waves in the Red Sea will be moderate to rough and range between 2.5 and three meters in height, with northwestern surface winds on both seas.

Edited translation from Al-Masry Al-Youm