Egypt Independent

Moderate, rainy weather across Egypt for Tuesday and Wednesday



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Meteorologists predict moderate and rainy weather across most parts of Egypt on Tuesday and Wednesday, with mild weather along the northwestern shores at daytime.

The weather will grow colder by night on Cairo, Lower Egypt, northern Upper Egypt, moderately cold on the northern coasts, southern Upper Egypt, and mild in South Sinai.

Light showers are expected on some parts of Lower Egypt (Behaira – Kafr el-Sheikh – Daqahlia-Gharbiya) with 40 percent chances of moderate rain.

A 50 percent chance of moderate rainfall is expected along the northwestern coasts (Alexandria – Rashid-Balteem-Matruh-Salloum).

And there will be a 30 percent chance of lighter rains south of the Red Sea mountain chains (Halayib-Shalateen).

Waves in the Mediterranean Sea and the Red Sea will be low to moderate, ranging between one and 1.5 meters in height. Surface winds will be southwestern on the Mediterranean Sea and northwestern over the Red Sea.

 

Maximum temperatures

Alexandria, northwestern coasts: 23C

Cairo: 24C

Greater Cairo, Lower Egypt: 25C

Northeastern coast and central Sinai, North Upper Egypt: 26C

Qena and Luxor: 27C

Aswan, South Upper Egypt: 28C

South Sinai and the Red Sea mountain ranges: 29C

 

On Wednesday, mild weather is expected on Cairo, Lower Egypt and the northwestern coasts with moderate weather on the eastern coasts, South Sinai, north and south Upper Egypt.

It will grow colder by night on Cairo, Lower Egypt, northern Upper Egypt, moderately cold on the northwestern and southern Upper Egypt, and mild in South Sinai and eastern coasts.

Light showers are expected on some parts of Lower Egypt (Behaira – Kafr el-Sheikh) with 30 percent chances of moderate rain, as well as parts along the north coast (Alexandria – Rashid-Balteem-Matruh) with 50 percent chances.

 

Maximum temperatures

Northwestern coasts: 24C

Greater Cairo, Lower Egypt, northeastern coasts and central Sinai: 25C

North Upper Egypt: 26C

South Upper Egypt: 28C

South Sinai and the Red Sea mountain ranges: 29C

 

Edited translation from Al-Masry Al-Youm