Egypt Independent

Warmer weather for Egypt on Saturday

Meteorologists predict moderately hot weather during the daytime on Saturday in Greater Cairo and Lower Egypt.

Weather will be moderate on the northern coasts, mildly hot in northern Upper Egypt, and very hot in southern Upper Egypt.

Temperatures will become milder at night in most parts of the country, with moderate temperatures in Upper Egypt.

Winds are predicted to be lively in South Sinai and southern Upper Egypt, kicking up dust in some areas and possibly disrupting maritime navigation in the Red and Mediterranean seas.

Temperatures predicted for the following cities are: 29C in Alexandria, 34C in Cairo, 36C in Qena, and 37C in Luxor, and 38C in Aswan.

Minimum and maximum humidity levels expected are: Cairo and Lower Egypt 30-75 percent, the northern coasts 40-80 percent, northern Upper Egypt 20-45 percent, and southern Upper Egypt 15-30 percent.

Waves in the Mediterranean and Red seas will be moderate to turbulent, ranging between two and 2.5 meters in height, with northwestern surface winds on both seas.

Edited translation from Al-Masry Al-Youm