Egypt Independent

Weather forecast for Saturday



Meteorologists predict hot and humid weather on Saturday in Cairo and Lower Egypt, and hotter weather in the north of Upper Egypt, with a maximum of 34 degrees centigrade in the captial.
 
Very hot weather is predicted in the south of Upper Egypt. Qena should hit 39C, while Luxor will be around 39C and Aswan around 40C.
 
The north of Egypt, meanwhile, will be cooler, with Alexandria at 31C, while the Sinai resort town of Sharm el-Sheikh will be a much warmer 36C.
 
Mist will affect visibility on roads in the morning along the north coast, in Cairo, Lower Egypt, and the Suez Canal cities. Medium and low-level clouds are expected in the north, possibly accompanied by rain.
 
The wind will be mostly northwesterly and moderate in strength. It will be active in the north.
 
Waves on the Mediterranean are expected to average between 2 and 2.5 meters high, while on the Red Sea they should be 2.5 to 3 meters high.