Egypt Independent

Cold weather forecast for Monday, Cairo 18C



Meteorologists expect cold weather north of the country, Lower Egypt and Cairo up until northern Upper Egypt on Monday.

Weather will be be warm in southern Upper Egypt during daylight hours, growing very cold at night throughout the entire country.

Maximum temperatures predicted for the following cities are 18C in Cairo and Alexandria, 20C in Qena, 21C in Luxor, 22C in Aswan.

Mist will affect visibility in the morning through Lower Egypt, Cairo up until northern Upper Egypt. Low and medium-level clouds are expected, accompanied by rains in northeastern coasts.

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

Waves in the Mediterranean Sea will be moderate and range between 1.5 to 2 meters in height, with rougher waves in the Red Sea around 2 to 2.5 meters in height. Surface winds will be northwesterly in both seas.

Edited translation from Al-Masry Al-Youm