Egypt Independent

Dusty cold weather predicted on Tuesday



Meteorologists expect that southwesterly winds will be active all over the country on Tuesday, causing dusty weather and storms in some areas, leading to a decrease in visibility, increasing the sense of cold weather and disrupting maritime navigation on the Mediterranean Sea.

Dusty weather will be accompanied by a significant drop in temperatures.

Cold weather is predicted on the north of the country while warmer weather is predicted in the south of Upper Egypt. Very cold weather is expected at night.

Frost is also expected to accumulate on plants in central Sinai and northern​ Upper Egypt in the early hours of the morning.

Mist will affect visibility across the country’s northern parts until northern Upper Egypt in the morning.

Low and medium-level clouds are expected to increase in the northern parts of the country, accompanied by rainfall on the northern coast.

Temperatures predicted for the following cities are 16C in Alexandria, 16C in Cairo, 17C in Qena and Luxor, and 18C in Aswan.

Waves in the Mediterranean Sea will be very turbulent, ranging between 4 and 5 meters in height.

Waves in the Red Sea will be moderate and range between 1.5 and 2 meters in height. Surface winds will be southwesterly on both seas.

Edited translation from Al-Masry Al-Youm