Egypt Independent

EMA: Hot weather on Thursday, Cairo: 36°C



The Egyptian Meteorological Authority (EMA) predicts hot weather across the Northern Coast and warm temperatures and humidity across Lower Egypt, Cairo and the northern areas of Upper Egypt. Extreme heat anticipated across the southern areas of Upper Egypt in the morning.

Low and medium-level clouds will appear over the northern coasts. Mist is foreseen to affect visibility in the morning, especially in Egypt’s northern areas.

Winds are expected to be mostly northwesterly and moderate in strength across Egypt’s southern areas and South Sinai. They will be active over the Gulf of Suez and Red Sea, disrupting maritime navigation.

Waves in the Mediterranean Sea will be moderate and range between 1 to 1.5 meters in height, with rougher waves in the Red Sea ranging between 2.5 to 3 meters in height. Surface winds will be northwesterly in both seas.

High temperatures for other cities are as follows, Cairo: 36°C, Alexandria: 31°C Qena: 42°C, Luxor: 42°C, Aswan: 43°C.

Edited Translation from Al-Masry Al-Youm