Egypt Independent

Hot, dusty weather expected for Sunday, Cairo 36C


Meteorologists anticipate hot and dusty weather on Sunday across Egypt. Milder temperatures are predicted for the north coast, with the hottest temperatures in southern Upper Egypt in the daylight hours, growing mild by night.

Temperatures predicted for the following cities are; 32C in Alexandria, 36C in Cairo, 41C in Qena, 42C in Luxor, and 43C in Aswan.

Mist will affect visibility across the country’s northern parts in the morning. Low-level clouds are to be expected in the north.

Winds will be northwestern and active on the southern parts blowing up dust. It also will be active on South Sinai, the Red Sea and the Gulf of Suez, disrupting maritime navigation there.

Waves in the Mediterranean Sea will be low to moderate and range between 1.5 to 2 meters in height, while waves in the Red Sea will be rough, between 2.5 to 3 meters in height.

Surface winds will be northwestern on both seas.

Edited Translation from Al-Masry Al-Youm