Egypt Independent

Moderate weather expected for Saturday



Meteorologists predict moderate weather for Egypt’s northern coasts on Saturday and hot weather for Cairo, Lower Egypt, and northern Upper Egypt.

Very hot temperatures will prevail across southern Upper Egypt during the daytime. 

The weather will grow milder at night throughout the country.

Temperatures predicted for the following cities are: 31C in Alexandria, 36C in Cairo, 40C in Qena, 41C in Luxor, and 42C in Aswan.

Mist will impact visibility in the morning in the northern parts of the country, with low- and medium-level clouds anticipated.

Winds will be mostly northwesterly and moderate, active on the eastern coasts and in the south of Egypt as well across South Sinai, the Red Sea and the Gulf of Suez, possibly disrupting maritime navigation.

Waves in the Mediterranean Sea will be moderate and will range between one and 1.5 meters in height, while waves in the Red Sea will be moderate to rough and will range between two and 2.5 meters, with northwesterly surface winds.

Edited translation from Al-Masry Al-Youm