Three-day heatwave to hit Egypt Monday

Marina Barsoum , Monday 18 May 2015

Cairo will see a high of 35 degrees Celsius on Monday

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File Photo: Egyptians shield themselves from the sun in Downtown Cairo, Egypt, June 3, 2014 (Photo: Mustafa Omira)

Egypt will see a wave of hot weather on Monday that will last for three days, the Egyptian Meteorological Authority's spokesman Wahid Seoudi told Ahram Online.

The heatwave will hit Cairo and Upper Egypt, Seoudi said.

Patches of fog are also expected in the morning over the next three days in Cairo, Lower Egypt and the Suez Canal cities.

On Monday, temperatures in Cairo will see a high of 35 degrees Celsius and a low of 20, while temperatures in the Mediterranean coast are expected to reach a high of 31 degrees and a low of 19.

Sinai is predicted to see a high of 36 and a low of 20.

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