Egypt's cold weather to continue on Saturday: EMA

Ahram Online , Friday 1 Jan 2016

The cold weather will continue, according to the Egyptian Meteorological Authority's forecast

Clouds gather during heavy rain and a cold spell in Cairo (Photo: Reuters)

Egypt's cold front will continue on Saturday, the Egyptian Meteorological Authority "EMA" announced on Friday.

According to an EMA statement, it will be extremely cold from the north of the country to the north of Upper Egypt, while Middle Sinai will witness frost. 

Fog will appear in the morning in Nile Delta and Cairo while rains are also expected along the north coast and in Sinai. 

EMA also added in its statement that strong winds would be active in the Red Sea and Mediterranean, disturbing naval navigation in both seas. 

Temperatures in Cairo on Saturday will reach a high of 15 degrees Celsius and a low of 9 degrees. In Alexandria, it will reach a high of 16 degrees and a low of 12 degrees.

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