Tuesday 30 June 2020
Books – Youssef Afifi:
Dr. Eman Shaker, Undersecretary of the Remote Sensing Authority of the Meteorological Authority, revealed the details of Wednesday’s weather, explaining that the weather conditions are hot in Cairo and Lower Egypt with a temperature of 36 degrees Celsius.
“Shaker” said, in a statement to Masrawy, today, that it is expected that moderate weather will prevail on the northern coasts, hot on the north of Upper Egypt, very hot on the south of Upper Egypt, with active winds.
She added that the weather is nice at night on Cairo, Lower Egypt, the northern coast and northern Upper Egypt, and on and south of Upper Egypt the weather will be moderate as well.
She explained that the temperatures on Cairo are 36 degrees Celsius, ranging on the northern coasts between 29-30, and on the north of Upper Egypt 36, and ranges on the south of Upper Egypt between 40-41 degrees Celsius.
The Undersecretary of the Commission for Remote Sensing, the General Authority of Meteorology, indicated that the country will witness a slight rise in temperatures starting at next Thursday.
And warned citizens, from exposure to direct sunlight for long periods of time to avoid exposure to sunstroke, due to high temperatures, which exceed 40 degrees in some areas.
Shaker advised citizens to increase the rates of drinking water and liquids during daylight hours as a result of high temperatures in the country, wear light cotton clothes, and not to be in poorly ventilated places and closed ports.
She appealed to citizens not to stand in crowded places as much as possible in order to preserve everyone, especially children, patients with shortness of breath and the elderly, while wearing a protective cap “cap or sunglasses” during daylight hours.