Dragonstorm hits Egypt
Thursday October 26, 2023 | 6:01 PM
The dragon storm will hit Egypt in the coming hours. It has clearly spread in recent days on social networking sites and some news sites. Dr. Mahmoud Shaheen, Director General of the General Department of Forecasting and Early Warning at the Meteorological Authority, confirmed the validity of the news circulating about Egypt being hit by a storm, the dragon and its approach to the Arab Republic of Egypt.
The Director General of the General Department of Forecasting and Early Warning of the Meteorological Authority has stated in press statements that the autumn season is known as the season of weather fluctuations, during which the country usually witnesses deep air depressions that bring rain.
He added: As of now, it is not possible to predict the occurrence and recurrence of the dragon storm in the fall of 2023, but it is known that autumn is the rainy season and the season for the formation of deep weather depressions.
Dragonstorm hits Egypt
He continued: According to the quarterly forecasts of the General Meteorological Authority, autumn rains are expected to be slightly higher than normal this year.
He added: While the formation of deep depressions in the Mediterranean is monitored through satellite images, the General Authority of Meteorology will determine its path and reveal the possibility of its impact on Egypt or not, according to the forecasts, sufficient before it Egypt, so that the necessary measures are taken through permanent communication between the Meteorological Authority, the Support and Decision-Making Chamber of the Council of Ministers and the crisis chambers in the governorates of the Republic.
Meanwhile, today, Thursday, the General Authority of Meteorology reported details of the weather for the next few hours and temperatures in the cities and governorates of the Republic, which coincided with an early morning weather phenomenon and rain that could be thunderstorms in several areas. .
Today’s weather in Cairo
According to an official statement from the Meteorological Authority, warm weather will prevail in the country today, Thursday, during the day in Greater Cairo, Lower Egypt, South Sinai and Northern Upper Egypt, with warm weather on the northern coast.
For her part, Dr. Manar Ghanem, member of the media center of the General Meteorological Authority, that the country is still affected by the presence of an extension of an air height in the upper atmosphere that acts to lengthen the periods. of sunshine during the day, which increases temperature values and traps moisture in a layer close to the Earth’s surface, which largely contributes to the formation of dense water fog.
Ghanem added during televised statements: “The maximum temperature in Greater Cairo is expected to be between 31 and 32 degrees Celsius, and it will be about 2 to 3 degrees higher than normal. The weather is hot to very hot in South -Upper Cairo. Egypt and South Sinai especially during the day.” In the afternoon with intense solar radiation.”