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Thursday 23 March 2017_World Meteorological Day

THEME:Understanding Clouds: Enhancing Weather Early Warning

WEATHER SYSTEMS AND EXPECTED RESULTS:.

Warm and moist easterly air mass is affecting weather over most parts of the country. Therefore, expect partly cloudy conditions with scattered rain showers which will be locally heavy over lakeshore areas.

Flash floods safety tips: Never drive through a flooded road or bridge. Back up and try a different route. In many cases, it takes far less than 30cm of water to incapacitate a vehicle. It may stall, leaving you stranded, and depending on the level of water, you may not be able to open a door.

SHIRE VALLEY: (Areas along Shire river, Lakes Chilwa and Chiuta Valleys) Mild and partly cloudy during morning. Partly cloudy isolated thundery showers in the afternoon.

Forecast Temperatures: Ngabu Min. 24oC and Max.34oC

 

SOUTHERN HIGHLANDS:

(Shire highlands, Kirk Range up to Dedza)

Cool in the morning. Partly cloudy with localized thundery showers in the afternoon.

Forecast Temperatures: Blantyre Min 19oC and Max. 27oC

 

CENTRAL AREAS: (Lilongwe, Mchinji, Dowa, Ntchisi, Kasungu and part of Mzimba District) Partly cloudy with rain showers over few areas tonight. Cloudy with rain showers over more areas during morning. Mostly cloudy with thundery showers over more areas in the afternoon.

Forecast Temperatures: Lilongwe Min 18oC and Max. 26oC

LAKESHORE AREAS: (Areas along Lake Malawi)

Rainy weather weather in the morning. Thunderstorms and rain showers to continue in the afternoon.

Forecast Temperatures: Mangochi Min. 22oC and Max.30oC

NORTHERN AREAS: (All areas north of Mzimba)

Partly cloudy  with rain showers during morning. Scattered thundery showers in the afternoon. .

Forecast Temperatures: Mzuzu Min. 18oC and Max. 27oC

WINDS IN MOST AREAS:

Winds: Generally easterlies and gusty in stormy areas

 
 

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