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Sunday 23 April 2017

WEATHER SYSTEMS AND EXPECTED RESULTS:.

Fairly moist south easterly air mass is affecting southern and central areas while a touch of the rain belt is still affecting the northern areas. Therefore, it will be warm to hot and partly cloudy over southern and central areas while isolated thunderstorms and rain showers over lakeshore and northern areas. Light Mwera winds will continue blowing over Lake Malawi and Chilwa.

Weather safety tip: If you are aware of what weather event is about to impact your area, you are more likely to survive such an event.

SHIRE VALLEY: (Areas along Shire river, Lakes Chilwa and Chiuta Valleys)

Mild and partly cloudy during morning. Expect hot and partly cloudy conditions in the afternoon.

Forecast Temperatures: Ngabu Min. 22oC and Max.34oC 

SOUTHERN HIGHLANDS:

(Shire highlands, Kirk Range up to Dedza)

Cool and partly cloudy during morning. Expect warm and partly cloudy conditions in the afternoon.

 Forecast Temperatures: Blantyre Min 16oC and Max. 27oC 

CENTRAL AREAS: (Lilongwe, Mchinji, Dowa, Ntchisi, Kasungu and part of Mzimba District)

Cool and partly cloudy during morning. Expect warm and partly cloudy conditions in the afternoon.

Forecast Temperatures: Lilongwe Min 17oC and Max. 25oC

LAKESHORE AREAS: (Areas along Lake Malawi)

Expect scattered thundery showers during morning. Isolated thundery showers during afternoon. Light Mwera winds will continue blowing over Lake Malawi.

Forecast Temperatures: Mangochi Min. 21oC and Max.32oC

NORTHERN AREAS: (All areas north of Mzimba)

Cool and mostly cloudy with few showers during morning. It will be warm and partly cloudy with few thundery showers in the afternoon.

Forecast Temperatures: Mzuzu Min. 17oC and Max. 24oC

WINDS IN MOST AREAS:

Winds: Generally south easterly often gusty in stormy areas.

 
 

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