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In Video: Floods hit Saint Catherine for 2nd time in a week

Mon, 07 Sep 2020 - 05:45 GMT

Floods hit Saint Catherine city for the second time in a week.

Emergency declared as Egyptians brace for floods, water cut-off expected

Wed, 11 Mar 2020 - 02:46 GMT

A state of emergency began Wednesday as Egyptians brace for a thunderstorm and heavy rains Thursday-Saturday.

Schools, universities suspended Thursday due to looming storm

Tue, 10 Mar 2020 - 03:01 GMT

Schools and universities will be suspended on Thursday due to the bad weather expected.

Heavy rain continues to batter Alexandria; navigation in ports unaffected

Wed, 25 Dec 2019 - 09:35 GMT

Heavy rain continued to batter Alexandria and the North Coast for the second day running accompanied by a marked drop in temperature.

Unstable weather hits Egypt until Friday

Tue, 24 Dec 2019 - 10:35 GMT

Egypt’s official forecast authority expected an unstable weather of low temperature and thunder rains to hit the country as of Tuesday, and to last until Friday.

Cairo to witness cold weather, rainfall Sunday

Sat, 14 Dec 2019 - 11:04 GMT

The capital city will see cold weather Sunday, recording highs of 17 °C and lows of 12°C.

Egypt braces for unstable weather as of Wednesday, Gov’t readies for expected floods

Tue, 12 Nov 2019 - 12:36 GMT

Egyptian Meteorological Authority (EMA) has warned from unstable weather and heavy rains to hit the country as of Wednesday, and will last until Friday.

Cairo sees hot weather 1st day of Eid, records 34°C

Wed, 05 Jun 2019 - 07:00 GMT

Meteorological experts said Wednesday, which marks the first day of Eid al-Fitr (the Feast of Breaking the Fast) is expected to witness a hot weather, with Cairo recording highs of 34°C.

Alex, Dekheila ports reopen as weather improves

Sun, 31 Mar 2019 - 09:22 GMT

The Alexandria Port Authority reopened on Sunday Alexandria and Dekheila ports as weather improved.

When the Rains Come

Wed, 27 Mar 2019 - 03:25 GMT

With climate change leading to longer periods of drought followed by floods, cloud seeding can manipulate increased rainfall and help solve the nation’s water shortage concerns.

Decline in temperature and rainfall expected in Cairo

Tue, 26 Feb 2019 - 01:44 GMT

The official weather forecast authority has expected a decline in temperature and rainfall in Cairo on both Thursday and Friday, after the readings went down seven degrees on Tuesday.

Rain, lower temperatures to hit Egypt Wednesday

Tue, 05 Feb 2019 - 11:49 GMT

The Egyptian Meteorological Authority (EMA) said that Egypt will witness lower temperatures and rainy weather on Wednesday, Feb. 6.

Unstable weather to hit Egypt as of Wednesday, rainfall expected

Tue, 25 Dec 2018 - 09:46 GMT

The official Forecast authority warned of a wave of unstable weather to prevail as of Wednesday, accompanied by active wind, rainfall and a remarkable decline in temperature degrees.

Getting ready for a rainy season: Learning from Abu Quir

Fri, 21 Dec 2018 - 01:05 GMT

Since these actions have been taken, the Abu Quir community has, reportedly, suffered significantly less challenges and setbacks because of flooding.

Gov't takes protective measures to avoid heavy rainfall risks

Sat, 08 Dec 2018 - 10:35 GMT

At the beginning of the winter season, certain governmental institutions have started preparations to protect agricultural lands and residential communities.

Parliament members urge government to prepare for floods

Sun, 02 Dec 2018 - 12:56 GMT

A number of Parliament members called on the government to prepare effectively for the upcoming winter.

Unstable weather in Cairo, floods expected in Sinai

Fri, 23 Nov 2018 - 12:03 GMT

Cairo expected to witness thunderstorm and a significant decline in temperature by 4-5 degrees Celsius over the coming days.

Egyptians advised to wear thick clothes as temperature drops

Sat, 10 Nov 2018 - 10:33 GMT

Cairo is expected to see a drop in temperature by nine degrees during the coming days.

Death toll rises as hope for Japan flood survivors fades

Tue, 10 Jul 2018 - 01:53 GMT

The toll in deadly rainfall that has devastated parts of Japan with flooding and landslides rose to 141, as hopes faded that further survivors could be found.

Seven dead as record Japan rains prompt mass evacuations

Sat, 07 Jul 2018 - 09:30 GMT

The death toll from record downpours in Japan rose to seven with more than 1.6 million people ordered to evacuate on Saturday.

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