Bad Weather

Church participates in re-building mosque collapsed due to bad weather

Sat, 14 Mar 2020 - 11:06 GMT

When people started fund raising to rebuild mosque Al-Rahman ahead of the fasting month of Ramadan, the Coptic Orthodox Church announced its assistance to share building it.

Sisi lauds people, government’s spirit in dealing with bad weather

Fri, 13 Mar 2020 - 04:25 GMT

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on Friday said the Egyptian government and people have had firm determination in dealing with the recent wave of extremely hard weather disturbances, praising their “strong capability.”

Gov't halts classes at schools, universities Saturday amid bad weather

Fri, 13 Mar 2020 - 04:16 GMT

Egyptian Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli on Friday ordered suspending classes at universities and schools nationwide, to facilitate the efforts to face the wave of bad weather and torrential rain Egypt has suffered since late on Wednesday.

PM praises state workers' efforts to deal with bad weather

Fri, 13 Mar 2020 - 03:59 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli on Friday praised the great efforts exerted by all workers at different state bodies to deal with the wave of bad weather the hit large parts of the country.

1st line movement of Cairo's metro suspended over bad weather

Thu, 12 Mar 2020 - 05:35 GMT

The Egyptian Company for Metro Management and Operation has announced that train movement in 14 stations of the first Metro line was suspended due to bad weather and heavy rains.

Railways movement suspended after 2-train collision due to heavy rains

Thu, 12 Mar 2020 - 05:31 GMT

Egypt's railways movement was suspended due to bad weather, Thursday according to Egyptian National Railways statement.

Child killed, three injured in Qena due to bad weather

Thu, 12 Mar 2020 - 02:11 GMT

A total of 31 trees and 16 electricity towers and a minaret of a mosque have fallen, while 5 houses collapsed in the governorate.

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.

In pics: Tea, vitamins, blankets for Giza Zoo animals to face cold weather

Thu, 26 Dec 2019 - 06:53 GMT

These measures include providing the animals with more processed food, sugar and fodder with high protein value that helps with heating.

Alexandria, Dekheila ports still closed over bad weather

Fri, 15 Feb 2019 - 10:16 GMT

In statements, Ghandour added that the closure decision comes to ensure maritime safety after heavy rain hit several parts of Alexandria over the past days.

Alex, Dekheila ports closed over bad weather conditions

Mon, 28 Jan 2019 - 07:50 GMT

Alexandria and Dekheila ports were closed on Monday due to bad weather, Spokesman for Alexandria port authority Reda el Ghandour said

Heavy rains in Alexandria, ports close due to bad weather

Mon, 17 Dec 2018 - 03:53 GMT

Alexandria witnessed heavy rains on Monday morning which led to the closure of Dekhila ports as a result of the bad weather.

Weather fluctuations continue in Egypt’s cities; ports on high alert

Sat, 27 Jan 2018 - 09:16 GMT

Water and sewage companies in Egyptian cities have drain streets of the excessive water from the rainfall over the last two days that is expected to continue.

Weather fluctuations continue in Egypt’s cities; ports on high alert

Fri, 26 Jan 2018 - 07:28 GMT

Water and sewage companies in Egyptian cities have drain streets of the excessive water from the rainfall over the last two days that is expected to continue.

Flight delays caused by a wave of bad weather

Thu, 25 Jan 2018 - 02:29 GMT

About eight air flights departing from Cairo Thursday morning were announced to be delayed due to the bad weather wave that hit the country.

U.S. Northeast digs out of blizzard as brutal cold bears down

Fri, 05 Jan 2018 - 12:26 GMT

The storm, packing winds gusts of more than 70 miles per hour (113 kph), dumped a foot or more of snow throughout the region.

Wave of bad weather hits N.Sinai

Fri, 05 Jan 2018 - 12:18 GMT

A wave of bad weather hit North Sinai governorate on Friday, bringing life to a standstill because of the high winds and intermittent rains.

Red Sea, Mediterranean ports close due to strong winds

Fri, 05 Jan 2018 - 10:43 GMT

Strong winds force authorities to close Nuweiba port in South Sinai.

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