A sandstorm is also expected to hit the southern parts, in the Red Sea governorate and South Sinai. This will be accompanied with a decline in temperature on Friday.
Shaheen added that the temperature degrees will continue to decrease during the coming 48 hours, warning citizens of cold weather during day and night hours.
Cairo is expected to see rising temperature degrees over the course of this week, as a scorching heat wave hitting the country.
Meteorological experts said that a warm weather witnessed during the beginning of this week is expected to continue on Tuesday in Cairo and northern coasts of the country.
The Meteorological Authority predicts moderate weather on the northeast coast, Cairo and the rest of the country on Tuesday during day time.
Egypt’s Meteorological Authority (EMA) expects hot weather in Cairo, northern Upper Egypt and southern coasts, and moderate weather on northern coasts on Monday.
Luxor International Airport is reopened after being closed Sunday evening due to a heavy dust storm and bad weather conditions.
The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) celebrates on Friday, March 23, World Meteorological Day amid increased hazards.
A heat wave that has been witnessed over the past week across Egypt is expected to relent Friday, according to Egyptian Meteorological experts.