The Egyptian Meteorological Authority announced that Egypt will be subject to fluctuations in weather conditions, on Wednesday: warnings of frost as temperatures will approach zero in some areas.
The authority said a shallow depression will affect the Mediterranean Sea and push large amounts of moisture, therefore rainfall on all coasts, the delta, and the inland areas are expected.
The Meteorological Authority confirmed active northern winds on the surface of the Mediterranean, which will lead to a rise in wave height: up to more than five meters and an increase of cold weather.
Earlier, meteorologists said that weather conditions are predicted to worsen on Wednesday morning as heavy rain clouds will form in Alexandria, Borg al-Burlus, Beheira, Kafr al-Sheikh, al-Mahalla al-Kobra, Daqahliya, Damietta, Port Said, Tanta, Monufiya, Sharqiya, Qalyubiya, Cairo, Giza and 6 of October city.
The Meteorological Authority expects that the rains will be very heavy, with heavy hailstones falling on those areas, and Asa consequence a severe drop in temperatures reaching frost will develop.
There are chances of snow falling on the areas of East Cairo, Zafarana Road, Ras Ghareb and Saint Catherine, the authority added, confirming the continuation of instability in weather conditions until the early hours of Thursday.
Edited translation from Al-Masry Al-Youm