Cyprus is "baked" at 44 degrees Celsius… Red warning

kairos kaysonas Weather, KAZONAS, red warning

Unprecedented heat today Monday in the interior and in the mountainous areas.

The Meteorological Department issued a red warning for extreme temperatures. This is the first time a warning has been issued at the red level of importance after decades, which according to those in charge can lead to significant risks. 

Mercury will climb to 44 degrees Celsius, recording record temperatures. The explosive weather cocktail is complemented by humidity.

 
The weather will remain exactly like this at least until Tuesday, when a slight drop in temperature is expected.

How long will it continue…

According to the official of the Department of Meteorology who spoke on the show "Alpha Good Morning", Michalis Mousko from Wednesday the temperature is expected to drop to 40 degrees Celsius, while the unbearable scene returns on Thursday. 

Detailed weather report:

Seasonal low pressure and hot gas mass affect the area.

Today the weather will be mostly clear. The winds will blow mainly southwest to northwest, in the morning weak, 3 beauforts and later to moderate, 3 to 4 beauforts. The sea will be calm until a little turbulent and in the afternoon, in the leeward, a little turbulent. The temperature will rise to around 44 degrees inland, around 34 on the west and north coasts and around 36 degrees on the rest of the coast, as well as in the higher mountains.

Tonight the weather will be mostly clear. The winds will blow mainly southwest to northwest, initially weak and locally up to moderate, 3 to 4 beauforts and later weak, up to 3 beauforts. The sea will be a little turbulent, but locally, in the west and in the north, a little turbulent. The temperature will drop to around 24 degrees inland, on the southeast and east coasts and around 21 degrees on the rest of the coast, as well as in the higher mountains.

On Tuesday, The Wednesday and Thursday the weather will be mostly clear, while in the afternoon there will be locally increased clouds in the mountains. In the nights and early in the mornings, local light fog and low clouds are expected.

The temperature will gradually drop until Wednesday, to fluctuate significantly above the average climatic values, inland and in the mountains. The temperature is expected to rise on Thursday.

Source: alphanews