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Mainly fine, temperatures at 22 C inland

It will be sunny and fairly warm today as a low pressure system which has been affecting the area moves east.

Saturday will start off with some patchy cloud which may lead to some light showers in the north and in the mountains. Gradually the weather will become mainly fine although around midday, increased local cloud may lead to some scattered showers south of Troodos.

There will be some light dust in the atmosphere which from midday on will gradually clear.

Temperatures will rise to 22 C inland and on the south coast, around 20 C on the remaining coast and 12 C in the mountains.

Tonight will be mainly fine. Temperatures will fall to 8 C inland, around 9 C on the coasts and 6 C in the mountains.

Sunday will be partly cloudy and at intervals mainly cloudy with high cloud. Temperatures will remain at the same levels.

Monday, after local fog lifts, will be mainly fine although there will be increased cloud in the afternoon.

Tuesday will be mainly  cloudy with scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms.

Temperatures will remain at the same levels on Sunday but will then edge down until Tuesday to close to average for the time of year.

 

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