News Local Mainly fine, temperatures at 37 C inland

Mainly fine, temperatures at 37 C inland

 

 

Temperatures will remain below 40 C inland today offering some respite from the extreme heat of recent days, but are set to rise again to above the seasonal average later this week.

In its early morning weather bulletin, the Met Office said that Tuesday will be mainly fine although locally there will be increased cloud at intervals in the west and in the afternoon in the mountains.

Winds will pick up strength during the day becoming moderate to strong and very strong locally.

Temperatures will rise to 37 C inland, around 33 C in the southeast, the east and north coasts, around 30 C on the remaining coasts and around 28 C in the mountains.

Tonight will be mainly fine but locally there will be low cloud and patchy fog.Temperatures will fall to 21 C inland, the west and north coasts, around 22 C on the remaining coasts and 16 C in the mountains.

Wednesday, Thursday and Friday will be mainly fine, with local increased cloud at intervals. In the afternoons there may be isolated showers or thunderstorms in the mountains. There will be patchy local fog and low cloud at night and early in the morning.

Temperatures will edge down on Wednesday to a little below average for the time of year but will edge up again by Friday to a little above the seasonal average.

Top Stories

FM Christodoulides in self-isolation following confirmed case of close associate

  Foreign minister Nicos Christodoulides has become the fourth minister to go into covid self-isolation, following a confirmed case among his close associates. Christodoulides went into...

Concern over rise of covid hospital cases to 38, four critical-new infections over 100

  The Health Ministry today announced 113 new COVID-19 cases, out of 3,112 diagnostic tests, taking confirmed infections to 3,930. The health ministry has expressed concern...

Germany to go into circuit-break lockdown as virus cases surge

  Germany will impose an emergency month-long lockdown that includes the closure of restaurants, gyms and theatres to reverse a spike in coronavirus cases that...

1547-Highest ever number of new covid cases in Greece-deaths on the rise

  Greece recorded one thousand five hundred and forty seven new coronavirus  cases over the past 24 hours, the highest ever number since the start...

Huge 8500 euro fine for unmarked tobacco products

  A twenty nine year old was fined 8 and a half thousand euro for unmarked tobacco products that were discovered by police at his...

Taste

Squash soup

Ingredients: 1 kg pumpkin, cut into small cubes, approximately 5 cups 2 medium (400g) sweet potatoes, cut into cubes, approximately 2 ½ cups 1 chopped leek, only...

Mezedes

No visit to Cyprus is complete without enjoying the traditional meal of many small dishes known as ‘meze’. This large feast, which has been a...

Prawns with fried cheese, barley shaped pasta

Put the barley shaped pasta into a small pan with salted water, bring to a boil and when tender, drain. Peal the prawns leaving...

Salmon and shrimp sheftalies

Mix all ingredients for tabbouli in a bowl and keep to one side so flavours can combine. Prepare the sheftalies: wash and soak the casing...