News Local Mainly fine with chance of scattered light showers

Mainly fine with chance of scattered light showers

There will be intervals of sun and intervals of cloud today as weak high pressure continues to affect the area but a change is expected from Thursday with the Met Office forecasting weak low pressure and light dust.

Tuesday will start off mainly fine in many areas becoming gradually partly cloudy and at intervals mainly cloudy and there may be scattered, mainly light showers.

Temperatures will rise to 19 C inland and on the west coast, around 18 C on the remaining coasts and around 9 C in the mountains where early on there will be frost.

Wednesday will be partly cloudy while local, mainly light showers are forecast in the afternoon. Thursday will be mainly cloudy with local showers and isolated thunderstorms and snow or sleet in the higher Troodos peaks.

Friday will be cloudy at intervals with local showers and isolated thunderstorms as well as snowfall at intervals in the higher Troodos peaks.

Temperatures will remain at the same levels on Wednesday which are slightly above average for the time of year, but will edge down on Thursday and Friday to a little below the seasonal average.

The depth of snow on Troodos Square at the time of issue of the early morning weather bulletin was 80 cm.

 

Top Stories

Russia to supply 25 million COVID-19 vaccine doses to Egypt

Russia's sovereign wealth fund said on Wednesday it had agreed to supply 25 million doses of its potential COVID-19 vaccine to Egypt via Pharco,...

Latest on the worldwide spread of coronavirus

World Bank President David Malpass said he was seeking board approval for a $12 billion coronavirus vaccine financing plan to help poor and developing...

Azerbaijan and Armenia reject talks as Karabakh conflict zone spreads

Armenia and Azerbaijan accused one another on Tuesday of firing directly into each other's territory and rejected pressure to hold peace talks as their...

Presidential election debate 

U.S. President Donald Trump and Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden react in the first 2020 presidential campaign debate held on the campus of the Cleveland Clinic...

Armenian soldier fires an artillery piece

An ethnic Armenian soldier fires an artillery piece during fighting with Azerbaijan's forces in the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in this handout picture released...

Taste

Sheftalies

Sheftalies, a very tasty dish from the charcoal grill, are minced meat shaped into small sausages and wrapped in “panna” (suet). Panna is a...

Spicy grilled soutzoukakia

Place all ingredients for soutzoukakia in a bowl and mix well, preferably using a food processor, until well combined. Using the mixture, form cigar-shaped...

Souvlakia

Pork souvlaki: Put the meat and all the other ingredients in a bowl (not metal) and mix well. Cover the bowl and keep in...

Pastelli (Carob Toffee)

The nutritional sweet of Pastelli is made with the syrup of carob pods, produced by boiling their pulp until it forms a thick, sticky...