News Local Mainly fine with possibility of showers in afternoon

Mainly fine with possibility of showers in afternoon

Seasonal low pressure is affecting the area.

Wednesday will be mainly fine, but clouds that develop in the afternoon may lead to scattered showers or isolated thunderstorms, mainly in the mountains and inland.

Temperatures will rise to 38 C inland, around 33 C on the east and south coasts, around 31 C on the west and north coasts and 29 C in the mountains.

Tonight will be mainly fine, but in the early hours of the morning there may be local low cloud and patchy fog. Temperatures will fall to 21 C inland and on the north and west coasts, around 23 C on the remaining coasts and 18 C in the mountains.

Thursday and Friday will be mainly fine, but there will be increased local cloud in the afternoon which may lead to scattered showers, mainly in the mountains.

Saturday will be initially mainly fine, but clouds that develop in the afternoon are expected to lead to local showers and isolated thunderstorms, mainly in the mountains and inland.

Temperatures will remain at the same levels on Thursday and Friday which is above average for the time of year, but will drop on Saturday.

 

Top Stories

Warning over high concentration of dust in the air

High concentration of dust is observed in the air on Tuesday, according to measurements from ground Stations of the Air Quality Monitoring Network operated...

Greek navy vessel, container ship collide off Piraeus port

A Portuguese-flagged container vessel collided with a Greek navy minehunter off the Greek port of Piraeus early on Tuesday, authorities said. TV images showed the...

Supporting or opposing Amy C. Barrett for the Supreme Court

An activist supporting the nomination of Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court prays as counter protesters stand at the Supreme Court in Washington,...

Tonnes of carob stolen from Limassol Co-op carob warehouse

A total of 35 tonnes of carob were stolen from the Limassol Co-op carob warehouse, Philenews reported on Tuesday. Police also said the theft was...

Three injuries from two separate accidents in Paphos district

Three people were injured in two separate traffic accidents in Paphos district over the past 24 hours, Philenews reported on Tuesday. In the first one,...

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...