News Local Unsettled weather expected to bring summer storms from Saturday

Unsettled weather expected to bring summer storms from Saturday

Clouds developing on Saturday afternoon are expected to give scattered showers or thunderstorms mainly in the mountains, inland and in some northeastern areas. On Saturday evening the weather will be mostly fine with some increased clouds on the western and northern coasts.

On Sunday the weather will be mostly fine with cloudy intervals on the coasts. Some showers or thunderstorms are expected in the mountains and inland during the afternoon. Temperatures will be 35 C inland, 31 C on the coasts and 28 C in the mountains.

On Monday increased clouds are expected to bring isolated showers and thunderstorms.

On Tuesday the weather will be mostly fine but latter during the day rain and thunderstorms are expected at some parts of the island.

On Wednesday it will be mostly fine with heavy clouds gathering during the early afternoon in the mountains and inland.

Temperatures will drop from Monday, mainly inland and in the mountains, and increase from Wednesday.

Top Stories

162 new cases, five deaths announced on Monday

The Health Ministry announced the death of five persons due to COVID-19. This raises the death toll from the virus in Cyprus to 175,...

Where to get antigen rapid tests on Tuesday

The Health Ministry announced the following antigen rapid test sites for Tuesday, 19 January 2021: LIMASSOL Apostle Loucas Church, Agios Athanasios 08:30-16:30 Agios Stylianos Church, Linopetra 08:30-16:30 Cultural...

Searches for 70 year old woman missing at sea suspended due to bad weather

Searches to find a 70 year old woman missing off the Phiikoudes beach in Larnaca have been suspended due to extremely bad weather conditions...

Tourist arrivals plunge by 84% in 2020 in one of Cyprus’ worst tourist seasons due to Covid

Tourist arrivals in Cyprus reached a mere 631,609 plunging by 84.1% year on year in one of the worst ever season for Cyprus’ tourist...

Germany demands release of Kremlin critic Navalny

Germany on Monday demanded the release of Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny, detained on Sunday on his return to Russia, and said it would discuss...

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...