Thursday weather: Temperatures lower than average, rains in various areas

2017-03-16 12:46:34


Temperatures remain lower than average from 2 to 4 degrees as the country is affected by a low air pressure in all layers of the atmosphere accompanied by a wet and cold air mass.

The Meteorology Department expected in its Thursday bulletin that the skies will be partly cloudy in general; rain showers are expected in various areas across the country.

The winds will be western to southwestern of low to moderate speed, while the sea waves will be low to moderate in amplitude.

Rains fell in a number of Syrian provinces during the past 24 hours, as the heaviest rain amounts were 23mm in Damascus countryside, 19mm in Homs and Hasaka, according to the rain bulletin issued on Thursday by the Ministry of Agriculture and
Agrarian Reforms.

The expected temperatures in some main Syrian cities are as follows: Damascus 15/5, Daraa 15/5, Homs 11/6, Hama 13/7, Lattakia 18/12, Aleppo 14/5 and Deir Ezzor 18/8.