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NiMet predicts cloudy, sunny weather Wednesday to Friday

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The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted cloudy, thundery and sunny conditions across the country from Wednesday to Friday.

NiMet`s weather outlook released on Tuesday in Abuja said increase in rainfall had been experienced across the country.

It said that the recent increase in rainfall could be attributed to vertical moisture depth into the atmosphere.

On Wednesday morning, cloudy conditions with interval of sunshine are anticipated over the northern region.

“ During the afternoon and evening period, few thunderstorms are expected over parts of Kaduna, Yelwa, Katsina, Kano, Zamfara and Southern Sokoto while other parts of the North are expected to have patches of clouds.

“Over the central part of the country, few clouds will be experienced over this part of the country during the morning hour, “ it said.

The agency forecast pockets of thunderstorms over parts of Jos, Kaduna and Taraba state in the afternoon and evening period.

NiMet further forecast southern regions to be cloudy in the morning hours with chances of a few thunderstorms over Benin and Aba axis.

It envisaged better prospect of thunderstorms over the inland of South-East and coastal belt during the afternoon/evening period.

For Thursday, cloudy conditions with interval of sunshine are likely over the northern region with chances of thunderstorms over Kebbi, Yelwa, Sokoto and its environ during the morning hours.

“Pockets of thunderstorms are envisaged over the northern region places, such as Kano, Katsina, Potiskum and Maiduguri during the afternoon/evening hours.

“Cloudy skies are expected over the central cities in the morning hours with possibility of thunderstorms over the high ground areas in the afternoon and evening hours,“ it said.

According to the agency, cloudy skies will be experienced over the inland cities with chances of few thunderstorms over the coastal region during the morning hours.

It forecast a good prospect of thunderstorms over the inland and coastal belt during the afternoon and evening period.

For Friday, the morning hours over the North will experience cloud with interval of sunshine with few thunderstorms anticipated over parts of the North-West.

“Thunderstorms are anticipated over parts of Maiduguri, while others places will experience presence of few clouds during the afternoon and evening hours.

“ The central region should expect cloudy atmosphere with possibilities of thunderstorms over the high ground areas in the morning hours, “ it said.

The agency forecast chances of thunderstorms over parts of Yola, Jalingo and Mambila axis during the afternoon and evening hours.

NiMet envisaged Southern parts of the country to be mostly cloudy in the morning with prospects of thunderstorms over parts of Calabar, Eket and Port Harcourt axis.

According to the agency, thunderstorms are anticipated over parts of the inland and its coastal areas later in the afternoon and evening hours.


Edited By: Tayo Ikujuni/Oluwole Sogunle (NAN)

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NiMet predicts cloudy, thundery weather activities, May 31 – June 2

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The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted cloudy and thundery activities over the country from May 31 to June 2.

NiMet`s weather outlook released on Saturday in Abuja said thunderstorms were reported over the central cities down to the south of the country.

The agency said current observation showed that moisture was still much up to the northern region and that it was expected to aid the sustenance of weather systems over the region.

On Sunday, early morning thunderstorms are anticipated over parts of Kebbi and northern states. Later in the day, cloudy conditions with intervals of sunshine are anticipated over the north.

“There is prospects of thunderstorms over southern Borno, Bauchi, Gombe, Yola, Sokoto, Yelwa, Katsina, Kano and Zaria axis.

“An overnight system is expected to affect eastern parts of central states, giving few thunderstorms over Niger State and Ilorin axis.

Mambila Plateau should expect thunderstorms as well. As the day progresses, cloudy condition is anticipated with chances of scattered thunderstorms across the central region,’’ the agency said.

It envisaged inland cities of the south to be cloudy in the morning hours with chances of thunderstorms over Enugu, Obudu and Ikom axis.

NiMet predicted prospects of light thunderstorms over some coastal cities like Calabar, Benin and Ijebu-Ode axis during the morning period.

The agency also predicted most parts of the coastal region to experience thunderstorms during the afternoon and evening periods.

On Monday, cloudy condition with intervals of sunshine is expected over the north within the forecast period with a chance of thunderstorm activities over Yelwa during the morning hours.

“Also, there is prospect of thunderstorm activities over Maiduguri, Zaria, Sokoto, Yelwa, Gombe and Yola during the afternoon and evening period.

“Much cloudiness is anticipated over the central cities in the morning with chances of thunderstorms over Jalingo.

“Thunderstorms are envisaged over the central region during the afternoon/evening period.’’

According to NiMet, cloudy morning is expected over the inland and coastal cities in the morning hours with prospects of thunderstorm over Lagos, Ikom, Obudu, Owerri, Calabar, Yenagoa, Warri and Port Harcourt.

It forecast few thunderstorms over the inland and coastal region during the afternoon and evening period.

The agency predicted cloudiness to prevail over the north on Tuesday within the forecast period with chances of a few thunderstorms over Yelwa and Sokoto axis during the morning hours.

It envisaged scattered thunderstorms over places like Kaduna and Yola during the afternoon and evening hours.

“ Cloudy skies are anticipated over the central states with chances of thunderstorms over Abuja, Lafia, Lokoja and Niger during the morning hours.

`There are prospects of thunderstorms over the central region during the afternoon and evening hours.

“Cloudy conditions are likely over the inland and coastal region with prospects of few thunderstorms over Calabar, Warri, Benin and Port Harcourt axis in the morning hours.’’

According to the agency, thunderstorms are anticipated over the inland and coastal areas during the afternoon and evening hours.

Edited By: Kamal Tayo Oropo/Silas Nwoha (NAN)

 

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NiMet predicts cloudy, thundery weather activities Thursday  to Saturday

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The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted cloudy and thundery activities across the country from Thursday to  Saturday.

NiMet`s weather outlook released on Wednesday in Abuja predicted partly cloudy conditions over the northern region on Thursday morning.

It predicted thunderstorm activities over parts of Taraba, Gombe, Gusau, Southern Sokoto, southern Kebbi and Adamawa on Thursday afternoon and evening.

According to the agency, other parts of the north are expected to be in partly cloudy conditions.

NiMET said that central cities would  be  partly cloudy-to-cloudy condition, with prospect of thunderstorms over Kogi and Niger in the morning.

It forecast isolated thunderstorms over Jos, Kogi, Kwara, Lafia and Abuja in the afternoon and evening hours of Thursday.

The agency envisaged the southern regions to be cloudy in the morning, with chances of thunderstorms over Calabar, Obudu, Ikom, Ogoja and Eket axis.

It predicted thunderstorms over the inland and coastal belt during afternoon and evening.

For Friday, partly cloudy conditions are likely over the northern region during the morning period, with prospects of thunderstorms over the region during afternoon and evening hours.

“ Partly cloudy-to-cloudy skies are expected over the central cities in the morning hours, with chances of thunderstorms over Abuja, Minna, Ilorin and Jos,” the agency predicted.

It added that in the afternoon and evening hours, thunderstorms would be expected over the region.

“Cloudy skies will be experienced over the southern region during the morning hours, with chances of thunderstorms over Eket, Enugu, Owerri, Abakaliki, Calabar and Port Harcourt.

“The afternoon and evening hours show a good prospect of localised thunderstorms over the inland and coastal belt,” it said.

According to the agency, the morning hours over the north will experience partly cloudy-to-sunny
conditions on Saturday.

NiMet predicted partly cloudy-to-cloudy condition over the northeastern parts, with chances of thunderstorms over the northwest during the afternoon and evening of Saturday.

It forecast that the central region would be partly cloudy-to-cloudy atmosphere in the morning hours.

“However, later in the day, there are chances of thunderstorms over Jos and Abuja.

“The southern part of the country will be mostly cloudy in the morning, with prospects of rains over the coastal cities.

“ Later in the day, thunderstorms are anticipated over most places in the inland and coastal areas,“ it said.

Edited By: Ijeoma Popoola (NAN)

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NiMet predicts sunny thundery weather, May 25 to May 27

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The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted sunshine and thunderstorms across the country from Monday to Wednesday.

NiMet weather outlook released on Sunday in Abuja predicted cloudy conditions with intervals of sunshine over the northern region on Monday to Wednesday.

It also predicted chances of a few thunderstorms over Taraba, Southern Borno, Gombe, Bauchi, Kaduna and Adamawa axis later in the day.

According to the agency, there are chances of morning thunderstorms over central cities like Abuja, Kogi and Nassarawa.

NiMet forecasts prospects of thunderstorms over central cities in the afternoon/evening hours with cloudy mornings over southern areas with chances of a few thunderstorms over Cross River, Akwa Ibom and Port Harcourt axis.

It further forecasts better prospects of thunderstorms over the southern region during the afternoon/evening period.

“On Tuesday, cloudy conditions are likely over the northern region with chances of thunderstorms over Gombe, southern Borno, Adamawa, Kaduna and Zaria in the afternoon/evening period.

“Cloudy conditions with prospects of thunderstorms over Abuja, Nassarawa, Plateau, Kogi, Niger and Kwara during the afternoon/evening period are expected.

“The southern region should be cloudy in the morning hours with the exception of Enugu, Ondo and a few cities on the coast that has chances of thunderstorms.

“More prospect of thunderstorms is expected over the region in the afternoon/evening period.’’

NiMet predicted patches of clouds with intervals of sunshine and light thunderstorms on Wednesday over the north eastern axis in the morning hours.

The agency envisaged cloudy conditions with prospects of a few thunderstorms over Sokoto, Zamfara, Kebbi, Kaduna, Gombe, Adamawa and Taraba in the afternoon/evening hours.

According to the agency, the central cities should be cloudy with possibilities of thunderstorms over Kogi, Benue and Nassarawa in the morning hours.

NiMet, however, forecast chances of thunderstorms over Nassarawa and Abuja in the afternoon/evening period with the southern region to be cloudy with prospects of thunderstorms over south east inland and coastal cities in the morning.

“In the afternoon/evening hours, thunderstorms are anticipated over most parts of the region.’’

Edited By: Silas Nwoha (NAN)

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NiMet predicts cloudy, thundery activities Saturday to Monday

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The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted cloudy and thundery weather activities across the country from May 23 to May 25.

NiMet`s weather outlook released on Friday in Abuja  forecast cloudy conditions over northern region in the morning hours of Saturday with prospects of overnight into early morning light thunderstorms over Yobe and southern Borno axis.

According to the forecast, during the afternoon/evening period, there are chances of increased cloudiness with slim chances of thunderstorms over parts of Kaduna, Kano, Jigawa, northern Borno, Gombe and Taraba axis.

It further forecast other parts of the north to be mostly cloudy with intervals of sunshine.

“The central cities are likely to be cloudy during the morning hours.

“However, parts of Niger, Lokoja, southern Nasarawa, and Benue are expected to experience overnight into early morning thunderstorms with little rains.

“ The afternoon and evening hours hold better prospects of weather activities as isolated thunderstorms are expected over Abuja, Benue, Kogi, Niger and Kwara axis.

“The inland areas of the south and coastal belts should be predominately cloudy with few isolated thunderstorms over Ado Ekiti, Abeokuta and Ondo, Calabar, Lagos, Bayelsa, Port Harcourt and Ijebu-Ode axis during the morning period.

“Isolated thunderstorms are expected over most places in the inland and coastal areas in the afternoon/evening hours.’’

NiMet predicted Cloudy conditions with prospects of isolated thunderstorms over Bauchi, Gombe, Yobe, Biu, Jigawa, Kaduna, Kano and Katsina in the northern region during the morning hours of Sunday.

The agency also predicted isolated thunderstorms over the north to affect parts of Borno, Yobe, Bauchi, Gombe, Kano and Katsina axis and environs during the afternoon/evening period.

It envisaged increased cloudiness over the central region with chances of early morning thunderstorms over parts of Kwara, Benue, Nasarawa and Jos axis.

According to NiMet, there are prospects of isolated thunderstorms over the high ground areas to affect Jos, Abuja, Kogi, Niger and Makurdi areas in the afternoon and evening period.

It further envisaged cloudy conditions over the inland cities with prospect of few thunderstorms during the afternoon/evening hours.

NiMet predicted light thunderstorms over Lagos, Ijebu-Ode, Benin and Port Harcourt in the coastal region during the morning hours with isolated thunderstorm over most places in the coastal region later in the day. 

“For Monday, cloudy skies with spells of sunshine are expected over the northern region in the morning hours.

“During the afternoon and evening period,  cloudiness with spells of few thunderstorms are expected over Yelwa, Zaria, Potiskum, Nguru, Dutse, Kebbi, Jalingo and Yola.

“ The rest of the cities over this region are likely to remain cloudy with intervals of sunshine. The central region is expected to be mostly cloudy.

“ However, we anticipate isolated thunderstorms to affect parts of Abuja, Jos, Kogi and Kwara axis during the afternoon/evening period.

“ Increased cloudiness is expected over the inland and the coastal areas of the south during the morning hours with prospects of thunderstorms over the region in the afternoon and evening hours,’’ it said.

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NiMet predicts cloudy, thundery activities Thursday to Saturday

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The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted cloudy and thundery activities from Thursday to Saturday.

NiMet`s weather outlook released on Wednesday in Abuja,  predicted cloudy conditions in the morning on Thursday over the northern region, with prospects of overnight thunderstorms over Katsina, Kano, Dutse and Mambilla plateau environs.

It further predicted pockets of thunderstorms over parts of southern Borno, Kano, Bauchi, Gombe and southern Kaduna during the afternoon, with other parts of the north expected to have patches of clouds.

The agency reported prospects of early morning thunderstorms to affect the high ground areas, places like Abuja, Lafia, Minna and their environs over the central part of the country.

According to NiMet, pockets of thunderstorms are expected to affect parts of Ilorin, Lokoja, Lafia, Jos and Abuja environs in the afternoon and evening period.

It envisaged a few thunderstorms over the south west inland areas, especially over Ondo, Akure and Ibadan, while the Southeast inland was expected to be cloudy in the morning hours.

The agency predicted a better prospect of isolated thunderstorms over the inland areas in the afternoon.

It forecast isolated thunderstorms over the coastal cities to affect places like Calabar, Eket, Uyo, Port Harcourt, Lagos and Ijebu-Ode with prospect of thunderstorms over the coastal belt.

“ On Friday, an overnight system is expected over most places in the northern region to affect places like southern Borno, Potiskum, Dutse, Bauchi, Kaduna, Gusau and Katsina during the morning hours.

“ Pockets of thunderstorms are envisaged over the northern region, especially over parts of Gusau, Yelwa, Gombe and Yola environs during the afternoon/evening hours. Cloudy skies are envisaged over the central cities in the morning hours.

“Later in the afternoon and evening hours, isolated thunderstorms are expected over the high ground areas to affect Abuja, Minna, Lokoja and Ilorin environs,“ it said.

NiMet forecast isolated thunderstorms over parts of southwest inland areas, especially over Abeokuta, Iseyin and Benin with parts of the southwest and southeast inland to be cloudy during the morning hours.

According to the agency, the afternoon and evening period hold a better prospect of isolated thunderstorms over the inland areas of the south  especially residents in Shaki, Iseyin, Akure and Osogbo.

It envisaged the coastal cities of Calabar, Uyo, Eket, Port Harcourt, Warri and Yenegoa were to experience light thunderstorms during the morning hours with possibilities of thunderstorms over the entire region in the afternoon/evening hours.

“On Saturday, the morning hours over the north is likely to experience increased cloudiness with few thunderstorms anticipated over parts of Kebbi. Pockets of thunderstorms are anticipated over the region during the afternoon/evening hours.

“The central region should expect cloudy atmosphere with possibilities of isolated thunderstorms over the high ground areas in the morning, however,  later in the day, there are chances of thunderstorms over most places in the region.

“ Southern parts of the country will be mostly cloudy in the morning, with prospects of thunderstorms over southeast coast. Later in the afternoon, widespread thunderstorms are anticipated across inland and its coastal areas, “ it said.

Edited By: Chioma Ugboma/Oluwole Sogunle (NAN)

 

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NiMet predicts weather activities from Wednesday to Friday

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The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted cloudy, thundery and sunny activities across the country from Wednesday to Friday.

NiMet’s weather outlook released on Tuesday in Abuja stated that a few rainfall activities were observed over the country and moisture laden winds are still above the northern region.

“For Wednesday, partly cloudy to cloudy conditions are anticipated with interval of sunshine and localised thunderstorms over Southern Borno, Kaduna, Bauchi, Gombe, Southern Taraba and Adamawa in the afternoon/evening period.

“Partly cloudy to cloudy conditions are anticipated over the central cities with prospects of localised thunderstorms over Abuja, Minna, Kogi and Ilorin in the afternoon/evening period.

“Inland cities should be predominately cloudy in the morning with prospects of localised thunderstorms in afternoon/evening period.

“Cloudy mornings are anticipated over coast with prospects of localised thunderstorms over Calabar and Eket,” it said.

According to the agency, localised thunderstorms are envisaged over the region later in the day.

NiMet forecast partly cloudy to sunny conditions with prospects of localised thunderstorms over Yelwa, Kano, Kaduna, Mambilla Plateau, Southern Borno and Adamawa during the afternoon/evening period on Thursday.

The agency envisaged partly cloudy to cloudy conditions to prevail over the central, inland and coastal cities with prospects of morning thunderstorm over Calabar and Eket axis.

According to NiMet, localised thunderstorms are expected over the coast, inland and a few places within the central cities places like Abuja and Nasarawa axis in the day.

“For Friday, partly cloudy to sunny conditions are expected over northern region in the morning.

“However, partly cloudy conditions are likely with prospects of localised thunderstorms over Kaduna, Kebbi, Southern Borno and Adamawa during the afternoon.

“Partly cloudy to cloudy conditions are expected over the central cities with prospects of localised thunderstorms over Abuja, Jos, Kogi, Ilorin and Benue in the afternoon/evening period.

“Increase cloudiness with prospects of localised thunderstorms over Lagos, Ijebu-Ode, Yenegoa, Ikom, Calabar and Port Harcourt are expected in the morning.

“Later in the day, localised thunderstorms should prevail over the entire region,” it said.

Edited By: Tayo Ikujuni/Muhammad Suleiman Tola (NAN)

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NiMet predicts sunny, thundery weather conditions from Wednesday to Friday

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The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet), has predicted sunny and thundery weather activities across the country from Wednesday to Friday.

NiMet weather outlook released on Tuesday in Abuja,  envisaged partly cloudy to sunny condition to prevail over the northern region.

It further envisaged possible isolated cases of thunderstorms to prevail over the central, the inland cities and the coast of the south.

“For Wednesday, northern cities are expected to be in partly cloudy to sunny condition throughout forecast period while central cities are anticipated to be in partly cloudy to cloudy conditions.

It, however, predicted slim chances of afternoon thunderstorms in Lokoja.

“ Partly cloudy to cloudy morning is expected over the entire inland areas and parts of the coastal region with possibilities of isolated thunderstorms over Port-Harcourt and Yenagoa
environs.

“ Later in the day, better prospects of isolated thunderstorms are expected over the entire inland areas and wide spread of thunderstorms along the coastal cities,“ it said.

The agency predicted partly cloudy to sunny skies over the northern cities on Thursday during the day.

According to NiMet, central cities are expected to be in partly cloudy to cloudy condition in the morning hours with prospects of isolated thunderstorms over Kaduna, Zaria and Jos in the afternoon/evening period.

It envisaged entire inland areas of the south and coastal cities to be cloudy in the morning hours with better prospect of isolated thunderstorms over entire inland areas during the afternoon and evening period.

NiMet predicted thunderstorms over southwest coastal areas in the morning while the southeast coast would  be in cloudy morning.

It forecast chances of isolated thunderstorms across the inland and its coastal region later in the day.

“For Friday, sunny to partly cloudy weather condition is envisaged over the northern cities throughout the forecast time.

“In the morning hours, partly cloudy to cloudy conditions are expected over the central cities.

“ Further into the day, most places will be cloudy, with chances of isolated thunderstorms in cities like Kwara, Nassarawa, FCT, Makurdi, Taraba, Yelwa and Niger.

“The inland areas of the south and the coastal cities are expected to be in cloudy conditions in the morning hours, but there are chances of isolated thunderstorms over the southeast coast in the morning.

“ Also, with better prospects of isolated thunderstorms over the entire inland areas of the south and coastal cities during the afternoon and evening period“ it said

Edited By: Chioma Ugboma/Donald Ugwu (NAN)

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NiMet predicts cloudy, sunny activities from Wednesday to Friday

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The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted cloudy, sunny and thundery activities from Wednesday to Friday across the country.

NiMet`s weather outlook released on Tuesday in Abuja, stated there had been continuous influx of moisture in the past couple of days culminating to increased cloudiness and thundery activities over most places in the country.

Also the influx of moisture is increasing, especially over the north and south, although with a little respite today (Tuesday) with isolated thunderstorms currently experienced over Jos and Kaduna axis.

“ Partly cloudy to sunny conditions are expected over the entire northern region during the morning hours on Wednesday with partly cloudy to sunny condition is expected to persist later in the day.

“ There are prospects of isolated thunderstorms over Kaduna, Yelwa, Gombe and Bauchi and over southern Borno and southern Yobe where increased cloudiness could lead to isolated thundery activities with little or no rainfall.

“ Partly cloudy to cloudy atmosphere is expected in the morning over central region. There are prospects of isolated thunderstorms to affect parts of Jos, Abuja, Ilorin, Minna, parts of Nasarawa, Benue and Kogi states in the afternoon.“

The agency also forecast the inland cities of the south and the coastal cities to be cloudy.

It further forecast prospects of isolated thunderstorms within the inland areas such as parts of Enugu, Umuahia, Owerri, Abakaliki, Ondo and Ogun while the coastal cities expected to be under thunderstorms in the afternoon.

According to NiMet, partly cloudy to sunny conditions are expected in the morning hours of Thursday with the northernmost part of the region is expected to be partly cloudy in the afternoon.

The agency predicted parts of Kaduna, southern Gusau, Yelwa and Mambilla Plateau to experience isolated thunderstorms while isolated thundery activities are envisaged over southern Kano, southern Katsina, Gombe, Adamawa, and Jalingo.

NiMet envisaged partly cloudy to cloudy atmosphere in the morning over central part of the country and isolated thundery activities over parts of Plateau, Nasarawa, FCT, Niger, Kwara and parts of Kogi states in the evening.

The agency predicted chances of isolated thunderstorms over Abeokuta, Ibadan, Akure, Uyo, Calabar and environs of the inland cities of south and coastal cities in the morning with the rest of the cities in the regions to be cloudy.

It envisaged high chances of widespread of thunderstorms over inland cities of southwest and entire coastal cities while southeast inland areas especially parts of Enugu and Owerri expected to be under isolated thunderstorms in the evening.

“For Friday, partly cloudy to sunny conditions are expected over the northern region in the morning with chances of early morning isolated thunderstorms over Yelwa, southern Jalingo and Mambilla Plateau.

“Later in the afternoon, isolated thundery activities are anticipated over places like Dutse, Gombe, Bauchi, Yola, Kano, Gusau, Zaria, Kebbi and environs while rest of the cities in the region are expected to be under partly cloudy to cloudy conditions.

“ In the central region, partly cloudy to cloudy atmosphere is to characterize the region in the morning,“ it said.

The agency said there are chances of isolated thundery activities over parts of Kogi and Nasarawa states later in the day, while isolated thunderstorms are anticipated over parts of Plateau, Abuja, Kwara and Benue states.

The agency predicted cloudy atmosphere over the entire inland while the coastal cities such as Lagos, Port Harcourt, Calabar, and Eket will have chances of isolated thunderstorms in the early hours of the day.

It further predicted little chance of thundery activities with little or no rainfall over the southwest inland later in the day while the prospects of isolated thunderstorms to be high over southeast inland and the coast.

Edited By: Modupe Adeloye/Felix Ajide (NAN)

 

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