NiMet predicts cloudy, rainy weather for Wednesday
THE Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted cloudy morning condition over the central states of the country on Wednesday.
NiMet’s Weather Outlook by its Central Forecast Office (CFO) on Tuesday in Abuja, also predicted localised thunderstorm over Ibi, Mambilla, Jos, Lokoja, Abuja, Minna, Lafia, Bauchi and Southern Kaduna during the day.
It added that the central states would have day and night temperatures of 31 to 36 and 18 to 25 degrees Celsius respectively.
The agency predicted morning cloudiness and localised rains over Lagos and Ijebu-Ode, with day and night temperatures of 30 to 35 and 20 to 25 degrees Celsius respectively.
It also predicted night thunderstorms over Akure, Ado-Ekiti, Benin, Warri, Oshogbo, Owerri, Enugu, Awka and Abakaliki, with widespread thunderstorms over coastal cities during the period.
According to NiMet, northern states will experience partly cloudy condition with chances of localised thunderstorms around Sokoto, Gusau, Gombe, Yola, Yelwa and Kebbi axis during the evening period.
“Nothern states will also have day and night temperatures of 37 to 43 and 23 to 29 degrees Celsius respectively.
“Sufficient influx of moisture is expected to result in increased cloudiness and induce rainfall activities in some selected cities around the country,” NiMet added.