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  BE WISE, BE WEATHERWISE  

Tuesday 28 March 2017

WEATHER SYSTEMS AND EXPECTED RESULTS:.

South easterly air mass is influencing weather over southern and central Malawi while equatorial rain belt is affecting the north. Expect rain showers over few southern and central areas while heavy rain and thunderstorms will be confined to the north and the lakeshore areas. Mwera winds is expected to weaken over Lake Malawi.

ADVISORY: Mwera winds will continue blowing over Lake Malawi. Therefore, fishermen and all users of the Lake should take necessary precaution

SHIRE VALLEY: (Areas along Shire river, Lakes Chilwa and Chiuta Valleys)

Partly cloudy and light rain showers over few places during morning and  in the afternoon.

Forecast Temperatures: Ngabu Min. 22oC and Max.31oC

 

SOUTHERN HIGHLANDS:

(Shire highlands, Kirk Range up to Dedza)

Partly cloudy and slight rain showers during morning.Isolated showers in the afternoon.

Forecast Temperatures: Blantyre Min 17oC and Max. 25oC

 

CENTRAL AREAS: (Lilongwe, Mchinji, Dowa, Ntchisi, Kasungu and part of Mzimba District)

Partly cloudy and chance of rain showers during morning. Isolated showers in the afternoon.

Forecast Temperatures: Lilongwe Min 17oC and Max. 26oC

LAKESHORE AREAS: (Areas along Lake Malawi)

Locally heavythunderstorms mainly in  Nkhatabay and Karonga during morning. Thunderstorms and rain showers to continue over more areas during the afternoon

Forecast Temperatures: Mangochi Min. 22oC and Max.30oC

NORTHERN AREAS: (All areas north of Mzimba)

Cloudy with thundery showers  during morning. Expect thunderstorms and rain showers to continue over more areas during the afternoon.

Forecast Temperatures: Mzuzu Min. 16oC and Max. 26oC

WINDS IN MOST AREAS:

Winds: South easterly gradually becoming easterly and gusty in stormy areas

 
 

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