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  BE WISE, BE WEATHERWISE  

Monday 24 April 2017

 WEATHER SYSTEM AND EXPECTED RESULTS:

South easterlies are expected to be dominant over southern and central Malawi while a touch of the rain belt is still affecting the north. Therefore expect cloudy conditions with isolated showers and rain drizzles over central and southern areas and locally heavy thunder showers over the north and lakeshore areas. Moderate  to fresh Mwera wind are expected  over Lake Malawi.

Weather safety tip: Watch out for Mwera winds over Lake Malawi.

 
SHIRE VALLEY:

(Areas along Shire river, Lakes Chilwa and Chiuta Valleys).

 

Mostly sunny in the morning. Expect warm to hot  conditions later during the day.

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

SOUTHERN HIGHLANDS:

(Shire highlands, Kirk Range up to Dedza)

Partly cloudy in the morning. Few rain showers during the afternoon.

Forecast Temperatures: Blantyre Min 16oC and Max. 27oC

CENTRAL AREAS: 

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

Partly cloudy during  the morning. Expect rain showers in the afternoon.

Forecast Temperatures: Lilongwe Min 15oC and Max. 27oC

LAKESHORE AREAS:

(Areas along Lake Malawi)

Rainy weather  during morning. Expect thunderstorms and rain showers in the afternoon and moderate Mwera winds.

Forecast Temperatures: Mangochi Min. 22oC and Max.32oC

NORTHERN AREAS: (All areas north of Mzimba)

Expect thunderstorms in the  morning. Scattered thundery showers in the afternoon.

Forecast Temperatures: Mzuzu Min. 18oC and Max. 26oC

WINDS IN MOST AREAS:

Winds:  Generally south easterly often with gusty winds in stormy areas.

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