- The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has revealed its prediction for the weather of Monday, September 10
- The agency forecasted that there will be light rains in major Nigerian cities like Abuja, Minna, Bauchi, Makurdi and Jos
- It also disclosed that there will be thunderstorms over these northern region, with temperature rising and falling between 28 to 31 and 20 to 23 degrees Celsius
The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted chances of rainfall in most parts the country on Monday, September 10, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.
The weather outlook by Nimet central forecast office in Abuja on Sunday, September 9, predicted light rains over the central cities such as Abuja, Minna, Bauchi, Makurdi and Jos in the morning.
It also said that scattered thunderstorms were likely over the region in the afternoon and evening period with day and night temperatures of 28 to 31 and 20 to 23 degrees Celsius, respectively.
The agency predicted partly cloudy to cloudy morning and thunderstorms in the afternoon and evening hours over the northern states with day and night temperatures of 27 to 32 and 21 to 23 degrees Celsius, respectively.
It also predicted cloudy morning over the southwest inland down to the coast with scattered thunderstorms and moderate rains over most parts of the Inland and coast in the afternoon and evening periods.
According to NiMet, southwestern cities will have day and night temperatures in the range of 27 to 29 and 21 to 24 degrees Celsius, respectively during the forecast period.
“Southeastern cities will experience cloudy morning over the inland with prospects of moderate rains over places like Port Harcourt, Eket, Owerri, Yenagoa and Calabar, in the morning.
“Scattered thunderstorms and rains are expected over the inland with chances of rains over the coast in the afternoon and evening period with day and night temperatures of 27 to 30 and 21 to 24 degrees Celsius, respectively.
“There are prospects of moderate rains over most parts of the south-south throughout the forecast period with day and night temperatures of 27 to 30 and 22 to 23 degrees Celsius respectively,” NiMet said.
Meanwhile, Legit.ng reported that NiMet on Saturday, August 25, predicted deep moisture level in the air expected to give rise to thunderstorms and rainfall over most parts of the country for Sunday, August 26.
Legit.ng gathered that NiMet made this known in its weather outlook by its central forecast office in Abuja.
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