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NiMet forecasts 3 days of cloudiness, thunderstorms



NiMet forecasts 3 days of cloudiness, thunderstorms

By Gabriel Agbeja

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has forecast three days of cloudy and stormy weather across the country.

NiMet’s weather forecast released Wednesday in Abuja forecasts cloudy skies over the northern region on Thursday with the risk of thunderstorms over parts of Sokoto and Kebbi state during the morning hours.

According to her, thunderstorms are forecast over parts of Bauchi State, Gombe State, Yobe, Taraba, Adamawa, Kastina State, Kano State, ‘Kaduna and Borno state later in the day.

“Cloudy skies are forecast over the Center-North region, with the prospect of rains over Niger, Nasarawa State and Federal Capital Territory (FCT) in the morning.

“Progressing in the afternoon and evening, isolated thunderstorms are forecast over parts of FCT, Kogi, Kwara, Niger, Nasarawa state and the plateau.

“The interior and southern coastal towns are expected to be cloudy with a chance of rain over parts of Oyo State, Imo, Edo, Bayelsa, Rivers, Cross River and Akwa Ibom during the afternoon. and in the evening, “he said.

The agency predicted cloudy skies over the northern region on Friday with the prospect of isolated thunderstorms over parts of Sokoto and Kebbi state during the morning.

Thunderstorms are expected over parts of Kaduna State, Borno, Adamawa, Taraba, Yobe, Gombe State, Bauchi State and Kano State, she said. as the day progresses.

“A cloudy sky is expected over the Center-North region in the morning. Later in the day, thunderstorms are forecast over parts of Niger, Bénoué, Plateau and FCT.

“Cloudy skies are expected to prevail over the inland and southern coastal towns with the prospect of early morning rains over parts of Cross River.

“Later in the day, rains are expected in parts of Ekiti, Imo, Abia, Ondo State, Akwa Ibom, Cross River and Rivers,” he said. -he declares.

NiMet forecast cloudy skies over the northern region in the morning.

He further forecast thunderstorms over parts of Taraba, Bauchi State, Gombe State, Kaduna State, Yobe, Borno and Adamawa during the day.

The agency forecast the north-central region under cloudy skies, with early morning rain over parts of the CTF.

“The afternoon and evening should expect isolated thunderstorms over parts of the FCT, Nasarawa State, Plateau and Niger.

“The interior and southern coastal towns should be under cloudy skies in the morning.

“Later in the day, rains are expected in parts of Imo, Oyo State, Delta, Cross River, Rivers, Akwa Ibom and Bayelsa,” he said. declared. (NAA)

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