Weather: the heat persists in Morocco this weekend

Weather: the heat persists in Morocco this weekend

The following are the weather forecasts  in Morocco for Friday, July 19, 2019, prepared by the National Meteorological Directorate (MND):

Fairly warm to hot weather over the southeast, south and interior of the country.

Dense low cloud in the morning and at night, with mist or fog on the coasts and Atlantic plains and the Mediterranean.

Slightly unstable clouds with clouds and thunderstorms over the relief of the High and Middle Atlas, the oriental and the Saiss.

Drizzle or scattered light rains at times over the Mediterranean and central coasts.

Stable weather with light to clear skies elsewhere.

Sand hunting in places on the south-east, south-east and southern provinces.

Strong enough wind from east on the Tangiers and from the north to the south provinces, moderate to strong enough from south to west on the southeast and east, and from north to north on the central plains, and moderate from west to north elsewhere.

Minimum temperature of about 15/21°C on the hills, the Tangiers, the Atlantic plains, the interior plains, the Souss, the north of the southern provinces and near the coast, 21/27°C on the east, the Saiss, the phosphate and Ulmès plateaus, the southeast slopes and the interior of the southern provinces and 27/32°C on the southeast.

Maximum temperature of around 23/30°C near the coasts and on the hills, 31/38°C in the south of the east, the Rif, the Atlantic plains, the inland plains, the phosphate and Ulmès plateaus, the Souss and the north of the southern provinces and 38/45°C in the east, the saiss, the southeast and the south of the southern provinces.

Sea fair or slightly moderate in the Mediterranean, slightly moderate or moderate in the Strait, between Cap Spartel and Rabat, between Tarfaya and Boujdour and moderate in the south.