Dust haze, poor visibility to persist today: NIMET
Posted by Mayowa Okekale, Abuja | 7 January 2017 | 1,511 times
The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NIMET) has made the following predictions about the country’s weather condition for today, Friday January 7, 2017:
NORTHERN STATES: This region is anticipated to be under dust haze conditions although Places like Yelwa, Gusau, Sokoto, Kano, and Zaria may experience visibility of less than or equal to 2000 metres in the next 24hours. Day and Night temperature values are expected to be in the range of 28 – 33°C and 11 – 19°C respectively.
CENTRAL STATES: Dust haze conditions are expected over this region with visibilities of less than or equal to 2000m over Minna, Bida and their environs during the Forecast period. Day and Night temperature values are expected to be in the range of 29 – 36°C and 12 – 19°C respectively.
SOUTHERN STATES: Dust haze conditions are expected with visibility range of 2 – 5 km over the entire region within the next 24 hours. The Day and Night time temperatures are expected to be in this range of 33 – 36°C and 15 – 23°C respectively.