Cyprus Mail
Cyprus

Yellow weather warning for very low temperatures

kapedes
Snow reached relatively low-lying Machairas on Wednesday (Christos Theodorides)

The met office issued a yellow warning for extremely low temperatures on Wednesday afternoon, which are expected to fall to -9C overnight in Troodos.

The warning is valid from 10pm on Wednesday night to 8am Thursday morning.

Temperatures across the island are below normal for this time of the year, according to the met office.

Wednesday saw the temperature falling to 2C inland during the day, between 5C and 8C on the coast and -6C in the mountains.

The latest update said the temperature in the highest point of Troodos is expected to fall to -9C overnight.

Temperatures are expected to return to normal levels on Thursday, Friday and Saturday but could drop again on Sunday and Monday.

Snow was 39cm in Troodos on Wednesday afternoon.

Follow the Cyprus Mail on Google News

Related Posts

‘Cyprus can play a role in stabilising Middle East’

Tom Cleaver

Disparity in gaming commission board allowances raises concerns

Elias Hazou

Get to know Cyprus’ vineyards and producers

Eleni Philippou

Lakatamia mayor alleges election interference

Tom Cleaver

Government denies involvement in Israeli air exercise

Nikolaos Prakas

Cyprus mulls law amendments for access to banking information

Elias Hazou