Drop in temperatures forecast over weekend

Amman, A slight drop in temperatures is forecast on Friday, but the weather will remain dusty, especially in the southern in eastern regions, according to Jordan Meteorological Department (JMD).

As we head into the evening hours, dust is expected to gradually settle, however cold conditions will continue to prevail in the hilly areas and the plains, the JMD forecasters said. In the Jordan Valley and the Dead Sea, pleasant weather conditions are predicted with a chance for light showers here and there in the northern and central parts mostly.

Mercury levels will further drop on Saturday, creating cold and cloudy conditions and possible showers in the northern and central regions, the JMD said, adding that similar conditions are forecast for Sunday.

Daytime temperatures forecast for the next three days in Amman and the northern region will range between a high of 26 degrees Celsius, dropping down at night in to 14 and 13 degrees respectively. The weather will be hot in the port city of Aqaba with mercury levels jumping to 32 degrees and sliding to 23 at night, the JMD noted.

Source: Jordan News Agency