Weather forecast: Snowstorm recedes at noon Weekend cloudy with sporadic rain

JANUARY 9, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON)Saturday’s weather in Lebanon is expected to be partly cloudy with slight rise in temperature. In the afternoon however, the wind will be active again, reaching 65 km/hr with rainfall and thunder and snow at 800m altitude, as forecasted by Beirut Airport-based Meteorology department.

Snowstorm “Zina” will be receding gradually at noon today.

Temperatures:

– On the coastline: 5 to 12 degrees Celsius

– On the mountain range: -3 to 1 degrees Celsius

– In the Interior range: -2 to 2 degree Celsius

– At Al-Arz: -9 to -7 degrees Celsius

Surface wind: Northern to northern-western gusting between 10 and 20 Km/hr intensifies every now and then to reach 40Km/hr

Visibility: Medium worsens over the mountainous regions.

Sea: Agitated

Surface temperature: 19 degrees Celsius.

Sunrise: 06:43

Sunset: 16:46

SOURCE: NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY- LEBANON