Weather forecast: Unstable with relatively cold air masses

JANUARY 16, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON) Saturday’s weather in Lebanon is expected to be partly cloudy with sporadic rain in the morning, especially in southern areas and snowfall at 1200m altitude, as forecasted by Beirut Airport-based Meteorology department.

General status: relatively cold air-masses dominate over the Mediterranean Eastern basin until Saturday.

– Temperatures:

On the coastline: 10 to 16 degrees Celsius

On the mountain range: 4 to 8 degrees Celsius

In the Interior range: 2 to 10 degrees Celsius

– Surface wind: South-westerly, gusting between 10 and 30 Km/hr.

– Visibility: Good.

– Sea: Moderate, Surface temperature 18 degrees Celsius.

– Sunrise: 06:42

– Sunset: 16:54