The Nigerian Metrological Agency (NiMeT) has warned and alerted Nigerians that some states may experience a slight rise in temperature in the coming days especially in some northern and southern states.
The general manager, public relations units of NiMeT, Muntari Ibrahim, made this known in a statement issued by the Central Forecast Office (CFO) on weather alert.
“Parts of Sokoto, Zamfara, Kebbi, Borno, Adamawa, Taraba, Plateau, Niger, Nasarawa, Benue and Kwara are expected to experience temperatures greater than 40°C.
“Other parts of the northern, central and southern states will mostly experience temperatures within 35°C to 40°C.
“The temperature is expected to continue the next day where parts of Sokoto, Kebbi, Jigawa, Yobe, Borno, Gombe, Taraba, Plateau, Nasarawa, Adamawa, Borno, Niger, Kwara, FCT, Kogi, Benue, Cross River and Ebonyi are expected to experience temperatures greater than 40°C,” the statement disclosed.
The remaining parts of the northern, central and southern states are expected to be within 35°C to 40°C.