This weather report is an overview for the day ahead.
A convergence of Northwesterly and Northeasterly air masses is expected to get established over Malawi. Therefore, expect scattered rain and occasional thunderstorms sometimes associated with strong winds.
ADVISORY: To be safe from lightning strikes, immediately seek shelter indoors or completely enclosed structure until a thunderstorm passes or dissipates.
Shire Valley: This includes areas along Shire river, Lakes Chilwa and Chiuta Valleys.
Warm conditions with thundery rain showers during morning. Expect locally heavy rain and isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Forecast temperatures for Ngabu:
Southern Highlands: This area includes Shire highlands, Kirk Range up to Dedza.
Cloudy with rain and occasional thunderstorms during morning. Warm with locally heavy rain associated with occasional thunder and lightning in the afternoon.
Forecast temperatures for Blantyre
Central Areas: This area includes Lilongwe, Mchinji, Dowa, Ntchisi, Kasungu and part of Mzimba District.
Anticipate casional thunderstorms in the morning. Locally heavy rain with occasional thunderstorms during the afternoon.
Forecast temperatures for Lilongwe
Lakeshore Areas: This includes areas along Lake Malawi.
Expect heavy rain and thunderstorms during the morning. Hot with locally heavy thundery showers during the afternoon.
Forecast temperatures for Mangochi
Northern Areas: This includes all areas north of Mzimba.
Cloudy with rain accompanied by occasional thunderstorms during morning. Locally heavy rain with thunderstorms in the afternoon..
Forecast temperatures for Mzuzu
WINDS IN MOST AREAS. Light and variable often with gusty winds in stormy areas.