Cold weather grips much of Jordan until Friday

Amman, Dec. 27( Petra)–Relatively cold weather is expected to remain Wednesday across much parts of the country with frost formation over the high lands and parts of the desert areas at night and in early morning hours.

According to the Jordan Meteorological(JMD), similar weather conditions will continue to prevail on Thursday with clouds at medium and high altitudes and a chance for scattered showers in the evening, the JMD said.

Mercury levels will rise few degrees on Friday, but relatively cold weather will remain in the mountainous and desert areas during day time, changing to cold at night, the JMD added.

Temperatures in Amman for today will hover around 15 degrees Celsius in Amman and the northern cities dropping at night to 8 and 7 degrees respectively. Mercury levels in the Gulf of Aqaba will register a high of 24 degrees and a low of 14.

Source: Jordan News Agency