The predictions of the Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has revealed that there may be thunderstorms in some states in Nigeria especially in northern places such as Lafia in Nasarawa state, Makurdi in Benue and the southern part of country, Obudu in Cross Rivers.
This is predicted to occur on the morning of Friday as a result of partly cloudy to cloudy weather conditions.
According to the agency’s Weather Outlook at the Central Forecast Office in Abuja today, it was also revealed that there will be day and night temperatures in the range of 32 to 41 and 20 to 30 degrees Celsius respectively.
NiMet also maintained that increased cloudiness was expected to prevail over most part of the cities with prospects of isolated thunderstorms over Abuja, Bida and Lokoja later in the day.
The agency predicted that the southern states would experience partly cloudy to cloudy skies over the entire region during the morning hours.
It also predicted chances of isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon and evening hours with day and night temperatures in the range of 31 to 36 and 21 to 26 degrees Celsius respectively.
“Dust haze conditions are expected over the north while partly cloudy to cloudy skies are anticipated over central cities down to the inland cities.
“There are possibilities of isolated thunderstorms over the southern states and some parts of the central cities within the next 24 hours,” NiMet stated.