The Department of Meteorological Services wishes to advise the public that the prevailing weather conditions of extremely hot temperatures over the country are expected to continue into the weekend. Temperatures over most parts of the country are expected to reach maximums between 38 to 41 degrees Celsius.
The Department therefore advises members of the public to take precautionary measures to protect themselves from these adverse weather conditions. These measures may include among others:
-Drink more water regardless of your activity level
-Avoid prolonged stay under the sun, if at all possible stay under the shade
-Protect yourself from the sun by wearing a wide-brimmed hat or umbrella.
The Department will keep monitoring the conditions, and will update the public accordingly.
For further information, contact the Director at 3612272 or Forecasting Office at 3612283