It also predicted localised rains over Osogbo, Shaki, Ado-Ekiti, Iseyin and Akure, Portharcourt, Benin, Calabar, Eket, Owerri, Umuhahia, Enugu, Abakaliki during afternoon and evening hours with day and Night temperatures of 28 to 31 and 21 to 24 degrees Celsius respectively.
According to NiMet, Northern States will experience severe thunderstorms with possibilities of flood over Maiduguri, Yola, Damaturu, Potiskum and Nguru and localised thunderstorms over Dutse, Kano, Katistina, Gusau and yelwa during the morning and afternoon period.
NiMet predicted: “Cloudiness is expected over Sokoto in the morning with day and Night temperatures in the range of 31 to 35 and 22 to 25 degrees Celsius respectively.
“There are high prospects of severe thunderstorms over the northeast while localised thunderstorms are anticipated over the northwest and central states.
“The southern areas are expected to experience light to moderate rainfall activities in the next 24 hours.”