By Chaymaa Benallouch Rabat - Moroccan authorities foiled a drug smuggling operation Tuesday morning in Tangier. The Royal Armed Forces aborted the drug trafficking attempt at a beach near the Hercules Cave in Achaqar beach at around 4:30 a.m. The quantity of the drugs found was about two tons of the unspecified substance. Members of the Armed...0
Wave of Heat Expected from Wednesday to Saturday in Morocco
Rabat - A wave of heat is expected to hit several regions of Morocco from Wednesday to Saturday, with highsrising up to 46 degrees Celsius, according to the National Meteorological Department (DMN).
Maximum temperatures of 41 to 44 degrees are expected Wednesday and Thursday in Aousserd, Oued-Edadhab, Boujdour, Laayoune Tarfaya, Es-Smara, Tata, Taroudant, Assa-Zag, Zagora, and Errachidia, reported DNM in a special meteorological bulletin.
During the same two days, temperatures ranging from 37 to 40 degrees are forecasted in Ouarzazate, Fkih Ben Saleh, Kelaa Sraghna, Rhamna, Marrakech, Youssoufia, Essaouira, Guelmim, Tan-Tan, and Beni Mellal source.
On Friday and Saturday, DMN predicts maximum temperatures of 42 to 46 degrees at Aousserd, Oued-Eddahab, Boujdour, Es-Smara, Assa-Zag, Tata, Zagora, and Taroudant.
Temperature will reach 37 to 41 degrees Celsius at Guelmim, Tan-Tan, Sidi Ifni, Chtouka Ait Baha, Agadir, Laayoune, Marrakech, Youssoufia, Essaouira, Chichaoua, Kelaa-Sraghna, Beni Mellal, Fkih Saleh, Settat, Khouribga, Sidi Slimane, Kemisset, Ben Slimane, SidiBennour, Berrrechid, Safi, and Errachidia.
The Directorate forecasts locally strong thunderstorms on Tuesday from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. in Azilal, Beni Mellal, Midelt, Khénifra, Ifrane, and Boulemane, and more moderate storms and rain showers on Taourirt, Guercif, Taza, Taounate, and Al Hoceima.