The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has forecast three days cloudy and thundery weather conditions across the country.
NiMet`s weather outlook released on Wednesday in Abuja, forecast cloudy skies over the northern region on Thursday with chances of thunderstorms over parts of Sokoto State and Kebbi during the morning hours.
“The inland and the coastal cities of the South are expected to be cloudy with chances of rains over parts of Oyo State, Imo, Edo, Bayelsa, Rivers, Cross River and Akwa Ibom during the afternoon and evening hours,” it said.
“ Cloudy skies are expected over the North Central region in morning hours. Later in the day, thunderstorms are anticipated over parts of the Niger, Benue, Plateau and the FCT.
“ Cloudy skies should prevail over the Inland and the coastal cities of the south with prospects of morning rains over parts of Cross River.
“Later in the day, rains are anticipated over parts of Ekiti, Imo, Abia, Ondo State, Akwa Ibom, Cross River and Rivers,” it said.
NiMet anticipated cloudy skies over the northern region in the morning hours.
The agency forecast the north central region under cloudy skies, with morning rains over parts of the FCT.
“The afternoon and evening hours should expect isolated thunderstorms over parts of the FCT, Nasarawa State, Plateau and Niger.
“The inland and the coastal cities of the south should be under cloudy skies in the morning.
“Later in the day, rains are expected over parts of Imo, Oyo State, Delta, Cross River, Rivers, Akwa Ibom and Bayelsa,” it said.