Dr Mahmud Shaheen، Director of Forecast and Analysis Center of the Egyptian Meteorological Authority (EMA)، said that Egypt will expose to a freak heat wave as of today. He pointed out that the expected temperature degree in Cairo today will be 39-40 C degree. He revealed in a telephone contact with presenter of” Sabahak Masry” program aired on “ mbc-Misr –2” Satellite Channel، that temperature degrees will continue to rise over the days to come. He added that peak of the heat wave will come on Thursday. Dr Shaheen went on to say that temperature degrees will drop as of Friday in the north western parts of the country such as Alexandria and Matrouh Governorates. He expected that heat wave will break in Cairo and the other governorates as of Saturday when temperature degrees drop by 6-7 C degrees.