A special bulletin from the Directorate of National Meteorology (DMN) warns that heavy thunderstorms are expected from Wednesday, May 16 at 14:00 to Thursday, May 17 at 12:00, in several provinces of Morocco
The stormy showers, which will be accompanied by gusts of strong wind and hail, and may be locally very strong especially in the provinces of the Middle Atlas and northern High Atlas and the provinces of Chichaoua, Al Haouz, Marrakesh, Azilal, Taroudant, Ouarzazate, Tinghir, Errachidia, Fquih Ben Salah, Beni Mellal, Midelt, Khenifra, Khouribga, Ifrane, Taza, Guercif, Taourirt, Boulemane, Figuig, Jerada, Oujda and Berkane.
On Thursday from 00H00 to 12H00, these showers will be experienced in the provinces of Oujda, Berkane, Nador, Driouech, Al-Hoceima, Ifrane, Taza, Guercif, Jerada, Fquih Ben Salah, Beni Mellal, Khouribga, Khenifra, Khemisset, Midelt, Boulemane , El Hajeb, Fez, Meknes, Sefrou and Moulay Yacoub.
The bulletin also indicates that locally moderate thunderstorms will hit on Tuesday from 15:00 to 24:00 in the province of Figuig, with gusts of wind around 60 to 70 km / h on Wednesday in Tangier. Stormy showers in the Upper and Middle Atlas provinces are expected during the afternoons of Thursday and Friday, according to the MND.