CAIRO: The Sokhna Port was closed Wednesday due to high winds blowing in Suez governorate, Youm7 quoted an official source at the Red Sea Ports Authority.
The source said, however, that all other ports are operating normally.
Meteorological experts have forecast high temperatures across the country accompanied by active winds, which will affect navigation in both the Red Sea and the Mediterranean Sea.
Suez records 31 °C during the day and 15°C at night.
Temperatures are expected to fall Thursday, reaching in Cairo 27°C in the morning after it recorded 32 °C Wednesday.
Additional reporting by Mostafa Salama from Suez.