Heat Wave to Hit Morocco This Week

Rabat – A heat wave is expected to hit several regions of the Kingdom next week, with high temperatures exceeding 40 degrees Celsius (104 degrees Fahrenheit) in some regions.Temperatures between 38 to 44 degrees Celsius are forecasted for Marrakech, Aoussered, Oued Eddahab, Essmara, Assazag, Tata, Zagora, Guelmim, Fquih Ben Salah, Settat, Taroudant and Kelaâ des Sraghna starting Monday until the end of the week, announced the National Directorate of Meteorology (DMN) in a special bulletin.Meanwhile Ouezzane, Sidi Slimane, Meknes, Moulay Yacoub, Fez, Khemisset, Kenitra, Ben Slimane, Berrechid, Rhamna, Youssoufia, Chichaoua, Sidi Bennour, Safi, Essaouira, Agadir-Ida ou Tanane, Inezgane-Ait Melloul, Chtouka ait Baha, Tiznit, Sidi Ifni, Errachidia, and Tan-Tan will see temperatures between 33 and 38 degrees Celsius. Starting Sunday, May 14, the extreme south of the country, particularly Aousserd, had already recorded temperatures of 37 to 41 degrees Celsius, noted the same source.High temperatures are expected to persist until at least May 20, DMN announced, indicating that by that time, further forecasts will have been announced. read more

Womens EHF Champions League 201617 without Serbian Ukrainian and Slovenian champions

The European Handball Federation has received 25 registrations from clubs for the Women’s EHF Champions League 2016/17.18 national champions and the two runners-up of the top two nations (Hungary and Denmark) have applied for the 24th season based on the EHF ranking list, while further five teams eligible to play in the new Women’s EHF Cup have requested an upgrade for the EHF Champions League.The final list of all participants will be confirmed only at the EHF Executive Committee meeting on Friday 24 June in Vienna.The draw of the qualification will take place on Wednesday 29 June (13:00 hrs) in Vienna, while the group matches draw will be hosted by SELECT, the EHF’s new ball supplier in their headquarters in Glostrup, Denmark on Friday 1 July (13:00 hrs).Teams registered based on the EHF ranking list (20):Hypo Niederösterreich (AUT)HC Gomel (BLR)HC Podravka Vegeta (CRO)Team Esbjerg (DEN)FC Midtjylland (DEN)Balonmano Bera Bera (ESP)Metz Handball (FRA)Thüringer HC (GER)Györi AUDI ETO KC (HUN)FTC Rail Cargo Hungaria (HUN)Indeco Conversano (ITA)HC Vardar (MKD)WHC Buducnost (MNE)Sercodak Dalfsen (NED)Larvik (NOR)MKS Selgros Lublin (POL)CSM Bucuresti (ROU)Astrakhanochka (RUS)IK Sävehof (SWE)Ankara Yenimahalle Belediyesi SK (TUR)Teams registered based on additional places requests (5):HC Leipzig (GER)Glassverket (NOR)Rostov Don (RUS)RK Krim Mercator (SLO)Iuventa Michalovce (SVK)National champions, who did not submit a registration (6):DHK Banik Most (CZE)Madeira SAD (POR)RK Zagorje (SLO)Izvor Bukavicka Arandjelovac (SRB)Spono Eagles (SUI)Galytchanka Lviv (UKR)Source: EHF ← Previous Story Poles without four stars to fight in Netherlands Next Story → Patrick Cazal to stay at Dunkerque until 2020 read more