Early Heat Wave Lingers

The mercury will rise to 28 degrees Celsius in Seoul and 33 degrees in Daegu on Tuesday, the Korea Meteorological Administration forecast.

Temperatures in Gangneung in the mountainous eastern province of Gangwon will rise to 32 degrees and in Daegu, Pohang and Gumi in southeastern Korea to 33 degrees.

Sandstorms from northern China will gradually clear the Korean Peninsula from Tuesday.

englishnews@chosun.com / May 27, 2014 09:44 KST