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UAE motorists warned about poor visibility

Weather centre warns people not to frequent the sea

  • WAM
  • Published: 21:00 February 2, 2013
  • Gulf News

Abu Dhabi: The National Centre for Meteorology and Seismology (NCMS) has warned drivers and road users of low visibility due to the dust stirred by strong wind.

It urged the public not to frequent the sea, where waves have risen to 7 feet at Arzanah Island in Abu Dhabi.

The NCMS forecast in a statement that rain will fall, especially in the north and that the weather will be dusty.

Forecast for the day

Hazy and cloudy weather over most areas, with a chance of scattered rain, especially over the northern and the eastern areas. Day temperatures are likely to decrease. Moderate to fresh winds in general, especially over the sea, and causing blowing dust/sand over some areas, especially the internal, may reduce the horizontal visibility at times. Sea is moderate to rough.

Comments (1)

  1. Added 10:15 February 2, 2013

    Its appreciated to have alert information by the authority...... Thanks

    Shams Naveed, Muscat, Oman

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