Foggy weather in the morning in Dubai. Image Credit: Manuel Almario/Gulf News

Dubai: UAE residents in some areas woke up to a foggy morning today.

The National Center of Meteorology (NCM) has issued yellow alert due to fog.

“A chance of fog formation with a deterioration in horizontal visibility, which may drop even further at times over some coastal and internal areas until 8am today,” the alert read.

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Drivers are advised to drive slowly and carefully due to poor visibility on the roads due to fog, the alert further warned.

Fog alert Image Credit: NCM/Instagram

According to the NCM, the weather will be sunny to partly cloudy in general and cloudy at times northward, with a gradual increase in temperatures. It is going to be humid by night and Friday morning with a chance of fog or mist formation over some coastal and internal areas.

The maximum temperatures in the internal regions of the country are expected to be between 29 and 33°C. Temperatures will reach highs of 27 to 31°C in the coastal areas and islands and 19 to 24°C over the mountains.

We can expect light to moderate winds freshening at times in the Southwest to Northeast direction at the speed 10 to 20 reaching 30km/hr.

The sea will be relatively calm in the Arabian Gulf and moderate to slight in Oman sea.