Fog alert: Speed reduction announced on UAE road

 khaleejtimes.com  01/14/2021 03:00:37   Web Report/Abu Dhabi

Web Report/Abu Dhabi

Filed on January 14, 2021

Police urge drivers to be cautious as weather body warns horizontal visibility is likely to be less than 1000 metre

The Abu Dhabi Police on Thursday announced that speed limit on Abu Dhabi-Al Ain Road has been reduced to 80kmph.

On their official Twitter page, the police posted: “Speed reduction system activated to 80 Km/h on (Abu Dhabi - AlAin ) Road.” The police urged people to be cautious while driving.

This announcement came after the National Centre of Meteorology issued a warning of fog formation and reduced visibility in various areas, including parts of Al Ain. The weather body said horizontal visibility will be less than 1000 metres in certain areas till 9.30am.

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80 ( - )#Urgent | #Warning #fog
Speed reduction system activated to 80 Km/h on , ( Abu Dhabi - AlAin ) Road

— (@ADPoliceHQ) January 14, 2021

In Al Dhafra region, Bu Hamrah, Hamim and Al Haffa areas also witness thick fog, which is affecting visibility.

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