Weather: Fog blankets parts of UAE, rain likely today

 khaleejtimes.com  12/02/2019 06:17:26  3  Web Report/Dubai

Web Report/Dubai

Filed on December 2, 2019
Dubai, Weather, UAE, rain, National Day holiday

The National Centre of Meteorology, NCM, has called on drivers and pedestrians to take all necessary precautions against poor visibility caused by fog formation.

In its statement, the NCM warned of poor visibility of less than 1,000 metres at times over central and western areas till 8:30am Monday morning.

#Alert #Fog_Alert #NCM pic.twitter.com/wd1moBCKxQ

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Weather forecast for the day also included chances of rain, with a probability of fog or mist forming by late night and early morning over some internal areas, especially in the western region.

According to a weather forecast issued by NCM on Sunday, UAE will be affected by an extension of surface low pressure accompanied with an upper trough of low pressure from the Northwest.

This will lead to formation of convective rain clouds from Sunday to Monday.

#National_Center_of_Meteorology a diagram showing the weather conditions over the country from today until the 5th of December 2019 #UAENationalDay #commemorationday #ncm pic.twitter.com/YkyeYSQIY4

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From Monday evening to Thursday (December 5), the country will be hit by scattered rain of different intensities. Windy, dusty weather will reduce visibility.

The sea will be rough in the Arabian Gulf and Oman Sea.

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The national disaster management authority urged residents to take necessary precautions during rain in mountainous areas.

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#ncema - NCEMA UAE (@NCEMAUAE) December 1, 2019

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