x

Abu Dhabi, UAEMonday 24 September 2018

UAE weather: Foggy mornings as humidity returns

Fog and mist covered parts of the UAE on Tuesday morning with relatively hot and hazy conditions expected today

Fog and mist covered parts of the UAE on Tuesday morning with relatively hot and hazy conditions expected in the country.

Hot weather is expected during day time, but will be fair at night, the National Centre of Meteorology and Seismology said on Tuesday.

Clouds will increase over eastern parts of the country.

NCMS forecasters warned residents that fog will increase causing poor visibility less than 1000 meters at times.

Light to moderate winds in general may blow up dust over exposed areas.

Humidity levels will rise overnight and during the early morning hours over some coastal and internal areas.

Humidity is also expected to reach 90 per cent across coastal regions.

Seas will be slight to moderate in the Arabian Gulf and the Sea of Oman.

Inland areas could have winds up to 34 kilometers an hour and maximum temperatures will be about 43°C in inland areas.

Temperatures will range from 31 to 41°C along the coast and 29 to 43°C in the interior regions, according to NCMS.

NCMS forecasters warned residents to be extra cautious as fog was reported on many areas in the country, including Zayed City in Abu Dhabi, Al Minhad area in Dubai, Sharjah City and routes toward Ras Al Khaimah.

The highest temperature recorded in the country was 44.8°C in Sweihan at 2.30pm on Monday afternoon and the lowest temperature recorded was 18.4 °C in Al Dhaid on Monday at 6am.

RELATED ARTICLES
Recommended