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Abu Dhabi, UAESunday 16 December 2018

UAE weather: fog with windy conditions later

Wind speed forecasts expected to reach 30kph along the coast

A foggy morning on Reem Island, Abu Dhabi. Jason Von Berg / The National
A foggy morning on Reem Island, Abu Dhabi. Jason Von Berg / The National

Fog and mist warning continues across parts of the UAE, with visibility less than 200 metres at times over most of the country.

The National Centre of Meteorology said conditions could last until 10am over northern, western and southern coastal and inland.

The forecast for later is to be fair and partly cloudy and hazy at times on Monday, with fresh south-easterly winds expected to reach 30 kph and may cause rising dust.

Humidity is likely to increase at night and into Tuesday morning.

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

Temperatures will be as high as 23°C in Abu Dhabi and 15°C overnight with humidity levels reaching 85 per cent.

Dubai will also be partly cloudy with temperatures ranging between 24°C and 16°C.

Temperatures along the coast will range between 25°C and 12°C, and 18°C to 6°C in the mountains.

Fresh north-westerly winds are expected on Tuesday morning, reaching 50 kph on the coast causing rough to very rough seas.