Weather alert: Blowing dust, 7-foot waves on Tuesday

Rain reported in parts of the UAE; swimmers warned against going out into the open sea

ABU DHABI: The National Centre Meteorology (NCM) has warned that the Arabian Gulf waters will continue to be rough today and warned swimmers against going out into the open sea.

UAE weathermen expect convective clouds formation associated with rainfall and fresh winds to fan waves of up to 7 feet until 6pm today, Tuesday.

The orange alert — which warns people about hazardous weather events — is up on the north-western waters off the UAE.

Meanwhile, light rain was reported over Al Marfa; and blowing dust over Sweihan and Al Minhad on Tuesday morning. 

 

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