16.1 C
Kuwait City
November 14, 2019
Gulflance
Home » 9 feet high waves in UAE amid heavy rain – News
Khaleejtimes

9 feet high waves in UAE amid heavy rain – News

Source link


Advisory issued for residents and motorists.

As per the weather forecast for Sunday, heavy rain continued to lash UAE since late last night and into the morning. Authorities warned residents and motorists to exercise caution and avoid unnecessary trips outside and even using the mobile phone out in the rain.

The national Met department issued a dust storm warning along with a high waves warning, which is expected to last till 8:00pm tonight.

The waves are expected to be as high as 9 feet.

Motorists are advised to avoid valleys and roads that are prone to flooding, taking photographs while driving and abiding by the 80kmph speed limit – prescribed by the police during unstable weather.

Residents are advised to avoid the shore and going into the sea.

In a statement today, NCM said the winds are likely to cause rough sea and blowing dust as well as sand over the inland, reducing horizontal visibility at times over some of northern and eastern areas extending to the western coasts and islands from 11:00pm Saturday till 8:00pm Sunday.





Click here to read more news from @khaleejtimes

Related posts

New bus service to cover churches in UAE – News

KT Mobile

UK Parliament votes to postpone decision on Brexit deal – News

KT Mobile

Man dies as mobile phone explodes while being charged – News

gulflance

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept Read More

Please spend a minute

Gulflance Poll

Which is worst social media?
Vote Now
close-link
Sign-up for exclusive content. Be up to date with Gulflance
Subscribe
Subscribe
close-image