NCMS warns against reduced visibility, rough sea

The National Centre of Meteorology and Seismology (NCMS) on Tuesday urged motorists to exercise caution on roads as it expected winds to blow dust over the internal exposed areas over the next 48 hours.

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Published: Wed 20 Mar 2013, 1:40 AM

Last updated: Sat 4 Apr 2015, 8:27 AM

Expecting some rainfall during the evening and night, it also warned motorists that wet and slippery roads could cause skidding.

Winds will be strong at times over the sea, and sea will be moderate to rough in general over the offshore, according to a statement by NCMS.

Southeasterly - Northeasterly winds at 16 – 32 km/hr in general, reaching 40 km/hr at times over the sea are expected by tomorrow early morning.

It said the weather will be partly cloudy in general, and cloudy at times on Thursday, over the western areas in particular, with a chance of some rainfall, during evening and night.

A gradual and significant fall in temperatures is expected. Winds will be moderate in general, freshening at times causing blowing dust over the internal exposed areas, and reducing the horizontal visibility at times, it added.

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