UAE weather: It’s likely to rain this weekend

Abu Dhabi - Weather forecasters predict cloudy and dusty days ahead

By Web Report

Published: Thu 18 Feb 2021, 6:51 AM

Last updated: Thu 18 Feb 2021, 7:01 AM

Get yourself ready for a wet weekend as the UAE weather forecasters have predicted light rains with a chance of fall in temperature on Friday and Saturday.

On its weekly weather forecast, the National Centre for Meteorology (NCM) has said Thursday will be dusty and partly cloudy. Moderate winds are expected during daytime with chances of blowing dust at times over exposed areas.

Friday will be partly cloudy to cloudy and dusty at times with a probability of light rain, especially over the coastal areas and the sea. The forecast for Friday includes significant fall in temperatures and strong wind with a speed of 15–25kmph, reaching up to 40kmph. The sea will be rough in the Arabian Gulf and slight to moderate in Oman sea.

On Saturday also, residents can experience a cloudy weather with chances of light rain in some areas, the NCM has said.

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