Residents enjoy rain, chilly weather in UAE
Published on January 10, 2020 at 15.04
Water clogging have been reported due to the rainfall on Thursday and authorities have been working to drain the water puddles across the various roads in the country.
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Overcast skies have been seen across the country since Thursday.
The lowest weather recorded on Friday was 4 degrees Celsius. Fresh winds blowing the inland region are expected to be 45kmph, causing widespread dust and sand.
The weather is expected to become stable by Sunday with a significant decrease in temperatures
Authorities have warned beachgoers to take precautions as the seas are expected to be rough with winds blowing at the rate of 70kmph. High waves are expected to reach up to a whopping 9ft.
Motorists have been urged to exercise caution while driving and avoid rainy conditions and abide by the safety instructions and regulations to avoid any accidents.
The authorities have urged motorists to drive safely during the wet conditions.
Police have urged drivers to follow safe driving practices during rainy weather conditions in the coming days, and reduce their speed to 80kmph.
The police also urged drivers to commit to preventive procedures while highlighting the importance of leaving an appropriate gap between vehicles to avoid accidents.