Weather: Brace for humid, dusty weekend in UAE

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Dubai - Humidity is likely to increase at night and in the early morning.

By Web Report

Published: Thu 29 Aug 2019, 7:07 AM

Last updated: Fri 30 Aug 2019, 9:43 AM

The National Center of Meteorology (NCM) forecasts that weather over the coming days will be humid and partly cloudy in general, with a chance of dust blowing.
Motorists are also advised to be cautious as visibility may be reduced due to mist/fog formation.
Sharing today's weather report, the NCM said the day will be fair to partly cloudy at times. The winds will be light to moderate southeasterly to northeasterly, freshening at times, with a speed of 18 to 28 km per hour, reaching 38kmph.
The lowest temperature recorded over the country today morning was 23°C in Raknah at 5:00am.

The maximum temperature during the day is expected to hover around 41 - 46 °C along internal areas.
In Dubai, temperatures are forecast to reach highs of 45°C with lows of 32°C. Abu Dhabi will have highs of 46°C and lows of 31°C, while in Sharjah the temperature is expected to reach up to 44°C with lows of 28°C.
Humidity is likely to increase at night and in the early morning over some coastal and internal areas.
The maximum humidity would be 70 to 90 per cent across coastal, 65 to 85 per cent in interior regions and between 40 to 65 per cent in the mountains.

The waves will be slight to moderate in the Arabian Gulf and in Oman Sea.
Following is a detailed weather forecast issued by the NCM for the next few days:


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