Chances of scattered rain until QND; drop in temperature expected

  • 8 months   ago
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Scattered rain that may become thundery is expected to continue for the next two days, reported Qatar Meteorology Department in its report. 


The report stated that today, December 16, there will be rain accompanied by a sudden strong wind that will lead to low visibility. This will continue on December 17 with light and scattered rain. Meanwhile on Qatar National Day, December 18, there is an increased chance of rain, especially in the northern part of the country.

Fresh to strong Northwesterly wind is expected to start from Tuesday until the beginning of next week due to the extension of high pressure. This will cause a noticeable drop in temperature with the minimum being around 14-19 degrees Celsius, with the southern part of the country noticing a further fall. The maximum temperature will range between 20 and 23 degrees Celsius. 

There is also a marine warning issued for strong wind and high seas that will continue until the beginning of next week therefore sea height is expected to exceed 9ft at times. 

The department urged residents to avoid all marine activities and to follow the latest updates through its social media accounts.