Windy Conditions Forecast Until Tuesday
Friday, June 16, 2017
Gulf Times -- Windy conditions are expected to prevail in the country from this afternoon until Tuesday, Qatar Met Department said yesterday. The windy spell has been forecast to begin in offshore areas today and elsewhere tomorrow, according to the weather report.
While it is likely to continue being misty/foggy until the early hours today, the weather office has issued a warning for fresh strong northwesterly winds in offshore areas from this afternoon. The wind speed will range from 18-25 knots, reaching 30 knots at night towards the north, along with a wave height of 6-9/10ft. The winds will intensify on Sunday and Monday, reaching a peak of 38 knots and resulting in blowing and rising dust.