Heavy Rain in Dubai, Sharjah and other parts of UAE - Met forecasts more rain on Saturday
The UAE residents got up to a pleasant and colder morning on Friday as it was raining in Dubai and Northern Emirates. It was raining heavily in Dubai, Sharjah and Northern Emirates.
The traffic on Dubai-Sharjah Etihad Road was moving on Friday at snail pace due to heavy rain. In fact some motorists had parked their cars on the roadside just to enjoy the rain.
Rain water streams down wadis after rains in Northern Emirates.
According to the National Center of Meteorology and Seismology, cold wind will blow in the mountainous areas and temperature could go down to 10 Celsius at night. The motorists have been advised to drive cautiously during the weekend.
The rain started on Thursday evening and still continues in different parts of the country. The Met office forecast said that it will in the UAE on Friday and Saturday
According to the forecast of the National Center of Meteorology and Seismology, it’ll be “cloudy weather in general and the cloud amount will increase over different areas associated with some towering clouds with a chance of scatterd rain. The wind will continue to be moderate to fresh, especially over the sea. The sea will be rough in general.”
A Discovery Gardens residents run for a shelter during rain on Friday.
The Abu Dhabi city continued to receive rains on Friday morning that started late last night. The temperature dipped into the lover twenties overnight. The sky remains cloudy promising more showers later in the day.
The Met office has also forecast rain for tomorrow (Saturday) in different parts of the UAE.
It said: “Partly cloudy with some towering clouds and rain over scattered areas. The wind will be moderate to fresh, especially over the sea. The sea will be rough in general.
- Asian Tribune -