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Chance of rain to break hot spell in UAE

Weather bureau also forecasts winds blowing dust and sand over some exposed areas

Staff Report
11:14 July 22, 2017

Dubai: Although the temperature will remain "hot to very hot" in general, scattered rainfall may hit parts of the UAE on Saturday, according to the National Centre of Meteorology and Seismology (NCMS).

The weather bureau also said that winds will blow dust and sand over some exposed areas, with the temperature to hit a maximum of 49 degrees Celcius inland.

Fog is also forecast to form on Saturday night and early on Sunday morning over some coastal and internal areas, according to NCMS.

The weather in the next two days is forecast to remain "hot to very hot, partly cloudy and hazy at times".