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Cloudy, dusty week forecast

National Meteorological Centre forecasts moderate to rough seas until Friday

WAM
15:03 April 9, 2018

Abu Dhabi - The weather in the UAE this week will be partly cloudy and dusty at times, with a chance of rainfall. Moderate to rough seas are expected over the Arabian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman until Friday.

In its weather report, the National Meteorological Centre (NMC) said the weather on Tuesday would also be partly cloudy and dusty at times. Clouds will increase over the islands and coastlines, with temperatures expected to increase. Southeasterly winds will shift to northwesterly (20 – 35km/ hr, reaching 40km/hr).

Wednesday will also be partly cloudy and dusty, with a chance of light rainfall expected eastward and over coastal areas. There will also be an increase in temperature.

According to the NMC, Thursday would be dusty at times, with clouds increasing over coastal and western areas, bringing a chance of rainfall. Southeasterly winds will turn to northwesterly (20 – 35km/ hr, reaching 45km/hr).

Friday will also see partly cloudy and dusty weather, with a chance for rain over scattered areas, with southeasterly winds turning northwesterly (20 – 35km/ hr, reaching 45km/hr).