Temperatures to spike in Qatar over next few days

Temperatures in Qatar are expected to be 3 to 6 degrees higher than average for this time of year over the next several days, according to the Qatar Meteorology Department (MET).

In a statement, local forecasters warned that the weather will begin heating up today and peak on Saturday and Sunday, with maximum temperatures reaching 29C (84F) and minimums hovering between 16-19C (66F).