07 Jun 2018 – 20:14

Strong wind, high sea tonight in Qatar

A file photo of Doha Corniche, August 2, 2015. (Abdul Basit / The Peninsula)

The Peninsula

Doha:  Weather inshore until 6 a.m. on Friday will be slightly dusty to blowing dust at places at times, the Department of Meteorology said in its daily weather report.

Offshore, it will be cloudy becoming slightly dusty later, the report added, warning of strong wind and high sea by night.

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Wind inshore will be northeasterly to northwesterly at a speed of 8 to 18 knots.

Offshore, it will be southwesterly to northwesterly at a speed of 5 to 15 knots increasing 12 to 22 knots later.

Visibility will be 4 to 8 kilometers or 3 kilometers less at places.

Sea state inshore will be 1 to 2 feet surging to 3 feet at places later. Offshore, it will be 2 to 4 feet surging 4 to 7 feet later.