08 Jun 2018 – 20:47

Strong wind, low visibility inshore & high sea offshore tonight

Date palms swaying to high wind in Doha (Salim Matramkot/The Peninsula)


Doha: Weather inshore until 6 a.m. on Saturday will be slightly dusty to blowing dust at places, the Department of Meteorology said in its daily weather report, warning of strong wind over most areas at first with low horizontal visibility.

Offshore, it will be slightly dusty to dusty, the report added, warning of strong wind and high sea.

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Wind inshore will be northwesterly at a speed of 8 to 18 knots increasing to 25 knots at first.

Offshore, it will be northwesterly at a speed of 15 to 25 knots increasing to 28 knots at places.

Visibility will be 4 to 8 kilometers or 2 kilometers or less at places.

Sea state inshore will be 2 to 3 feet surging to 4 feet at times. Offshore, it will be 5 to 8 feet surging to 10 feet at times.