Weather bureau warns sudden strong wind and thundery rain tonight

 20 Mar 2017 - 18:44

Weather bureau warns sudden strong wind and thundery rain tonight
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QNA

Doha: Weather inshore tonight until 6.00 a.m. on Tuesday will be dusty at first, becoming slight dust and partly cloudy to cloudy with scattered rain maybe thundery at places at times, offshore it will be slight dust to dusty at times and partly cloudy to cloudy with scattered rain maybe thundery at places at times.

The Department of Meteorology warned of strong wind with poor horizontal visibility at first and expected thundery rain associated with sudden strong wind inshore and, strong wind with sea and thunder rain offshore.

Wind inshore will be northwesterly 07 to 19 knot, reaching 25 knot at places at first, offshore will be northwesterly 15 to 25 knot, reaching 30 knot at places with thundery rain.

Visibility will be 03 to 07/02 kilometer or less at places at times. The sea state inshore will be between two to four feet, offshore will be six to eight, reaching twelve feet at places with thunder rain.