Meteorology warns of rain and strong wind today; weekend to be hot with some clouds
Sep 02, 2021 – 11:11 AM
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Doha: In its weather forecast for the weekend, the Qatar Meteorological Department (QMD) warned of stormy rains and strong winds expected in some areas on Thursday, September 2. Visibility during the rains is also likely to be lower.
For Friday and Saturday, the department also forecast foggy to hazy weather conditions in some early places, followed by hot days with clouds and humid nights.
The minimum and maximum temperature this weekend will vary from 31 degrees Celsius to 43 degrees Celsius.
Winds over the weekend will be predominantly southwest to southeast at 5-15 KT.
Sea heights will range from 1 to 2 feet near the coast and 1 to 3 feet offshore.
Visibility during the weekend will vary mainly between 4-9 km / 3 km or less in some places at the start.