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Doha temperature set to touch 46C as windy conditions expected

Doha temperature set to touch 46C as windy conditions expected

On Thursday, the mercury level is likely to rise to 48C in Al Khor and 46C in Doha.

Karachi fears more deaths amid fresh heatwave

Karachi fears more deaths amid fresh heatwave

Temperatures have risen since Monday night and the cooling winds from the Arabian Sea have stopped.

Strong winds expected today

Strong winds expected today

Strong winds are expected in parts of the country at times today, the Qatar Met department has said, while also issuing a marine warning for windy conditions and high seas.

Rain, thunder and strong winds forecast for Qatar

Rain, thunder and strong winds forecast for Qatar

Wind speed may go up to 25 knots inshore during thundery rain and 22 knots offshore in the early hours of the day, with the sea level rising to 7ft.

Temperature shoots up to 38C in Mesaieed

Temperature shoots up to 38C in Mesaieed

Other places that recorded high temperatures on Tuesday were Abu Samra - 37C (up by 6C from Monday’s 31C), Jumayliyah - 37C (up by 7C from Monday’s 30C).

Cooler days predicted, but 'heavy rain not forecast'

Cooler days predicted, but 'heavy rain not forecast'

Strong winds are expected in some places in the early hours of Monday. Windy conditions and high seas are also likely in offshore areas.

Rise in temperature likely over weekend

Rise in temperature likely over weekend

The temperature is expected to rise slightly over the weekend before dropping significantly from January 28 as the country will be affected by strong northwesterly winds, the Qatar Met department has said.

Strong winds and high seas expected on Monday

Strong winds and high seas expected on Monday

Northwesterly winds will blow at 15-25 knots before decreasing to 8-18 knots by the afternoon. Slightly dusty conditions are expected, and it will also be partly cloudy at times.

Four dead as huge storms batter northern Europe

Four dead as huge storms batter northern Europe

The Netherlands bore the brunt of the severe winter storms -- the second this month -- as bitter winds barrelled off the North Sea to hit the low-lying country with full force.

Winds, dust to follow foggy conditions on Tuesday: Met

Winds, dust to follow foggy conditions on Tuesday: Met

Poor visibility due to fog is once again expected in the country in the early hours of Tuesday, followed by strong winds and dusty conditions, the Qatar Met department has said.

Strong winds, reduced visibility likely Saturday

Strong winds, reduced visibility likely Saturday

Strong wind and poor visibility have been forecast over most areas inshore on Saturday in Qatar, according to the Met office.

Unrelenting California wildfire threatens thousands of homes

Unrelenting California wildfire threatens thousands of homes

The fire, dubbed the Thomas Fire, raged in the foothills above and in the city of Ventura some 50 miles northwest of Los Angeles, fire officials said late on Tuesday, a day after it began.