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Poor visibility due to dust forecast

Poor visibility due to dust forecast

Poor visibility is expected in parts of the country on Monday due to dust, the Qatar Met department has said. The weather office has also issued a marine warning for strong winds and high seas, along with poor visibility in some places.

Met Dept warns of poor visibility tonight

Met Dept warns of poor visibility tonight

Weather inshore in Qatar tonight until 6am on Saturday will be hazy to foggy at places later, the Department of Meteorology said in its daily weather report, warning of poor horizontal visibility at places late night and early morning.

Temperature expected to rise in Qatar until Sunday

Temperature expected to rise in Qatar until Sunday

A “noticeable rise in temperature” is expected in different parts of the country from Friday until Sunday, the Qatar Met department has said.

Visibility hit as dust sweeps across Qatar

Visibility hit as dust sweeps across Qatar

The Qatar Met department issued several posts on its social media channels on Wednesday, advising people to be cautious and providing regular updates on the emerging situation.

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).

Moscow authorities struggle to clear record snowfall

Moscow authorities struggle to clear record snowfall

Moscow authorities battled to clear streets and told children they could skip school as the city was blanketed by its heaviest snowfall in 100 years.

Met Dept. warns of poor visibility tonight

Met Dept. warns of poor visibility tonight

Weather in Qatar tonight until 6am Friday will be hazy to foggy at places inshore, the Department of Meteorology said in its daily weather report, warning of poor visibility at places later. Visibility will be 4 to 8kms or 2kms or less at places.

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.

Met Dept warns of poor visibility tonight

Met Dept warns of poor visibility tonight

Weather in Qatar tonight until 6am on Saturday will be cold and hazy to foggy at most areas, with poor horizontal visibility at places later, the Department of Meteorology warned in its daily report.

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.

Footage shows 6-metre snow tunnel on road in French Alps

Footage shows 6-metre snow tunnel on road in French Alps

Avalanches and record snow fall in the French Alps have buried some roads, leading to the creation of treacherous ice tunnels which drivers have to navigate on their way up or down the mountains.

Australia has third hottest year on record in 2017

Australia has third hottest year on record in 2017

Australia endured one of its hottest years on record in 2017, the nation's chief weather service said, while it was the hottest in more than a century for the country's most populous state, New South Wales.