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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.

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.

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.

Bangladesh shivers in record low temperatures

Bangladesh shivers in record low temperatures

The mercury plunged to a frigid 2.6 degrees Celsius in some parts of Bangladesh, well below average in the low-lying riverine nation whose 160 million citizens are used to milder winters.

Mercury set to drop in coming days

Mercury set to drop in coming days

It is expected to get cooler in the country as the Qatar Met department has said northerly winds in the coming days will be accompanied by a drop in temperature ...

Thundery rain, strong winds forecast for Wednesday

Thundery rain, strong winds forecast for Wednesday

The Met department said scattered light rain had been detected in the northern areas along with partly cloudy skies.

2017 set to be hottest non-El Nino year: UN

2017 set to be hottest non-El Nino year: UN

2017 is on track to be the hottest year on record except for two warmed by El Nino phenomena, the UN's World Meteorological Organisation said on Monday.

Strong winds, poor visibility expected in many parts

Strong winds, poor visibility expected in many parts

The wind speed (northwesterly) may go up to 25 knots in some places inshore and 35 knots offshore, with the sea level rising to 12ft. Visibility, meanwhile, may drop to 2km or less at times.

Rainy season to begin in Qatar on October 16

Rainy season to begin in Qatar on October 16

Clouds move from the west to east this time of the year and rainfall at the beginning of this period is usually an indication of a good rainy season, the weather department said.

Strong winds expected again on Wednesday

Strong winds expected again on Wednesday

Offshore areas, too, are likely to see strong winds and high seas, according to the weather office, which also informed through a tweet that the marine warning would remain in place until Wednesday evening.

Drop in temperature lures residents to Doha parks

Drop in temperature lures residents to Doha parks

The green areas at popular parks, as well as open spaces such as Aspire Zone, Museum of Islamic Art, Hotel Park, Souq Waqif, and the Doha Corniche, have become a haven for runners, walkers ...

Climate change rift raises temperature for G7 meet

Climate change rift raises temperature for G7 meet

G7 environment chiefs met in Italy Sunday for talks set to be dominated by the rift caused by the United States' withdrawal from the Paris climate change accord.