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Rain takes a break, fog and mist on the cards

Rain takes a break, fog and mist on the cards

The rain is over for now but the country may see another spell of unstable weather by the coming weekend, the Qatar Met department has said.

Saturday to be cold, windy

Saturday to be cold, windy

Qatar is set to experience yet another cold and windy spell Saturday when the maximum temperature is expected to dip to 19C from Friday’s peak of 25C, according to the Met department forecast.

Friday rain slows down life, lightens traffic

Friday rain slows down life, lightens traffic

Scattered rainfall across Qatar on Friday, particularly in Doha, slowed down life, forcing motorists to drive in moderate speed on wet highways and arterial roads and sending many residents to malls and covered venues.

Strong winds, thundery rain on Monday

Strong winds, thundery rain on Monday

More rain is expected in Doha and other parts of the country on Monday as the Qatar Met department has forecast thundershowers in some places along with strong winds.

Sunday records lowest ever temperature

Sunday records lowest ever temperature

The lowest ever temperature – 1.5C – in Qatar’s history was recorded in Abu Samra early Sunday, the weather office said. The previous record was set way back in 1964, when the temperature had dropped to 3.8C in Mesaieed, according to the Qatar Meteorology Department (QMD).

Sunday likely to be another cold day

Sunday likely to be another cold day

Another cold day is expected across the country on Sunday but it will not be as windy as it has been over the past few days, according to the weather report.

Cold spell to continue despite slight rise in temperatures

Cold spell to continue despite slight rise in temperatures

A cold wave sweeping across Qatar is expected to continue on Saturday though there will be a slight rise in temperatures, the Met Department said.

Strong winds, drop in temperature forecast

Strong winds, drop in temperature forecast

Strong winds are expected in parts of the country on Monday along with a drop in temperature, the Qatar Met department has said.

Scattered rain Sunday too

Scattered rain Sunday too

There is a chance of scattered rain in some places Sunday, the Qatar Met department has said. Poor visibility is also likely in some areas in the early hours of the day due to fog.

Morning to be hazy, misty

Morning to be hazy, misty

Hazy to misty conditions are forecast in the morning hours on Wednesday but chances of strong winds remain only in the offshore areas, according to the Met office.

Misty, foggy, dusty conditions on cards

Misty, foggy, dusty conditions on cards

It could be misty, foggy and a little dusty at many places in the morning hours Tuesday, the Met office has said.

Colder conditions forecast for Sunday

Colder conditions forecast for Sunday

Sunday may be one of the coldest days of the current winter season with the mercury forecast to drop to 10 degrees Celsius in some parts of the country.