Thundery rain in Qatar
Qatar Meteorology Department, on its social media account, warned that the active north-west winds will affect the country till Tuesday which could lead to higher waves, dust in certain parts of the country along with a significant fall in temperatures.
Meanwhile, today’s radar images shows scattered rain especially in the northern area of the country. It also predicted that partly cloudy skies, along with chance of scattered rain thundery at times, is expected to continue until early Tuesday.
In its daily report the department said that the weather inshore until 6 pm on Sunday will be mild daytime and partly cloudy with chance of scattered rain at some places, relatively cold by night.
Offshore, it will be partly cloudy to cloudy with chance of scattered rain maybe thundery at times, warning of expected thundery rain associated with strong wind and high sea, report added.
Wind inshore will be southeasterly to northeasterly 05 to 15 knot, reaching to 20 knot at some places at times.
Offshore, it will be southeasterly to northeasterly 08 to 18 knot, reaching to 25 knot with thunder rain.
Visibility will be 4 to 08 kilometers.
Sea state inshore will be 1 to 3 feet, rises to 5 feet with thunder rain. Offshore, it will be 3 to 5 feet, rises to 8 feet with thunder rain.