Met warns of low visibility in Al Wakra; foggy Thursday morning predicted

 21 Jan 2016 - 0:00

Met warns of low visibility in Al Wakra; foggy Thursday morning predicted

Doha: The Department of Meteorology issued a warnin now (7pm January 20) that fog is forming along the southeastern coast with visibility dropping to 100 m in Alwakra currently.

They also said that the mist patches are expected to continue early tonight becoming gradually foggy over most areas until early tomorrow morning.

In its daily weather report that weather inshore tonight until 6am Thursday will be relatively cold and misty becomes foggy later, warning of expected poor visibility due to fog.
Offshore, it will be hazy to misty with some clouds, the report said.
Wind inshore will be northwesterly to northeasterly at a speed of 03-08 knots becomes variable less than 02 knots by night. Offshore, it will be northwesterly to northeasterly 04-12 knots reaches 15 knots at places.

Times and temperatures are as follows:

Area    High Tide Low Tide Min. Temp
----    ----------------- -------------------- -----------------
Messaid    **:** - 05:15 **:** - 13:15    12
Wakrah    12:45 - 04:00 20:00 - 11:00    12
Doha    12:45 - 03:30 19:45 - 10:30    17
Al Khor 11:15 - 02:45 18:45 - 09:15    11
Ruwais    14:15 - 02:45    20:30 - 09:45    17
Dukhan    19:00 - 07:15    12:45 - 01:00    12

Sunset Today 17:09 LT
Sunrise Tomorrow    06:20 LT
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