Meteorology department warns of strong wind and high sea tonight

 07 Jan 2018 - 17:57

Meteorology department warns of strong wind and high sea tonight
File photo of Corniche on August 2, 2015 (Abdul Basit / The Peninsula)

QNA

Doha:  Weather in Qatar tonight until 6 a.m. on Monday will be slightly dusty at times at places and cold by night inshore, the Department of Meteorology said in its daily weather report.

Offshore, it will be hazy and partly cloudy at times with chance of light rain to the north later, the report added, warning of strong wind and high sea.

Wind inshore will be northwesterly at a speed of 7 to 17 or 20 knots at times at places. Offshore, it will be northwesterly at a speed of 18 to 25 knots, reaching 30 knots.

Visibility will be 4 to 8 kilometers.

Sea state inshore will be 1 to 3 feet surging to 4 feet at places at times, while offshore it will be 5 to 8 feet, surging to 10 feet at places at times.