Bahrain’s meteorology office has issued a warning for strong winds today (April 6).
It follows last Wednesday’s dust storm that dumped large amounts of sand on Gulf countries, said a report in the Gulf Daily News (
A storm buffeted the Middle East with blizzards, rain and strong winds on Wednesday, keeping people at home across much of the region and raising concerns for Syrian refugees facing freezing temperatures in flimsy shelters.
Freezing temperatures together with snow and winds are likely to hit the north and northwest areas of Saudi Arabia today (January 7) in a surge of cold weather which could last until Sunday, a report said.
Storms coming from Europ
Certain parts of the UAE were hit by hail and rain on Saturday due to the extension of a low pressure area that started on Friday evening, which caused blowing dust and reduced visibility, said a report.
Unstable weather continues
A weakened but fast-moving Hurricane Arthur swept along southern New England on Friday night, wielding tropical storm-force winds, after an earlier landfall in North Carolina that caused only slight damage.
Powerful wind and heavy
Bahrain and much of the Gulf is likely to be battered by strong winds and heavy rains over the next few days, say weathermen.
Saudi Arabia, which has already been reeling under heavy rains and flooding over the week, says it is mo
People with asthma or allergy problems have been urged to stay indoors as the dust storm that has engulfed Bahrain is due to continue for the next four days.
They have been advised to wear face masks and take their medication regu
More than 2 million people were without power in the mid-Atlantic region on Saturday from hurricane-force winds that ripped through the area overnight.
Restoring power in storm-damaged parts of Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia and the Dis
Bahrain’s weather will continue to remain unsettled today (June 3) with the wind speed expected to reach 35 knots, the Civil Aviation Affairs meteorology directorate said.
Officials said there would also be a thick dust haze and rising san
Windy and dusty weather conditions will continue in Bahrain today (March 19), weathermen have warned.
The country was buffeted by near gale force winds as temperatures dropped to 14 degrees and speeds reached 27 to 30 knots at times.