Dust storms and strong winds expected across UAE

Strong winds may hit the country on Monday kicking up dust and lowering visibility.

ABU DHABI // Motorists have been warned to expect difficult driving conditions on Monday with strong winds whipping up dust storms.

The National Centre of Meteorology and Seismology also urged seafarers to be cautious as the winds could create rough conditions at sea.

“The country will continue to be affected on Monday and Tuesday by south to south-easterly winds over most areas, causing some blowing dust and sand, and poor visibility at times over the exposed areas,” said a spokesman for the NCMS.