UAE weather: Dubai and Abu Dhabi to see heavy rain

It could reach 35°C in Abu Dhabi and in Dubai

Dubai, United Arab Emirates- A rainy day in Satwa, Dubai.  Leslie Pableo for The National
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The UAE is set to be hit by heavy rain on Tuesday, following showers and thunder overnight across the country.

Abu Dhabi Police on Monday night warned drivers to be cautious due to low visibility during high winds and dust.

There was rain and thunderstorms in the north of the country on Monday evening, the National Centre of Meteorology said. Lighting struck in Abu Al Abyad, Al Ruwais, Dalma and Sila.

Rain drenches UAE

Rain drenches UAE

The weather bureau expects temperatures reaching up to 35°C in Abu Dhabi and in Dubai.