UAE weather: temperatures inch closer to 50°C

The temperature will each up to 48°C inland, according to forecasters

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, June 29, 2017: People in Dubai show various ways to keep cool and stay out of the sun. Thursday, June. 29, 2017, in Dubai. Chris Whiteoak for The National *** Local Caption ***  CW_2906_HotWeather_08.JPG

It will be another hot day, with temperatures hitting up to 48°C inland.

It will be partly cloudy in the east, with a rise in temperatures, which will range from 39°C to 44°C on the coast, and from 43°C to 48°C inland, according to forecasters.

Winds will be light to moderate, and there could be gusts at times, particularly during the night and in the early morning, which will kick up dust over exposed areas.

The weather will be similar over the weekend.

Conditions will be moderate in the Sea of Oman, and could become rough in the Arabian Gulf at night.