Heavy rain forecast UAE-wide as wintry spell returns

Residents across the country woke up to showers on Sunday with heavy rain forecast throughout the day.

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ABU DHABI // Residents across the country woke up to showers on Sunday with heavy rain forecast throughout the day.

The National Centre of Meteorology and Seismology reported rain over Dubai, Al Ain, Fujairah and Ras Al Khaimah.

In Abu Dhabi, the morning began with overcast skies but reports promise heavy rain later in the day, indicating that the wintry spell that began two weeks ago has not yet ended.

Weather forecast for Sunday. Courtesy National Centre of Meteorology and Seismology

Moderate winds will become fresh at times but may also blow dust over exposed areas, causing haze and reducing visibility.

Temperatures will cool slightly, ranging between 14°C and 28°C along the coast, 16°C to 30°C inland and between 12°C and 21°C in the mountains

Seas will be moderate in the Arabian Gulf and Sea of Oman, becoming rough at times.

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