UAE weather: Be careful in heavy fog overnight

Drivers are being advised to take extra care overnight, with potentially hazardous conditions and reduced visibility in places.

The national forecaster has warned about heavy fog that is likely to sweep across the western parts of the UAE and into Abu Dhabi on Thursday evening.

Drivers are being advised to take extra care overnight, with potentially hazardous conditions and reduced visibility in places.

It will be a fine day in Dubai with plenty of sunshine, as daytime temperatures are forecast to peak at 25°C. The weekend promises to be slightly cooler at 24°C, and more chance of patchy cloud throughout both days. It will feel cooler overnight, as temperatures are expected to fall as low as 12°C.

It is a similar picture in Abu Dhabi, with fog patches also expected overnight. Although it is forecast to be slightly warmer on Friday and Saturday at 25C°, it will also be cloudy at times.

Clearer weather is expected in the eastern region, with warm, sunny days forecast Thursday and throughout the weekend in Fujairah with similar temperatures to elsewhere, but clearer driving conditions overnight.

newsdesk@thenational.ae

Published: January 21, 2016 04:00 AM

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