Scattered rain predicted in Qatar during weekend


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The Peninsula

Weather charts indicate a weak chance of scattered rain at some areas and the country will be affected by fresh to strong northwesterly wind starting from Thursday, October 19.

Wind speeds are expected to increase over the weekend, from Thursday October 12, till Saturday evening, October 21. It is expected range between 6 to 16 kt reaching 22 kt during daytime, this will lead to high waves (7 Ft).

In addition, the temperatures is expected with mild temperatures during daytime (between 32-39 °C) and pleasant weather conditions at night reaching between 22-29 °C in most areas of the country.

Qatar Meteorology Department urged everyone to be cautious and to avoid going to sea during this period.