Thundery Rain, Strong Wind Expected Tonight

Doha, - Weather inshore tonight until 6.00 a.m. on Friday will be slightly dusty at times and partly cloudy to cloudy with scattered rain may be thundery at times at places and hazy to misty, the Department of Meteorology said in its daily weather report, warning of thundery rain at some areas associated with strong wind.

Offshore, it will be partly cloudy to cloudy with scattered rain may be thundery at times, the report added, warning of thundery rain at places associated with strong wind and high seas.

Wind inshore will be northeasterly to southeasterly at a speed of 05-15 knots reaches 25 knots with thundery rain becomes northwesterly later. Offshore, it will be southeasterly to northeasterly at a speed of 05-15 knots reaches 25 knots with thundery rain becomes northeasterly to northwesterly by late night.

Visibility will be 4 to 8 kilometers or 3 kilometers less at places at times.

Sea state inshore will be 1 to 3 feet rises to 4 feet at places at times. Offshore, it will be 2 to 4 feet rises to 8 feet with thundery rain.

Tides and temperatures are as follows: Area High Tide Low Tide Min. Temp ---- ----------------- -------------------- ----------------- Messaid 14:45 - 05:30 21:30 - 13:00 17 Wakrah 14:00 - 04:15 20:30 - 11:45 17 Doha 14:15 - 04:00 20:15 - 11:00 17 Al Khor 11:15 - 03:15 19:00 - 10:45 15 Ruwais 15:30 - 03:30 21:30 - 10:30 16 Dukhan 20:00 - 08:00 13:45 - 01:30 15 Sunrise 06:00 LT Sunset 17:33 LT ---------------------- (QNA)

Source: Qatar News Agency