WEATHER BUREAU WARNS STRONG WIND ON NORTHERN AREAS

Doha, The Department of Meteorology warned Saturday of strong wind to northern areas inshore and strong wind and high sea offshore.

Weather inshore until 6.00 pm on Saturday will be relatively cold daytime with some clouds and slightly dusty at some areas at times, cold by night, while offshore it will be slightly dusty at times, the Department said in its daily weather report.

Wind inshore will be northwesterly at a speed of 08-18 knots reaches 22 knots to northern areas daytime. Offshore, it will be northwesterly at a speed of 18-28 knots at first, decreases from 12-22 knots later.

Visibility will be 4-9 kilometers. Sea state inshore will be 2-4 feet reaches 5 feet at places at times. Offshore, it will be 8-10 feet at first, decreasing to 4-7 feet later.

Tide Times and temperatures are as follows: Area High Tide Low Tide Mini - Max ---- ----------------- ------------------ ------------------- Messaid 00:00 - 10:30 04:15 - 18:15 18 Wakrah 10:15 - **:** 04:15 - 17:30 18 Doha 09:45 - **:** 03:30 - 16:45 19 Al Khor 09:15 - 22:45 02:45 - 16:00 16 Ruwais 10:15 - 23:00 04:15 - 16:45 17 Dukhan 03:00 - 15:30 09:15 - 21:45 16 Sunrise : 06:15 LT Sunset today : 17:20 LT --------------------------------------------------- (QNA)

Source: Qatar News Agency