Weather: Strong Wind and Low Horizontal Visibility Expected Today

Doha, Weather inshore until 6 pm on Friday will be cold during daytime and slightly dusty to blowing dust at times with some clouds, and very cold by night, the Department of meteorology said, warning of strong wind over all areas and expected low horizontal visibility.

Offshore, it will be dusty and partly cloudy, the daily weather report said, warning of strong wind and high seas.

Wind inshore will be northwesterly at a speed of 20 to 30 knots, reaching 40 knots at places at times. Offshore, it will be northwesterly at a speed of 28 to 38 knots, rising to 45 knots at places at times.

Visibility will be 4 to 8 kilometers, decreasing to 2 kilometers or less at places at times. Sea state inshore will be between 2 to 4 feet, reaching 5 feet at places at times. Offshore, it will be 10 to 13 feet, rising to 16 feet at places at times.

Tide Times and temperatures are as follows: Area High Tide Low Tide Mini - Max ---- ----------------- ------------------ ------------------- Messaid 10:00 - **:** 03:00 - 17:30 15 Wakrah 09:45 - 23:30 03:00 - 17:00 15 Doha 09:00 - 22:30 02:15 - 16:00 16 Al Khor 08:30 - 21:30 02:00 - 15:30 15 Ruwais 09:15 - 22:00 03:30 - 16:00 15 Dukhan 02:15 - 14:30 08:15 - 20:45 14 Sunrise : 06:15 LT Sunset today : 17:19 LT ---------------------------------------------------

Source: Qatar News Agency