UAE weather: Today could be rainy, with gusts that could blow dust
Some interior and coastal areas could see high humidity on Wednesday morning and into the night.
According to the National Centre of Meteorology (NCM), the weather in the United Arab Emirates will be fair to partly cloudy at times.
By morning, low clouds will be seen over the east coast, and by afternoon, some convective clouds—which are linked to rainfall—will start to form eastward and southward.
In Abu Dhabi, the temperature will vary from 30°C to 42°C, while in Dubai, it will range from 30°C to 41°C.
Certain interior and coastal areas will see high humidity on Wednesday morning and into the night. A breeze of light to moderate strength will blow dust. In both the Arabian Gulf and the Oman Sea, the sea will be modest.
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The National Centre of Meteorology and Seismology was established in 2007 by federal decree Law No. (6) of the year 2007, which was issued by the late His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan.
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