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‘Hot, sandy weather to prevail with northwesterly winds in weekend’

Temperature to range between 47-49°C KUWAIT CITY, July 26, (KUNA): Kuwait Meteorological Center announced on Thursday that the country is currently affected by the Indian seasonal trough, accompanied by dry and hot masses of air, with sandy weather and low to zero visibility in some areas, with high sea waves. …

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Dusty weather in Kuwait expected to continue until today — Al-Ojairi

‘Temperatures expected to rise’ KUWAIT CITY, July 22: Veteran Kuwaiti astronomer Dr Saleh Al- Ojairi says the dusty weather in Kuwait is expected to continue until Monday, July 23, indicating that the temperatures are also expected to rise this week, reports Al-Anba daily. Meanwhile, Meteorologist Abdulaziz Al-Qarawi said Kuwait is …

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Be cautious driving during dust: MoI

KUWAIT CITY, July 21: The Interior Ministry has issued Saturday severe weather warnings across the country, calling on drivers to take extra precaution due to impaired visibility. Motorists are encouraged to strictly abide by traffic regulations and should not hesitate to ask for assistance by dialing the emergency number 112. …

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‘Drive carefully, visibility poor’

KUWAIT CITY, June 27: Kuwait’s Interior Ministry has issued severe weather warnings across the country, calling on drivers to take extra precaution due to impaired visibility. Motorists are encouraged to strictly abide by traffic regulations and should not hesitate to ask for assistance by dialing the emergency number 112. Meanwhile, …

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Unstable weather, dust continues in Kuwait: meteorologist

KUWAIT CITY, April 28: Unstable weather continues to be the norm in Kuwait with dust being its most consistent component, said a Kuwaiti meteorologist Saturday. Speaking to KUNA, meteorologist Abdulaziz Al-Qarawi said that active winds at speeds of 60 km/h would be causing dust, lowering visibility to under 1,000 meters. …

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‘Weather set to improve’ – ‘Rainfall expected’

KUWAIT CITY, March 31, (Agencies): Unstable weather marked with thick dust is prevailing throughout Kuwait with northwesterly winds roaring at 60 km/h, said Abdulaziz Al-Qarawi, weather monitor at Kuwait Meteorological Center on Friday. Visibility has dropped lower than 500 meters in most Kuwaiti areas, coupled with gatherings of rainy and …

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KFSD warns against dusty, unstable weather conditions – ‘Call hotline 112 for emergency’

KUWAIT CITY, March 25, (KUNA): Kuwait Fire Service Directorate (KFSD) warned on Sunday against unstable and dusty weather conditions in the country, urging sea-goers and desert campers to take extra precaution. Southern winds speed might accelerate to 60 kmph, with a drop in visibility to less than 1,000 meters in …

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Kuwait witnessed bad weather

 KUWAIT CITY, March 17: Kuwait witnessed bad weather condition on Friday accompanied by thunder storm, and southeasterly wind at around 50 kilometer/hour, all coupled with dust which minimized visibility on roads. The day started with clear skies, but weather deteriorated in afternoon. Heavy rain was reported in different parts …

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Sandstorms hit Kuwait … chance of thunderstorm

KUWAIT CITY, Feb 18: As Kuwait was affected by a strong sandstorm, the weather conditions and wind movements were expected to result in thunderstorm, an official at the Directorate General of Civil Aviation’s (DGCA) Meteorological Department said Sunday.  The department head Meteorologist Abdulaziz Al-Qarawi told KUNA that the temperatures …

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Motorists cautioned against sandstorm – Air traffic normal, schools open

KUWAIT CITY, Feb 18, (KUNA): Road users are advised to take extra precaution during the current dust storm sweeping Kuwait, said the Interior Ministry Sunday. The ministry’s public relations department said that low visibility might result in traffic accidents, indicating that drivers should take care and help protect themselves and …

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