16 Apr 2018 - 7:59
Meteorology Department warns of thunder, rain and strong wind
Doha: Weather inshore until 6 p.m. on Monday will be slight dust and partly cloudy to cloudy at times with chance of scattered rain, thundery at places at times, the Department of Meteorology said in its daily weather report, warning of expected thundery rain at places associated with sudden strong wind.
Offshore, it will be slight dust and partly cloudy to cloudy with a chance of scattered rain may be thundery at times, the report added, warning of expected thunder rain associated with strong wind and high sea.
Wind inshore will be northeasterly to southeasterly 06 to 16/25 knot during thundery rain. Offshore, it will be northeasterly to southeasterly at 05 to 15 knot, reaching to 25 knot with the thunder rain.
Visibility will be 04 to 08/03 kilometer or less during thundery rain.
Sea state inshore will be one to two feet, rises to three feet at places at times, while offshore it will be two to four feet, rises to eight feet with the thunder rain.