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Mohammed Alaa, Staff Reporter
The National Center of Meteorology (NCM) has expected that the weather on Tuesday will be fair to partly cloudy. Low clouds will appear over the Eastern coast by morning and some convective clouds may form over the mountains by afternoon. Humid by night and Wednesday morning with a probability of fog or mist formation northward. Light to moderate northeasterly to northwesterly winds, freshening at times causing blowing dust during daytime, with a speed of 18–30, reaching 40km/hour. The sea will be moderate in the Arabian Gulf and slight to moderate in Oman Sea.
The NCM also stated that the weather on Wednesday would be fair to partly cloudy at times, with a probability of some convective clouds formation eastward by afternoon. Humid by night and on Thursday morning over some internal areas.
The winds would be light to moderate southeasterly becoming northwesterly winds, freshening at times during daytime causing blowing dust, with a speed of 18–30, reaching 40km/hr. The sea will be slight to moderate in the Arabian Gulf and in Oman Sea.
On Thursday, the weather is expected to be fair to partly cloudy, with a chance of some convective clouds formation eastward associated with rainfall, according to the NCM.
“Temperatures tend to increase over the internal areas. Light to moderate southeasterly becoming northwesterly winds, freshening at times during daytime causing blowing dust, with a speed of 18–30, reaching 40km/hr. The sea will be slight to moderate in the Arabian Gulf and in Oman Sea,” NCM added.
PARROT SHOW: Ajman Tourism Development Department (ATDD) hosted a live parrot show at Al Zorah Natural Reserve in collaboration with the UAE Parrots Group to raise awareness for this hobby which is gaining an increasing interest among Emirati youth and contributes to attracting more visitors to Ajman. The number of participants in the 45 minutes live show reached 11 amateurs from the UAE Parrots Group with 18 Macaw parrots.
Parrot breeding is an interesting hobby that brings together many young people who meet to share experience and have a good time. Ibrahim Al-Marai established the group with a team of Emirati youth who have aspirations to raise awareness for this hobby by conducting various activities, events and performances that showcase the capabilities of the trained parrots at several tourist destinations in the UAE. The group includes now many new members in addition to the ladies team that supports achieving the group objectives.
The rain was experienced in Al Ain, Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Fuiajrah, and some areas of Sharjah.
The NCM said Saturday would be cloudy with a chance of scattered rain starting in the morning over the islands, gradually approaching the coasts and the Northern regions in the afternoon.
Sharjah residents were seen collecting hailstones after the Emirate experienced a hailstorm. Streaks of lightning blazed across UAE skies, including the Sharjah’s Buhairah Corniche, where traffic was thin on Sunday.
The scene was no different in Sharjah. Dark, ominous clouds dotted the skies on Sunday morning, heralding the prospect of a rainfall which subsequently hit the emirate. There were sporadic streaks of lightning witnessed by some residents.
During the meeting, they discussed friendship relations and various aspects of cooperation and coordination between the UAE and the United States of America, especially in the defence and military sectors.
The Philippine Overseas Labour Office in Dubai (POLO-Dubai) which has been upgrading its digital services and which has been on road tours with the Philippine Consulate General in Dubai (PCG-Dubai) to the Northern Emirates, is going for another outreach programme on September 18
The Dubai Court of Appeal commuted a judgment of three years imprisonment issued by the Criminal Court against an Asian woman and a gang from an Eastern European country to 6 months in prison, while upholding the fine of Dhs29,800 and the deportation after serving the terms.