Police also urged drivers not to speed, and to drive below 80 kilometres-per-hour. It also instructed drivers to maintain a safe gap between vehicles and stressed the importance of monitoring weather forecasts and safety instructions on its smart platforms.
The National Weather Service said on Tuesday and on Wednesday may see record cold from the southern Plains to the Mississippi Valley to the Great Lakes and beyond.
Cooler temperatures and lighter wind trapped heavy smog over the Indian capital on Wednesday, pushing pollution to “severe” levels in many places with no immediate relief in sight, government agencies said.
Authorities found the bodies of two young children, including a 5-year-old boy, and a third child was missing in central Arizona after a vehicle was swept away while attempting to cross a runoff-swollen creek.
Fiercer weather and worsening wildfires drove more than 20 million people a year from their homes over the last decade — a problem set to worsen unless leaders act swiftly to head off surging climate threats, anti-poverty charity Oxfam said on Monday.
Northern Saudi Arabia is experiencing dust storm on Friday evening, it is expected that the storm would head towards the centre, east of the Kingdom and other Gulf States in the coming days.
Fourteen children and three women were killed in "rain-related incidents" in northwest Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) province, local relief official Taimur Ali said.
The National Meteorological Centre (NMC) predicts that the Saturday and Sunday weather will be partially cloudy and humid at night. The NMC expected some rain on Monday, in the far north and east of the country, with a decrease in temperatures.
Various areas in the country on Tuesday witnessed active, northeasterly winds with a velocity of 42 km / h from nearly 11am until 3pm, according to the National Centre of Meteorology.
The NCM has called on drivers and pedestrians to take all necessary precautions when on the roads due to poor visibility because of the fog. In a statement, the Centre said that poor horizontal visibility is expected at times over some internal areas.