Separate areas of the country witnessed medium to heavy rain due a state of atmospheric instability as the upper low pressure extending from the west over the country deepens, coinciding with the extension of a surface low pressure from the south, and the continued flow of clouds from the Red Sea towards the country, according to the National Centre of Meteorology (NCM).
Different rains with lightning and thunder lashed separate parts of the country on Tuesday due to being affected by a state of instability, as the high depression from the west deepened and drew closer, accompanied by an extended surface depression from the south.
The National Centre of Meteorology (NCM) expected the weather to be clear to partly cloudy as of Monday until next Thursday, with chances of fog formation in different areas of the country, accompanied by a rise in temperatures.
Dense fog blanketed different areas of the UAE on Wednesday, which lasted for 7 hours. The formation of fog started at 2am and continued until 9am as a result of the country being affected by weak surface pressures, accompanied by an atmospheric high extension in the upper layers of the atmosphere.
Thick fog continued to form for the second day in a row across various parts in the country on Thursday. The fog lasted for 12 hours and a half in several areas of the country on Thursday, as it started at exactly 10 pm and continued until 10:30am, because of the country being affected by surface high-pressure systems, accompanied with a ridge of upper air high pressure, according to the National Centre for Meteorology (NCM).
The National Centre of Meteorology (NCM) expects that there will be chances of light to medium rain from Saturday until Monday. It also expects the weather to be fair to partly cloudy and cloudy at times over some coastal and northern areas by night with chance of light rainfall by Sunday morning.
Light to medium rains lashed separate areas of the UAE on Sunday as a result of shallow air depression in the north and east and a high air extension in the west, accompanied by an extension of an air depression in the upper layers of the atmosphere.
The National Centre of Meteorology (NCM) expects the weather on Tuesday to be dusty to partly cloudy in general, and tend to be cold during daytime and cold by night. Humid by night and Wednesday morning with a probability of fog or mist formation over some eastern inland areas.
Various areas across the UAE on Monday saw a significant drop in temperature of nearly four degrees Celsius. Temperature in Abu Dhabi was on Monday 20 degrees Celsius, down from 24 degrees Celsius on Sunday.