Heavy, thundery rain and strong winds to lash Qatar today


The country’s meteorological department has predicted thundery rain showers and strong winds across the country today.

There is also a good chance of poor visibility at several places. The wind speed could reach 25 knots with thundery rain inshore, while offshore it could reach up to 22 knots.

Abu Samra is expected to experience the day’s highest temperature, 28C, followed by 24C in Doha, Mesaieed and Al Wakrah. Al Ruwais and Dukhan (22C) and Al Khor (21C) will also experience sunny weather.

The minimum temperature of 14C is expected at Al Khor, Dukhan and Abu Samra, followed by 16C at Ruwais, and 17C in Doha and at Mesaieed and Wakrah.

Those who are going out today, please be doubly careful.