NCM issues weather forecasts for next five days

ABU DHABI, The National Center of Meteorology (NCM) forecasts that weather over the coming five days will be humid and cloudy in general with a chance for light to moderate winds.

Following is a detailed weather forecast issued by the NCM on Thursday for the coming days: Friday: Humid in the morning, with a probability of mist formation especially northward, becoming hazy and partly cloudy over some areas. Some low clouds will appear eastward. Temperatures will tend to decrease in the western areas.

Wind: Light to moderate northwesterly winds freshening gradually westward, causing blowing dust, with a speed of 20 � 35 km/hr, reaching 42 km/hr.

Sea: Moderate, becoming rough gradually, especially westward in the Arabian Gulf and slight to moderate in Oman Sea.

Saturday: Humid in the morning with a probability of mist formation northward, becoming partly cloudy. Some low clouds will appear eastward, with further decrease in temperature.

Wind: Moderate to fresh northwesterly winds westward and easterly winds eastward of the country, causing blowing dust and dust-suspension, with a speed of 20 � 30, reaching 40 km/hr.

Sea: Rough westward, becoming moderate in general by evening and night in the Arabian Gulf and slight to moderate in Oman Sea.

Sunday: Humid in the morning northward and partly cloudy at times with formation of clouds over mountains by afternoon.

Wind: Light to moderate northwesterly winds westward and easterly eastward of the country, freshening at times, causing blowing dust, with a speed of 20 � 30, reaching 38 km/hr.

Sea: Slight to moderate in the Arabian Gulf and in Oman Sea.

Monday: Humid in the morning with a probability of fog or mist formation, becoming partly cloudy over some areas with a chance of convective clouds eastward by afternoon.

Wind: Light to moderate easterly to northeasterly and northerly freshening at time, causing blowing dust, with a speed of 20 � 30, reaching 40 km/hr.

Sea: Slight to moderate in the Arabian Gulf and in Oman Sea.

Tuesday: Fair to partly cloudy, with a probability of some cloud formation over mountains eastward by afternoon.

Wind: Moderate to fresh Northwesterly westward and easterly eastward, causing blowing dust, with a speed of 20 � 30 km/hr, reaching 40 km/hr.

Sea: Slight to moderate in the Arabian Gulf and in Oman Sea.

Source: Emirates News Agency