Weather warning and current road conditions in Jordan

Jordan

Published: 2020-02-09 11:40

Last Updated: 2020-02-09 13:04


Weather warning and current road conditions in Jordan
Weather warning and current road conditions in Jordan
Roya News Source

Following the unstable weather conditions that the Kingdom is currently witnessing, the Public Security Directorate (PSD) has published the road conditions in all the Jordanian governorates until 10:30 am as follows:

The southern province of Ma'an: All roads are open with extreme caution, except the Ras Al Naqab road as the area is witnessing some snowfall.

The southern province of Tafilah:

  • Al Qadesiyyah- Al Rashadiyyah road: closed due to snow accumulation.
  • Al Ais-Al-Ain Al-Baida road: closed due to snow accumulation.
  • Gharandal road: closed due to snowfall.

Western Ma'an: The area is witnessing snowfall, with some accumulation. The concerned bodies are working on opening the road.

The PSD also confirmed that all roads in Central Amman are open with extreme caution, except the Wadi Al Qamar road in Russeifah as it was closed as a precaution.

However, all the other roads in the Kingdom are open.

The PSD called on drivers to exercise utmost precaution, commit to traffic rules, not to drive too fast to avoid the risk of slippery roads, leave space between their vehicles and the other vehicles and use fog lights when necessary.

For emergencies and inquiries, call the PSD at 911.