Latest weather forecast alerts for this weekend


Published: 2020-03-11 18:06

Last Updated: 2020-03-12 09:48

Latest weather forecast alerts for this weekend
Latest weather forecast alerts for this weekend

The Kingdom and the surrounding region will be affected by a weather depression centered between the Palestinian coast and the north of Egypt.

This requires issuing several recommendations to deal with the forecast converged mostly on Thursday evening till Saturday, according to Arabia Weather.

Some of these alerts include:

- The intensity of the Eastern wind and the accompanied gusts of wind are expected to become vigorous after the crossing of a cold high-efficiency air front on Thursday evening, as winds could reach 100 km/hour. This requires securing, fastening and immobilizing the possessions and personal properties outdoor in Amman and the main Jordanian cities.

- Heavy thunderstorms are expected in different parts of the Kingdom, including the southern regions that include the Jordan Valley, Wadi Araba, Dead Sea, and Aqaba on the nights of Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. People are urged to stay away from the low-lying areas, due to the chance of flashfloods, especially during the late hours of the night.

- The weather is expected to be dry and will gradually become dusty in most regions, in conjunction with high-speed winds and low horizontal visibility, especially in desert areas.

- The tidal waves in the Gulf of Aqaba become tumultuous with a big rise in the sea level, which could affect the Maritime navigation Thursday and Friday evening.