Arab Weather - Sinan Khalaf - The weather forecast staff at the Arab Regional Weather Center monitors the possible developments and paths of the dense dust wave that dominates the atmosphere of Qassim and Hafr Al-Batin, and its expansion and its gradual and slow advance towards eastern and central Saudi Arabia, specifically the city of Riyadh.
According to the latest satellite images, the dust mass came close to the city of Riyadh, and it is expected to start its direct impact on the capital before midnight, or shortly before that, accompanied by a significant decrease in the range of horizontal visibility, which may reach up to 500 m in some periods, to continue Impact on the capital tonight and tomorrow Saturday.
These weather conditions require attention from:
The risk of a decrease in the range of horizontal visibility due to dust and dust stirred up
Risk of additives in patients with respiratory system and eyes due to dust